PipeChat Digest #1459 - Wednesday, June 14, 2000
 
Getting Fritzed for a Gress!
  by "arpncorn" <arpncorn@davesworld.net>
Fw: Organ removal from Vassar college
  by "VEAGUE" <dutchorgan@svs.net>
Crown Imperial
  by <quilisma@socal.rr.com>
Re: Crown Imperial
  by "Hans-Dieter Karras" <hans@hdkarras.de>
 


(back) Subject: Getting Fritzed for a Gress! From: "arpncorn" <arpncorn@davesworld.net> Date: Tue, 13 Jun 2000 23:19:45 -0500   On Tue, 13 Jun 2000 18:20:57 -0400, Douglas A Campbell = <dougcampbell@juno.com> wrote:   <a Fritz mechanical action instrument>   Then Tim Bovard <tmbovard@arkansas.net> took Doug to task with a <BIG SNIP>   >The name of the firm is "FRITTS" -- not "FRITZ". (although it does > sound the same)   Unless he's referring to Fritz NOACK, by off-chance (which IS spelled the = same. . .)   A possibility, mayhaps?   Arp (whose trying once more to get the shop network running and without a = shop 'puter again this week!)    
(back) Subject: Fw: Organ removal from Vassar college From: "VEAGUE" <dutchorgan@svs.net> Date: Tue, 13 Jun 2000 23:21:25 -0500   My understanding of properly-voiced mixtures is to add a silvery sparkle- NOT call all the dogs in the neighborhood. Sorry Bruce -and the kids.   Rick     ----- Original Message ----- From: Bob Scarborough <desertbob@rglobal.net> To: PipeChat <pipechat@pipechat.org> Sent: Tuesday, June 13, 2000 8:56 PM Subject: Re: Organ removal from Vassar college     At 03:02 PM 6/13/2000 PDT, you wrote: >On my small organs for public venues (incl. fish markets) >NO MIXTURES, ZIMBELS, SCHARFS<snip>   More silliness. Mixtures are the "crowning glory" to good organ tone, if properly voiced and regulated. They should NOT be screechy, as many = turned out in the "Over-Reform" era of the '60s-'70s. M=F6ller turned out = screechy mixtures by the boxcar full during this time; usually some additional cut-up takes care of the problem.   DeserTBoB   "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      
(back) Subject: Crown Imperial From: <quilisma@socal.rr.com> Date: Tue, 13 Jun 2000 21:46:43 -0700   As any English or French organist knows, the REEDS are the crowning glory = of the organ (grin).   Cheers,   Full Swell to Cornopean   VEAGUE wrote:   > My understanding of properly-voiced mixtures is to add a silvery = sparkle- > NOT call all the dogs in the neighborhood. > Sorry Bruce -and the kids. > > Rick > > ----- Original Message ----- > From: Bob Scarborough <desertbob@rglobal.net> > To: PipeChat <pipechat@pipechat.org> > Sent: Tuesday, June 13, 2000 8:56 PM > Subject: Re: Organ removal from Vassar college > > At 03:02 PM 6/13/2000 PDT, you wrote: > >On my small organs for public venues (incl. fish markets) > >NO MIXTURES, ZIMBELS, SCHARFS<snip> > > More silliness. Mixtures are the "crowning glory" to good organ tone, = if > properly voiced and regulated. They should NOT be screechy, as many = turned > out in the "Over-Reform" era of the '60s-'70s. M=F6ller turned out = screechy > mixtures by the boxcar full during this time; usually some additional > cut-up takes care of the problem. > > DeserTBoB > > "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 > > "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    
(back) Subject: Re: Crown Imperial From: "Hans-Dieter Karras" <hans@hdkarras.de> Date: Wed, 14 Jun 2000 08:24:51 +0200   Dear List,   > As any English or French organist knows, the REEDS are the crowning = glory of > the organ (grin).   Right, only the germans thinking, the Mixtures are the crowning glory of = the organ! ;-)     ________________________________   Hans-Dieter Karras Concertorganist/Composer Music Director St.Ulrici Lutheran Church Braunschweig Alter Zeughof 2 D-38100 Braunschweig Germany Phone: +49-531-17280 / 17290 Fax: +49-531-16906   Email: hans@hdkarras.de URL: http://www.hdkarras.de ________________________________