PipeChat Digest #1901 - Friday, March 16, 2001
 
Re: Church Job (was Practice Organ)
  by <Cremona502@cs.com>
Re: Buxtehude Chorale Prelude "Wie Schoen"
  by <JamesM8336@aol.com>
Re: Information on organ at Calvary Church?
  by <ScottFop@aol.com>
Re: Organ Voicing
  by <Cremona502@cs.com>
Re: Practice Organ Options
  by <Cremona502@cs.com>
 

(back) Subject: Re: Church Job (was Practice Organ) From: <Cremona502@cs.com> Date: Fri, 16 Mar 2001 10:28:37 EST     --part1_92.11bdc3af.27e38b25_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   In a message dated 3/16/01 3:04:59 AM !!!First Boot!!!, AMADPoet@aol.com writes:     > I get your picture, Bud, thanks for the advice. And let me know if you = have > any rich, handsome relatives. heehee > >   Remember, Mandy. Ugly money spends just as easily as handsome money! Besides, if your = richs there's always a pool boy around!! ;-)   Bruce ~ Cremona502@cs.com with the Baskerbeagles in the Beagle's Nest ~ ""Haruffaroo, Bohawow!" Visit Howling Acres at http://members.tripod.com/Brucon502/   --part1_92.11bdc3af.27e38b25_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   <HTML><FONT FACE=3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D2>In a message dated = 3/16/01 3:04:59 AM !!!First Boot!!!, AMADPoet@aol.com <BR>writes: <BR> <BR> <BR><BLOCKQUOTE TYPE=3DCITE style=3D"BORDER-LEFT: #0000ff 2px solid; = MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px">I get your = picture, Bud, thanks for the advice. And let me know if you have <BR>any rich, handsome relatives. heehee <BR> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D3 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"></BLOCKQUOTE> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D2 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"> <BR>Remember, Mandy. <BR>Ugly money spends just as easily as handsome money! = &nbsp;&nbsp;Besides, if your richs <BR>there's always a pool boy around!! &nbsp;&nbsp;;-) <BR> <BR>Bruce &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;~ &nbsp;Cremona502@cs.com &nbsp; <BR>with the Baskerbeagles in the Beagle's Nest ~ ""Haruffaroo, Bohawow!" <BR>Visit Howling Acres at = &nbsp;&nbsp;http://members.tripod.com/Brucon502/</FONT></HTML>   --part1_92.11bdc3af.27e38b25_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: Buxtehude Chorale Prelude "Wie Schoen" From: <JamesM8336@aol.com> Date: Fri, 16 Mar 2001 10:35:12 EST     --part1_7c.130a7406.27e38cb0_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   Rebecca-   My edition (Peters) of Buxtehude Wie Schoen has g-d in left hand and b-g = in the right.   Jim   --part1_7c.130a7406.27e38cb0_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   <HTML><FONT FACE=3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D2>Rebecca- <BR> <BR>My edition (Peters) of Buxtehude Wie Schoen has g-d in left hand and = b-g in <BR>the right. <BR> <BR>Jim</FONT></HTML>   --part1_7c.130a7406.27e38cb0_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: Information on organ at Calvary Church? From: <ScottFop@aol.com> Date: Fri, 16 Mar 2001 10:37:45 EST     --part1_bc.11c03d1a.27e38d49_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"UTF-8" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable Content-Language: en   In a message dated 3/16/01 12:21:26 AM Eastern Standard Time,=3D20 mike3247@earthlink.net writes:     > Cindy, there was discussion about this church back around the time of = the > funeral, and I remember it being reported as a huge 5M 200 rank Moller. > Are the other 3 organs supposed to be in that church too? >=3D20 > =3D20   As my parents live right across the street from Calvary Church and i = have=3D20 played there in recital several times, once with Tom Hazleton, the = only=3D20 organs in Calvary Church are the V/205 Moller in the Sanctuary and a 3 = manua=3D l=3D20 Rodgers in the chapel, I believe it is a Rodgers 890 (I know it has = reversed=3D =3D20 color keys). The Moller does have three cases with pipe facades, = perhaps=3D20 that is what has caused some confusion regarding "three organs" in = Calvary=3D20 Church.   SCOTT F. FOPPIANO, Principal Organist and Director of Music THE NATIONAL SHRINE OF THE LITTLE FLOWER, Royal Oak, MI (Geo. Kilgen & Son, Opus 5180, 1933) =3DE2=3D80=3D9CCantantibus organis Caecilia Domino decantabat dicens, fiat cor meum immaculatum ut non confundar.=3DE2=3D80=3D9D   --part1_bc.11c03d1a.27e38d49_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"UTF-8" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable Content-Language: en   <HTML><FONT FACE=3D3Darial,helvetica><FONT COLOR=3D3D"#0000a0" SIZE=3D3D2 = FAMILY=3D =3D3D"SCRIPT" FACE=3D3D"Comic Sans MS" LANG=3D3D"0">In a message dated = 3/16/01 12:=3D 21:26 AM Eastern Standard Time,=3D20 <BR>mike3247@earthlink.net writes: <BR> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D3D"#000000" SIZE=3D3D2 FAMILY=3D3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D3D"Ar=3D ial" LANG=3D3D"0"> <BR><BLOCKQUOTE TYPE=3D3DCITE style=3D3D"BORDER-LEFT: #0000ff 2px solid; = MARGIN-=3D LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px">Cindy, there was = discussion=3D about this church back around the time of the <BR>funeral, and I remember it being reported as a huge 5M 200 rank = Moller. <BR>Are the other 3 organs supposed to be in that church too? <BR> <BR> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</BLOCKQUOTE> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D3D"#0000a0" SIZE=3D3D2 FAMILY=3D3D"SCRIPT" = FACE=3D3D"Comic=3D Sans MS" LANG=3D3D"0"> <BR>As my parents live right across the street from Calvary Church and i = hav=3D e=3D20 <BR>played there in recital several times, once with Tom Hazleton, the = only=3D20 <BR>organs in Calvary Church are the V/205 Moller in the Sanctuary and a 3 = m=3D anual=3D20 <BR>Rodgers in the chapel, I believe it is a Rodgers 890 (I know it has = reve=3D rsed=3D20 <BR>color keys). &nbsp;The Moller does have three cases with pipe facades, = p=3D erhaps=3D20 <BR>that is what has caused some confusion regarding "three organs" in = Calva=3D ry=3D20 <BR>Church. <BR> <BR><B>SCOTT F. FOPPIANO</B>, Principal Organist and Director of Music <BR>THE NATIONAL SHRINE OF THE LITTLE FLOWER, Royal Oak, MI <BR>(Geo. Kilgen &amp; Son, Opus 5180, 1933) <BR><I>=3DE2=3D80=3D9CCantantibus organis Caecilia Domino decantabat = dicens, <BR>fiat cor meum immaculatum ut non = confundar.=3DE2=3D80=3D9D</I></FONT></HTML>   --part1_bc.11c03d1a.27e38d49_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: Organ Voicing From: <Cremona502@cs.com> Date: Fri, 16 Mar 2001 10:38:20 EST     --part1_78.11ef0137.27e38d6c_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   In a message dated 3/16/01 3:23:08 AM !!!First Boot!!!, Orgnplayer@aol.com =   writes:     > Any suggestions on books/info on the art of organ tonal finishing and > voicing?   Douglas, This IS a very complicated subject and is probably best learned by = experience and at the feet of a master. The best way to learn voicing and tonal finishing, and almost every aspect of pipe organ building is as an apprentice. You need to find a mentor! Besides, it's much more fun = that way.   Bruce ~ Cremona502@cs.com with the Baskerbeagles in the Beagle's Nest ~ ""Haruffaroo, Bohawow!" Visit Howling Acres at http://members.tripod.com/Brucon502/   --part1_78.11ef0137.27e38d6c_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   <HTML><FONT FACE=3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D2>In a message dated = 3/16/01 3:23:08 AM !!!First Boot!!!, Orgnplayer@aol.com <BR>writes: <BR> <BR> <BR><BLOCKQUOTE TYPE=3DCITE style=3D"BORDER-LEFT: #0000ff 2px solid; = MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px">Any suggestions on = books/info on the art of organ tonal finishing and <BR>voicing? &nbsp;</FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D3 = FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"></BLOCKQUOTE> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D2 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"> <BR>Douglas, <BR>This IS a very complicated subject and is probably best learned by = experience <BR>and at the feet of a master. &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;The best way to learn = voicing and tonal <BR>finishing, and almost every aspect of pipe organ building is as an <BR>apprentice. &nbsp;&nbsp;You need to find a mentor! = &nbsp;&nbsp;Besides, it's much more fun that <BR>way. <BR> <BR>Bruce &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;~ &nbsp;Cremona502@cs.com &nbsp; <BR>with the Baskerbeagles in the Beagle's Nest ~ ""Haruffaroo, Bohawow!" <BR>Visit Howling Acres at = &nbsp;&nbsp;http://members.tripod.com/Brucon502/</FONT></HTML>   --part1_78.11ef0137.27e38d6c_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: Practice Organ Options From: <Cremona502@cs.com> Date: Fri, 16 Mar 2001 10:36:00 EST     --part1_91.839cc54.27e38ce0_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   In a message dated 3/15/2001 8:16:40 PM Eastern Standard Time, TubaMagna@aol.com writes:     > The integrity of a small unit pipe organ for practice is really = underrated, > and people spend way too much money on little three-rank trackers, with > three sets of gedeckts clicking away for the rest of their lives.   The sets of gedeckts is a poorly designed practice organ. IMHO, it's not = an organ until it has an 8' Principal (at least from tenor g). I would = much rather have a Diapason, Flute and String to practice on than the same = three ranks unified to 25 stops, thus "necessitating" pistons etc. A = three-stop practice instrument has no need for a "console", but only keyboard(s), = pedal board, and drawknobs extending from the case.       Bruce ~ Cremona502@cs.com with the Baskerbeagles in the Beagle's Nest ~ ""Haruffaroo, Bohawow!" Visit Howling Acres at http://members.tripod.com/Brucon502/   --part1_91.839cc54.27e38ce0_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   <HTML><FONT FACE=3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D2>In a message dated = 3/15/2001 8:16:40 PM Eastern Standard Time, <BR>TubaMagna@aol.com writes: <BR> <BR> <BR><BLOCKQUOTE TYPE=3DCITE style=3D"BORDER-LEFT: #0000ff 2px solid; = MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px">The integrity of a = small unit pipe organ for practice is really underrated, <BR>and people spend way too much money on little three-rank trackers, = with <BR>three sets of gedeckts clicking away for the rest of their lives. = </FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D3 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"></BLOCKQUOTE> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D2 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"> <BR>The sets of gedeckts is a poorly designed practice organ. &nbsp;IMHO, = it's not an <BR>organ until it has an 8' Principal (at least from tenor g). = &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;I would much <BR>rather have a Diapason, Flute and String to practice on than the same = three <BR>ranks unified to 25 stops, thus "necessitating" pistons etc. = &nbsp;&nbsp;A three-stop <BR>practice instrument has no need for a "console", but only keyboard(s), = pedal <BR>board, and drawknobs extending from the case. <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR>Bruce &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;~ &nbsp;Cremona502@cs.com &nbsp; <BR>with the Baskerbeagles in the Beagle's Nest ~ ""Haruffaroo, Bohawow!" <BR>Visit Howling Acres at = &nbsp;&nbsp;http://members.tripod.com/Brucon502/</FONT></HTML>   --part1_91.839cc54.27e38ce0_boundary--