St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Hanover, PA
A clavichord, viewed from above
Jonathan Oblander in the Berghaus organ, La Casa de Cristo, Scottsdale, AZ
Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Sauk Rapids, MN, K.C. Marrin Op. 3
Newtown United Methodist Church, Cincinnati, OH, Rathke organ
An 18th-century clavichord
Christ Church, Rochester, New York
St. Chrysostom’s Church, Chicago, Fisk organ
First Presbyterian Church, Evansville, IN, Fisk organ
Bells of the carillon at Culver Academies, Culver, IN
First Presbyterian Church, Ypsilanti, MI, Martin Ott organ
Participants in Schoenstein Competition: judges Stephanie Nofar-Kelly, Scott Hanoian, Huw Lewis; contestants Meghan Meloy Ness, Sarah Simko, Annelisa Crabtree, Dean Robinson.
August 17, 2018
Grace Church, New York, New York, announces its 2018–2019 Season of Bach at Noon and Weekend Organ Meditations. Bach at Noon takes place every Tuesday through Friday,... more
August 17, 2018
Michael Barone, amiable host and senior executive producer of Pipedreams, marks his 50th anniversary of employment at Minnesota Public Radio on ... more
August 17, 2018
Campbellsville University, Campbellsville, Kentucky, announces its 11th Annual Noon Concert Series with organ recitals at 12:20 p.m. in Ransdell Chapel or Our Lady of... more
August 16, 2018
Frank G. Rippl died August 11, at the age of 71. Born July 8, 1947, in Neenah, Wisconsin, he served as organist and choirmaster of All Saints Episcopal Church, Appleton... more
August 01, 2018
Nunc Dimittis Donald A. Grooms, 78, died May 7, following complications caused by a stroke. Born in Paris, Texas, he was an honor graduate of Paris High School. During his... more
August 01, 2018
Mazel tov to muscle tone We have a close friend in Maine who has always taken pride in his self-sufficiency. He built his own house, and in the twenty-five years he and his... more
August 01, 2018
Death and taxis in Vienna A particular obituary that escaped my timely notice reported the death of the recently retired harpsichord professor Gordon Murray, Isolde Ahlgrimm’... more
Votteler-Holtkamp-Sparling Organ
Votteler-Holtkamp-Sparling Organ, built in 1941 for Kulas Recital Hall, Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, Ohio: three manuals and pedal, 30 stops, 41 ranks. With the exception of the 16′ Subbass and... more

1995 Fowler self-contained pipe organ.

Two manuals, seven ranks, all solid state control.

Ideal for smaller church seating up to 200.

Full details on request. Complete with 10...

Nid: 2777

1898 Hinners Chapel Reed Organ.

6-octave keyboard, 14 stops (10 speaking) in a heavy golden oak console.

In addition to the foot treadles with 2 bellows, it has a crankshaft with 3...

Nid: 2778

Collections of organ books, recordings, and music, for divorce, estate, gift, and tax purposes.

Stephen L. Pinel, Appraiser. 

629 Edison Drive, East Windsor, NJ 08520-5205....

Nid: 2780

Harpsichord Technique: A Guide to Expressivity, Second Edition, by Nancy Metzger.

Book, organ, harpsichord CDs at author’s website, best prices.


Nid: 2781

Stephen Tharp plays favorite hymns for solo organ available for immediate download on iTunes or as a physical compact disc.

Skinner Organ, Opus 820 at Holy Rosary Cathedral


Nid: 2784

Baldwin/COS C360 two-manual with full pedalboard, 39 pull stops, full presets, toe pistons, couplers, MIDI, dual 50 watt; excellent condition, $3000. Hal Greenlee,...

Nid: 3323

1961 Moller 4-rank Artiste for sale, great condition, $10,000/obo. It was rebuilt in the 1990's and has a Peterson solid state pedal relay. We also have a 3-rank Moller petite, $8,500/obo. We...

Nid: 3497

Frederick Hohman's practice pipe organ remnants (three lots) for immediate sale in South Bend, Indiana.  

Lot 1:  5 ranks from 1950s vintage Kilgen Harmonic...

Nid: 3526

The CD The Organs of the Abbey in Zirc is exclusively available from Michael's Music Service, imported from Hungary. It features the  II/17 Aquincum (2004) and a III/44 Rieger (...

Nid: 3534

 Hupalo & Repasky Pipe Organs is seeking a qualified individual in pipe organ building. Applicant should have some experience but ready to expand their knowledge from a certified Master...

Nid: 3535
Thomas Gaynor
THOMAS GAYNOR Concert Organist Winner of the 2017 St. Albans International Organ Competition In July 2017, New Zealand-born organist Thomas Gaynor was awarded the First Prize in Organ... more
Votteler-Holtkamp-Sparling Organ
Votteler-Holtkamp-Sparling Organ, built in 1941 for Kulas Recital Hall, Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, Ohio: three manuals and pedal, 30 stops, 41 ranks. With the exception of the 16′ Subbass and... more
Here we are at the end of August and the end of summer 2018. Within the next few weeks, a new choir year and/... more
It is now nearly the end of July—where is Summer ’18 going with such a rush? We here at THE DIAPASON trust... more
As you receive this newsletter, we will be approaching the Independence Day holiday. The staff of THE... more
My wife Wendy’s daughter Meg is a vibrant young woman who inherited an intense sense of curiosity from her... more

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