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Nunc Dimittis Peter McNeely Fyfe, 92, died May 7 in Nashville, Tennessee. For 35 years, he served as organist and choirmaster for Christ Church...
Recording Notes II Last month I recounted some musings that passed through my mind during preparation for my recent Frescobaldi recording sessions,...
Cuthbert and the Cow Cuthbert (634–687 AD) was a monk and later a bishop in the Northumbrian Church, in the northeast of England, the area of modern...
Readers of a report on the third Southeastern Historical Keyboard Society conclave, published in The Diapason for February 1983, were treated to four...
In honor of Marilyn Keiser’s 75th birthday (she was born on July 12, 1941), we offer this glimpse into her journey as a well-respected musician and...
Schoenstein & Co. Pipe Organ Builders, Benicia, California  Ladue Chapel Presbyterian Church, St. Louis, Missouri This new organ is the...
Orgues Létourneau,St-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada The Sabbatino Family Memorial Pipe Organ, St. Joseph’s Church in Greenwich Village, New York, New York...
Nunc Dimittis Richard William Knapp, 80, of West Simsbury, Connecticut, died February 21. Born in Mineola, New York, on May 15, 1935, Knapp earned a...
Bytes to be proud of: A reader comments on tempi in early music In mid-April I received a most welcome communication from musicologist and...
Recording Notes I At the end of last month’s column, I noted that I was scheduled to make a recording of Frescobaldi harpsichord music during the...
Living documents Purist: A person who insists on absolute adherence to traditional rules or structures. During the second half of the twentieth...
The Twenty-Second Robert and Joyce Jones Midwinter Organ Conference in Waco, Texas, brought together a stellar line-up of performers and presenters...
This article is the continuation of a feature in the August 2015 issue of The Diapason. This article was delivered as a lecture for the Midwinter...
Glück Pipe Organs, New York, New York Marble Collegiate Church, New York, New York Marble Collegiate Church, known for its dynamic ministers and...
Nunc Dimittis Grigg Thompson Fountain died in Albuquerque on February 14. He was 97 years old. Born in October 1918, in Bishopville, South Carolina,...
HKSNA, Duphly, Skowroneck, Leonhardt, and Kreisler: A Twisted Tale The 2016 meeting of the Historical Keyboard Society of North America took place in...
Human gestures The 2007 documentary film Note by Note: The Making of Steinway L1037, provides a rare glimpse into the art of building pianos. The...
Motivation, Practicing, Fun, Guidance, & Projection II This month I will continue questioning, musing, speculating—almost free-associating—about...
The 55th annual University of Michigan Organ Conference, with the theme “Organ Music of Central Europe,” took place October 4–6, 2015. Following...
The lower level of the motherhouse of the Dominican Sisters of Sinsinawa Mound, Wisconsin, is an immense circular structure that contains literally a...
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