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Welcome to THE DIAPASON eNEWS. This month we note the appointments of Jo Deen (Jody) Blaine Davis as president of the United Church of Christ Musicians Association, Jens Korndörfer to First…
Welcome to THE DIAPASON eNEWS. We note the appointments of Joey Brink to the University of Chicago, Monica Czausz to Christ Church Cathedral, Houston, Charles Miller to Phillip Truckenbrod Concert…
Welcome to the August 2015 Newsletter of THE DIAPASON. The schedule for church musicians and teachers gears up with a new church/school year. See the many special events listed below. This newsletter…
Welcome to THE DIAPASON eNEWS. We report the happy news of competition results, for the 2015 Lynnwood Farnam Competition (Canada’s oldest organ competition), and the Taylor Organ Competition in…
Welcome to THE DIAPASON eNEWS. In this issue we note the passing of McNeil Robinson, the destruction by tornado of Zion Lutheran Church (and its Vogelpohl and Spaeth organ) in Delmont, South Dakota,…
Welcome to THE DIAPASON eNEWS. In this issue we note the passing of organbuilder Georg Steinmeyer and of organist and teacher Paul Jordan. Organ-building news includes a fire at the workshop of J.…
We have much good news to report, including the creation of the Sebastian M. Glück College Scholarship, the new partnership Odell Organs, THE DIAPASON’s recent visit to the Juilliard School, Jordan…
I write this on a snowy day (it is officially spring) but despite the weather all is well, and we have positive news to report. Our 20 under 30 winners have been selected—click on 20 UNDER 30 to see…
As many of us face practice times in very cold churches (it is below zero as I write this today), we begin Lent and all the work that will lead up to a glorious (and warmer, we hope!) Easter. We wish…
Here we are, in the bleak midwinter (this is being written as the East Coast receives “snow on snow”)—with the glorious holidays behind us, and now at the start of a new year. It’s a good time to…