Tag Archives: pipe organ
Rule Brittainia, Jonathan Scott. . . . still bingeing on everything royal.
A bit of a whimsical piece. J. Haydn: Pieces for Musical Clock (Flötenuhr) Hob. XIX:1-32 Performed on pipe organ by Bruno Vlahek No.1 Allegro moderato No.2 Andante No.5 Menueto No.10 Vivace No.11 Menueto No.12 Presto
In the United States, tomorrow we officially remember those that gave their lives fighting for our freedom. I was able to find this piece by Jermaine Cain to post on the day before Memorial Day.
Well, isn’t this special. Scott Joplin‘s “The Entertainer” arranged by the one and only E. Power Biggs and performed by Dr. Anthony Hammond. Relax, enjoy.
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
*I Get By With A Little Help From My Friends I wasn’t motivated to go searching for a piece for this week. I gave up and thought that no one would notice. As I perused my news feeds this morning, … Continue reading
“The Cannon” Pachelbel’s Canon is an accompanied canon by the German Baroque composer Johann Pachelbel in his Canon and Gigue for 3 violins and basso continuo (German: Kanon und Gigue für 3 Violinen mit Generalbaß) (PWC 37, T. 337, PC 358). It is sometimes called Canon and Gigue in … Continue reading
While fans of Virgil Fix may disagree, Edward George Power Biggs (1906-1977) was the most renowned organist of the 20th Century. His bio can be found here. Back in 1986, I was presenting at a conference in Boston, MA and … Continue reading