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Cover Rieger-Kloss Company, Krnov, Czech Republic Madison Street United Methodist Church, Clarksville, Tennessee Madison Street United Methodist...
On July 28, 2002, I had the good fortune to play a recital on two historic organs as part of the 15th annual International Festival of Historic...
News from Bok Tower The Historic Bok Sanctuary in Lake Wales, Florida, announces its 18th International Carillon Festival, 8-16 February 2003,...
Paul B. Batson, Jr. of Girard, Ohio, died on October 29, 2002, at the age of 72, after a 15 year battle with cancer. He was an active organist in the...
Cover Martin Pasi, Roy, Washington Bedford Presbyterian Church, Bedford, New York The Millennium Organ   The organ committee of Bedford...
Remembering David's (and my) digs David Britton died on September 22, 1992. As AIDS continues still to take its toll, one thing we survivors can do...
Larry Abbott, 75, died quietly in his home in Santa Monica, California, on June 29. He was a founding partner of Abbott and Sieker Organbuilders, the...
"Despite the nay-sayers, the organ is very much alive and we're going to keep it that way." With that hopeful remark, Fred Swann opened the...
I imagine that many of you here are wondering how it is to be 90 years old. You may be saying to yourself, "poor fellow, he'll be lucky if he...
The Lee Conklin Antique Organ and History Museum in Hanover, Michigan and the Heiss Haus Museum in Nashville, Michigan were joint hosts for a two-day...
Cover Berghaus Organ Company, Inc., Bellwood, Illinois First United Methodist Church, DeKalb, Illinois   The Berghaus Organ Company of Bellwood...
Frederick B. Hyde, emeritus professor from the Department of Music, University of Alabama, died on March 7, 2001. Fred, whom I came to know at...
Dana Cottle Brown, Minister of Music Emeritus at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Alexandria, Virginia, died on March 9, after an extended illness...
It is quite uncommon in organ literature to find a composition collectively based on the preexisting melodies and literary works of another composer...
The main site of this year's Southeastern Historical Keyboard Society Conclave was the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. Appropriately, then...
Cover Aeolian-Skinner opus 1015 (1940), restored 2001 by Thomas-Pierce, Inc., Palm Beach, Florida Music room of Thomas R. Thomas and J. Steven McCall...
Ronald Edward Ballard, of Little Rock, Arkansas, died on January 23, from kidney, liver, and heart disease. Born on January 9, 1947, in North Little...
Sunday, July 30, 2000 was the 250th anniversary of the death of Johann Sebastian Bach, and throughout Thüringen there were major celebrations to...
In 1988 the County of Los Angeles received its largest gift ever of $50,000,000 from Mrs. Lillian Disney, the widow of the late Walt Disney, for the...
Cover Quimby Pipe Organs, Inc., Warrensburg, Missouri Robert E. Jacoby Symphony Hall, The Time-Union Center for the Performing Arts, Jacksonville,...