PipeChat Digest #1298 - Friday, March 10, 2000 West Point, NY: Vacancy..Organ Installer and Repairer (X-post) by "Pat Maimone" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Dr. Gordon Turk at West Point Sunday, March 12 at 3:30 PM (X-post) by "Pat Maimone" <email@example.com> Re: Ten Commandments settings? by <JamesM8336@aol.com> Re: West Point, NY: Vacancy..Organ Installer and Repairer (X-post) by "Blaine Ricketts" <firstname.lastname@example.org> West Point by "LAMAR BOULET" <email@example.com> Re: West Point, NY: Vacancy..Organ Installer and Repairer (X-post) by <TRACKELECT@cs.com> Fw: West Point by "VEAGUE" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
(back) Subject: Dr. Gordon Turk at West Point Sunday, March 12 at 3:30 PM (X-post) From: "Pat Maimone" <email@example.com> Date: Thu, 9 Mar 2000 08:29:51 -0500 Come one, come all to hear Dr. GORDON TURK play a Distinguished Artists' Organ Recital sponsored by the USMA Class of 1936 at the C A D E T C H A P E L, West Point, NY SUNDAY, MARCH 12 at 3:30 PM. Admission is FREE... Come early for parking! Dr. Turk, who is the organist at Ocean Grove Auditorium in New Jersey, also serves as Organist-Choirmaster in an Episcopal church in the Philadelphia suburb of Wayne, PA. As a chaplain assistant, Gordon served as Organist at the Post Chapel from 1971-73. His program Sunday will include: Carillon de Westminster Louis Vierne Arioso and Prelude and Fugue in D Major J. S. Bach Benedictus Max Reger Berceuse and Litanies Jehan Alain Intermission Festive March in D Henry Smart "To the Evening Star" (Tannhauser) Richard Wagner Canon in B Minor Robert Schumann Gymnopedie No. 1 Erik Satie Toccata: "Thou Art the Rock" Henri Mulet * Hope to see you there, if you are not going to Thomas Murray's recital in NYC! Info: Ms. Pat Maimone Interim Organist-Choirmaster, Cadet Chapel 914-938-2959 Voice mail Cadet Chapel 914-938-2308 ________________________________________________________________ YOU'RE PAYING TOO MUCH FOR THE INTERNET! Juno now offers FREE Internet Access! Try it today - there's no risk! For your FREE software, visit: http://dl.www.juno.com/get/tagj.
(back) Subject: Re: Ten Commandments settings? From: <JamesM8336@aol.com> Date: Thu, 9 Mar 2000 10:14:05 EST The hymn setting is in The Lutheran Hymnal (1941), #287. first line is = "That Man a Godly Life May Live." Jim
(back) Subject: Re: West Point, NY: Vacancy..Organ Installer and Repairer (X-post) From: "Blaine Ricketts" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Thu, 09 Mar 2000 08:21:21 -0800 Where can you get an organ man for $16.50 per hour? Do they give you free = housing or something that is not apparent? Just curious, Blaine Ricketts Pat Maimone wrote: > > The following was posted as below yesterday at West Point: > > Salary: $16.26 per hour > Region: Northeast > Organization: U.S. Military Academy Chaplains Office >
(back) Subject: West Point From: "LAMAR BOULET" <email@example.com> Date: Thu, 09 Mar 2000 18:10:16 PST What a slap in the face. I can tune a couple of pianos a day and make = more than what West Point is offering. Isn't it time that the organ builder be = rewarded for the many skills required to service even a small four rank = pipe organ. Is there a good reason, other than the mentioned fees, the organ builder left the post? lamar ______________________________________________________ Get Your Private, Free Email at http://www.hotmail.com
(back) Subject: Re: West Point, NY: Vacancy..Organ Installer and Repairer (X-post) From: <TRACKELECT@cs.com> Date: Thu, 9 Mar 2000 21:24:14 EST Blaine: I can tell you as someone who has worked for four different organ firms = and now runs my own that $16.50 per hour is a fine starting wage for an organ man. In fact you would be hard pressed to get that from a private company. = When the organ man comes, tunes your organ and sends a bill for anywhere = from $50.00 per hour to $85.00 per hour that rate reflects the cost of his = shop, insurance, vehicle, car insurance, gasoline, shop heating bill, = electricity, water, telephone, assistant's wages, his ( small ) wages etc. He doesn't = just put it all in his pocket - then there is the tax man. It's not easy to = make a profit in this business so it's tempting to apply for a government job = like that with it's excellent benifits and retirement package. That's a = beautiful part of NY and there may well be housing on the base for the organ man. = Good luck to the person that gets the position. Also; go hear Gordon Turk play = the cadet chapel organ on the 12th if you possibly can. He is a great = performer and will give the 300 + ranks real work out. Alan B
(back) Subject: Fw: West Point From: "VEAGUE" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Thu, 9 Mar 2000 23:08:48 -0500 I too would like to know. This seems like such a prestigious position to have. Rick ----- Original Message ----- From: LAMAR BOULET <email@example.com> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> Sent: Thursday, March 09, 2000 9:10 PM Subject: West Point > What a slap in the face. I can tune a couple of pianos a day and make more > than what West Point is offering. Isn't it time that the organ builder = be > rewarded for the many skills required to service even a small four rank pipe > organ. > > Is there a good reason, other than the mentioned fees, the organ builder > left the post? > > lamar > > ______________________________________________________ > Get Your Private, Free Email at http://www.hotmail.com > > > "Pipe Up and Be Heard!" > PipeChat: A discussion List for pipe/digital organs & related topics > HOMEPAGE : http://www.pipechat.org > List: mailto:email@example.com > Administration: mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org > Subscribe/Unsubscribe: mailto:email@example.com >