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Nunc Dimittis Harry Lyn Huff, minister of music for Old South Church, Copley Square, Boston, Massachusetts, died November 3, of complications from a...
In 2017 the anniversaries of numerous composers can be commemorated, albeit some of their birth and death dates are not known for certain. Some names...
The Organ Historical Society celebrated its 60th anniversary in Philadelphia from June 26–July 2, 2016, with a memorably diverse array of instruments...
This is the second installment in a series of articles that will offer ideas for enriching service playing. (The first installment, on hymn playing,...
People, look east.  The time is near . . . We’ve done it again. We’ve finished a holiday season replete with performances of Messiah and...
According to Janus The ancient Romans worshipped many gods. Janus, who provided the name for our first month of the year, had two faces, which...
Dobson Pipe Organ Builders, Lake City, Iowa St. Dunstan’s Episcopal Church, Carmel Valley, California Dobson Pipe Organ Builders of Lake City, Iowa,...
Parkey OrganBuilders,  Norcross, Georgia Opus 16 First United Methodist Church, Dalton, Georgia First United Methodist Church of Dalton, Georgia...
Nunc Dimittis Jonathan E. Biggers, associate professor of music and Edwin Link Endowed Professor in Organ and Harpsichord at Binghamton University,...
Disjunct Motion II If we observe that some of our students treat notes that are released into silence differently from notes that are released into...
Winds across the prairie Andy Rooney, long-time curmudgeonly commentator on CBS’s 60 Minutes, once said that he considered the best cities to be...
Christmas musings: Several suggestions for a“Giving or Receiving” book list While surveying the vast array of books, scores, and recordings packed...
On June 28, 2016, I met with Charles W. Ore at his home outside of Seward, Nebraska, to interview him on the occasion of his upcoming 80th birthday...
When Pablo Casals (at age 93) was asked why he continued to practice the cello three hours a day, he replied, “I’m beginning to notice some...
Juget-Sinclair Organbuilders, Montréal, Québec, Opus 42 Christ the King Catholic Church, Dallas, Texas During a visit to his hometown of Winston-...
Ortloff Organ Company, LLC, Brookline, Massachusetts Opus 1 – 2016 In collaboration with Russell & Company Organ Builders St. Joseph’s Catholic...
Nunc Dimittis Raymond Daveluy, Canadian organist, composer and teacher, died September 1. He was 89. As a youth he studied with his father, organist...
Some thoughts on programming A frequently asked question after a recital is: “How did you come up with such a program?” Depending on the tone of...
Follow the money In August of 1974, Richard Nixon resigned as President of the United States, ending a long process of suspicion, investigation, and...
Albuquerque is the largest city in New Mexico, in which is located the Cathedral of St. John, seat of the Bishop of the Diocese of the Rio Grande....
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