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Recording of the organ at Saint Patrick’s Cathedral

Daniel Brondel is one of the organists at Saint Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City and is featured in a recording on the organ in the cathedral. Daniel is a musician’s musician – he does it all: concert pianist (performing … Continue reading

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Complete Organ Works of JS Bach recorded on Silbermann Pipe Organs in Surround Sound

Recorded on 8 Silbermann pipe organs, this recording of the complete organ works of JS Bach comprise 19 Super Audio SACDs and is one of the finest recordings of the complete organ works of JS Bach. The SACDs are accompanied … Continue reading

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Organ Recital in Boston – local organists play recital to benefit the restoration of two pipe organs

Organ Recital in Boston at Church of the Advent, Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 7:30pm, wine & cheese reception to follow. Recital to raise money for two historic pipe organs: Our Lady of Refuge in Brooklyn and Holy Cross Cathedral in Boston. Continue reading

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New Surround Sound Download and CD of Daniel Roth at Saint-Sulpice

Daniel Roth is known throughout the world as one of the top interpreters of the music of Charles-Marie Widor. This coming Christmas JAV Recordings will release a recording of Mr. Roth playing Widor Symphonies # 9 (Gothic) and # 10 (Romaine) on the Cavaillé-Coll organ at Saint-Sulpice in Paris, France. Continue reading

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Upcoming Pipe Organ Recording of Thomas Murray playing Elgar: Severn Suite

A new recording of Thomas Murray, Yale University Organist, playing the Newberry Memorial Organ in Woolsey Hall will be released this Fall (JAV 193). With its 197 ranks and 12,617 pipes, it is among the largest pipe organs in the world, and is widely considered to be one of the finest as well. Thomas Murray, known for performances of orchestral transcriptions, plays his own transcription of Elgar’s Severn Suite on this recordings. Continue reading

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Video of Daniel Roth speaking of new Improvisation Recording from Saint-Martin in Dudelange

July 29, 2012 – Christoph Frommen and Daniel Roth recently recorded a new SACD on the pipe organ in Saint-Martin in Dudelange. Daniel Roth commented that “At my first visit to the Dudelange Church, I was immediately fascinated by its … Continue reading

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Musicians promoting themselves through recording

Beautiful historic Strasbourg, France with its towering gothic cathedral, beautiful historic center and lush countryside is home to a very important pipe organ built in 1741 by the renowned Johann Andreas Silbermann. a member of the great Silbermann family of … Continue reading

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A.R. Schopp’s Sons starts repairs to Our Lady of Refuge Organ Pipes

February 15, 2012 Great progress is being made in both Warrensburg, Missouri and Alliance, Ohio on the Our Lady of Refuge pipe organ, thanks to the hundreds of people who made small donations to the Organ Fund. The craftsmen at … Continue reading

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Beethoven Symphonies transcribed for organ. Played on the Merklin & Schutzer Pipe Organ in Murcia Spain

This extraordinary double Hybrid SACD (2 hrs and 40 min playing time) offers two world premieres: rediscovered organ works by Edouard Batiste (1820-1876) played on an impressive 4-manual French symphonic organ (1857) that had never been recorded before: the Merklin … Continue reading

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Gerre Hancock (1934-2012)

I was deeply saddened to hear that Dr. Gerre Hancock passed away this afternoon. This man and his music were a great influence on me. My condolences to his family. Dr. Hancock you will be missed, but never forgotten.

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