PipeChat Digest #1234 - Saturday, January 22, 2000
Re: Crypt Organ
  by "David Scribner" <david@blackiris.com>
Re: Music Request
  by "Irwin Franklin" <irwinfranklin@yahoo.com>
  by "Daryl Robinson" <darylrobinson@hotmail.com>

(back) Subject: Re: Crypt Organ From: "David Scribner" <david@blackiris.com> Date: Fri, 21 Jan 2000 09:19:20 -0600   At 6:52 PM -0500 1/19/00, VEAGUE wrote: >Looking thru a book on pump organs, I came upon a pic from 1899 showing a >2m/ pedal pump organ in the crypt at St. John The Divine in NYC. >Anyone know anything on this- If it's still there? What happened to it?   I have contacted Douglass Hunt, who is the Curator of organs at St. John the Divine and he sent me the following:   *********************** I have probably seen the same photograph of a reed organ in the Tiffany chapel in the Cathedral. As far as I know it was a Mason and Hamlin, and = the instrument and its location were advertised by them. Apparently, it did = not remain there for long as Hutchings built a pipe organ for the same chapel around 1898 or 99. This instrument was possibly built with the = involvement of E. M. Skinner, who was with Hutchings in the 1890's. Sadly, the chapel and both instruments are long gone, though much of the Tiffany interior is now housed in the Morse Museum in Winter Park, Florida. ************************   David    
(back) Subject: Re: Music Request From: "Irwin Franklin" <irwinfranklin@yahoo.com> Date: Fri, 21 Jan 2000 13:17:20 -0800 (PST)   Are the Bossi pieces in print? If so, by whom.   --- Hans-Dieter Karras <hans@hdkarras.de> wrote: > > ----- Original Message ----- > From: Bob Scarborough <desertbob@rglobal.net> > To: PipeChat <pipechat@pipechat.org> > Sent: Saturday, January 15, 2000 1:00 PM > Subject: Re: Music Request > > > > Ah...Didn't Bossi write a concerto-like piece for > organ and orchestra? > > That name does sound familiar in that regard, at > least! > > > > DeserTBoB > > Marco Enrico Bossi wrote a Concert piece in C minor > for organ and orchestra > (very dark and dramatic) > and the wonderful Concerto in a-minor for organ and > orchestra (wonderful and > virtuos with a good Final). > > Hans > > > "Pipe Up and Be Heard!" > PipeChat: A discussion List for pipe/digital > organs & related topics > HOMEPAGE : http://www.pipechat.org > List: mailto:pipechat@pipechat.org > Administration: mailto:admin@pipechat.org > Subscribe/Unsubscribe: mailto:requests@pipechat.org > > __________________________________________________ Do You Yahoo!? Talk to your friends online with Yahoo! Messenger. http://im.yahoo.com  
(back) Subject: Bossi. From: "Daryl Robinson" <darylrobinson@hotmail.com> Date: Fri, 21 Jan 2000 15:33:43 CST   I have a copy of the Entre=E9 Pontifacl=E9 by Bossi that I found in some = old music that I inherited.         Daryl Robinson Organist-First Christian Church, Houston, Tx.   ______________________________________________________ Get Your Private, Free Email at http://www.hotmail.com