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The Introduction of Organ Voluntaries: The Organist as Solo Performer Despite the emphasis on the organist as an accompanist in the first half of the...
Mary Skalicky holds BMus degrees in organ and piano from Southern Methodist University, and the MMus in organ from The University of Michigan....
John-Paul Buzard Pipe Organ Builders, Champaign, IL, has built a new organ for Immanuel Lutheran Church, Wisconsin Rapids, WI. The 2-manual, 23-stop...
News from Belgium Belgian Carillon School dubbed "Cultural Ambassador" Minister of Culture Hugo Weckx announced the list of Flemish...
Contrary to popular belief, there is a substantive body of African-American classical music. This music draws upon a wealth of influences which are...
Carl E. Burkel died on December 15, 1995 at his home in Jefferson City, MO, at the age of 69.  He had served as minister of music and organist...
Purcell postscripts Now that the 300th anniversary of Henry Purcell's death has been celebrated throughout 1995, one may reflect on what was gained...
The Osiris Archive--A Personal Account Internet address: http://osiris.wu-wien.ac.at/ftp/pub/ earlym-l/organs/ The Osiris Archive, since its...
On Tuesday night, March 5, 1996, the Church of the Holy Trinity, on Manhattan's Upper East side in New York City, paid tribute to E. Bronson Ragan,...
Karl Wilhelm, Inc., of Mont St-Hilaire, Québec, Canada, has built a new organ, opus 135, for Trinity Episcopal Church, Covington, KY. Karl...
Lawrence DeWitt, former chair of Miami University's music department, died on February 14 at Good Samaritan Hospital, Cincinnati, OH. Born in...
The Joseph Dill Baker Carillon in Frederick, Maryland, has been renovated recently and expanded to 49 bells. The carillon began as the last chime...
The present article complements a longer article written for The Diapason (August, 1993, pp. 12-13) on the four organ sonatas of Teisutis Makacinas....
Introduction Before examining the history of the development of organ pedagogy in America, it is necessary to understand some background on the early...
Gabriel Kney & Co., Ltd., London, Ontario, has built a new organ for St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Boone, NC. The planning and installation of the...
When Martin Neary succeeded Simon Preston as Westminster Abbey's Organist and Master of the Choristers in 1988, a distinguished career reached its...
The sixth French Organ Music Seminar took place in Paris with 37 organists participating. During the course of the seminar we heard and played 17...
"Cathedral Organist: A celebration of Louis Vierne at 125" was the theme of the 1995 San Anselmo Organ Festival. The Sunday evening opening concert...
Rosales Organ Builders, Inc., Los Angeles, CA, has built a new organ, op. 17, for King of Glory Lutheran Church, Dallas, TX: 32 stops, 37 voices, 48...
Experimentation in a radical, theatrical style has characterized much contemporary Swedish organ composition over the last twenty years, and Swedish...