Category Archives: pipe organ
It has been over a month since I posted a “Sunday Pipes.” My apologies. I return with one of the most recognizabale pieces composed by the late, great J S Bach. . . . BWV 565, aka “The Tocatta & … Continue reading
It has been said that if you don’t have a pipe organ, a Hammond B3 is the next best thing. And it sounds something like this: “ Summertime”
With editorial comment. Back in the mid-1960’s, the Catholic Church was “adapting” to the changes imposed upon the faithful by the destructive changes (IMHO) wrought by the Second Vatican Council. Once of the biggest changes was that of liturgical music. … Continue reading
“Adagio For Organ,” the inaugural composition for the pipe organ by Norwegian Morten Malvik.
I’m a little disapointed in myself that I didn’t think to look for this years ago. Jonathan Scott and his interpretation of “Summer,” taken from Antonio Vivaldi’s Four Seasons, ~1720.
It might be a little long, but can anyone listen to any 60-second segment of this piece and not recognize it? George Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue, by The Scott Brothers Duo
Missing last week and still rushing around getting mom’s affairs in order, I found this piece, honoring her (and my) Polish heritage, I give you: The Intermezzo – Cavalleria Rusticanna – Mascagni at the Sanctuary of Divine Mercy in Krakow, … Continue reading
I decided on something a little different for today. A short, yet interesting and entertaining news report about the very special Casavant organ at the Lewis & Clark Colleges’s Agnes Flanagan Chapel. What caught my ear was the two female … Continue reading
It’s that time of year again as we are just a few days away from the start of the 2022 Baseball season. A bit of a departure from my usual serious approach to the organ, but what’s a baseball game … Continue reading