PipeChat Digest #1923 - Sunday, March 18, 2001
 
Re: Learning Pieces
  by <Cremona502@cs.com>
Re: Small organs: One chamber enclosure?  Two chamber enclosure?
  by <Cremona502@cs.com>
Re: Expression Pedal Order
  by <Cremona502@cs.com>
Re: Expressive Divisions (Here we go...)
  by <Cremona502@cs.com>
Re: Small organs: One chamber enclosure? Two chamber enclosure?
  by <Cremona502@cs.com>
Re: Toronto
  by <Cremona502@cs.com>
Re: Small organs: One chamber enclosure? Two chamber enclosure?
  by "mike" <mike3247@earthlink.net>
 

(back) Subject: Re: Learning Pieces From: <Cremona502@cs.com> Date: Sun, 18 Mar 2001 13:04:37 EST     --part1_7a.1201bbed.27e652b5_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   In a message dated 3/18/01 9:21:30 AM !!!First Boot!!!, = chorale@clara.co.uk writes:     > I would however offer two circumstances where the piano reigns supreme > in preparing pieces to be played on the organ. > The first is for the minute examination of contrapuntal work. >   This is why I practice using my beloved 8 Principal.   > > The second major area of the piano's pre-eminence is in the > preparation of choral music. I am referring particularly to the > English cathedral tradition here, where almost invariably, the music > program is rehearsed entirely from the piano. > When I was a chorister at Christ Church Cathedral--Houston, we only = rehearsed with the organ for major works (Durufle "Requiem", for example). Even = such goodies as the Britten "TeDeum" were learned in the choir room and sung = with the organ for the first time in worship. The secret, I think, is the organist knowing the organ well, and the choir knowing the music well. = This was evidenced at one point when a fuse blew in the organ in Ireland's "Greater Love." Fortunately, it was at the interlude before "I beseech = you brethren..." We simply finished a capella. I seldom rehearsed my = choirs with the organ and only had a few complaints over the years.   Bruce ~ Cremona502@cs.com with the Baskerbeagles in the Beagle's Nest ~ ""Haruffaroo, Bohawow!" Visit Howling Acres at http://members.tripod.com/Brucon502/   --part1_7a.1201bbed.27e652b5_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 = 3/18/01 9:21:30 AM !!!First Boot!!!, chorale@clara.co.uk <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 would however = offer two circumstances where the piano reigns supreme <BR>in preparing pieces to be played on the organ. <BR>The first is for the minute examination of &nbsp;contrapuntal work. <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D3 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"></BLOCKQUOTE> <BR> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D2 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0">This is why I practice using my &nbsp;beloved 8 = Principal. <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D3 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D2 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"><BLOCKQUOTE TYPE=3DCITE style=3D"BORDER-LEFT: = #0000ff 2px solid; MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: = 5px"> <BR>The second major area of the piano's pre-eminence is in the <BR>preparation of choral music. I am referring particularly to the <BR>English cathedral tradition here, where almost invariably, the music <BR>program is rehearsed entirely from the piano. <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">When I was a chorister at Christ Church = Cathedral--Houston, we only rehearsed <BR>with the organ for major works (Durufle "Requiem", for example). = &nbsp;&nbsp;Even such <BR>goodies as the Britten "TeDeum" were learned in the choir room and = sung with <BR>the organ for the first time in worship. &nbsp;&nbsp;The secret, I = think, is the <BR>organist knowing the organ well, and the choir knowing the music well. = &nbsp;&nbsp;This <BR>was evidenced at one point when a fuse blew in the organ in Ireland's <BR>"Greater Love." &nbsp;Fortunately, it was at the interlude before "I = beseech you <BR>brethren..." &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;We simply finished a capella. = &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;I seldom rehearsed my choirs <BR>with the organ and only had a few complaints over the years. <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_7a.1201bbed.27e652b5_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: Small organs: One chamber enclosure? Two chamber enclosure? From: <Cremona502@cs.com> Date: Sun, 18 Mar 2001 13:24:31 EST     --part1_9d.12b58d64.27e6575f_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   I understand the reason why pipe organ builders don't use standard = marketing techniques. I was just bemoaning the results. It still amazes me how = many seemingly intelligent people think pipe organs are a thing of the past.   It's a shame that new pipes organs are not featured in newspaper articles = as they were in the late 1800s and early 1900s. But I realize how difficult = it is to get anything into print regarding classical or church music these = days.   I was told by WJXT Jacksonville when I tried to get some AGO publicity = years ago that they only way that they would cover an organ recital was if it = was done nude or someone was murdered during the program. But then, they = would only cover it AFTER the fact.   In the current Florida Times Union Entertainment section, there are = NINETEEN categories of music. Under the twentieth category, "miscellaneous," you = will find symphony!   Bruce ~ Cremona502@cs.com with the Baskerbeagles in the Beagle's Nest ~ ""Haruffaroo, Bohawow!" Visit Howling Acres at http://members.tripod.com/Brucon502/   --part1_9d.12b58d64.27e6575f_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   <HTML><FONT FACE=3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D2>I understand the reason = why pipe organ builders don't use standard marketing <BR>techniques. &nbsp;&nbsp;I was just bemoaning the results. &nbsp;It = still amazes me how many <BR>seemingly intelligent people think pipe organs are a thing of the = past. &nbsp;&nbsp; <BR> <BR>It's a shame that new pipes organs are not featured in newspaper = articles as <BR>they were in the late 1800s and early 1900s. &nbsp;&nbsp;But I realize = how difficult it <BR>is to get anything into print regarding classical or church music = these days. <BR> <BR>I was told by WJXT Jacksonville when I tried to get some AGO publicity = years <BR>ago that they only way that they would cover an organ recital was if = it was <BR>done nude or someone was murdered during the program. &nbsp;But then, = they would <BR>only cover it AFTER the fact. <BR> <BR>In the current Florida Times Union Entertainment section, there are = NINETEEN <BR>categories of music. &nbsp;Under the twentieth category, = "miscellaneous," you will <BR>find symphony! <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_9d.12b58d64.27e6575f_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: Expression Pedal Order From: <Cremona502@cs.com> Date: Sun, 18 Mar 2001 13:31:11 EST     --part1_7e.125bd540.27e658ef_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   In a message dated 3/18/01 1:07:16 PM !!!First Boot!!!, organist@total.net =   writes:     > I don't recall very many pieces which call for full organ with the boxes > closed, especially when both hands are on the 'great'......in fact.....I > don't recall ever seeing a piece written that has indications for an > enclosed 'great'.....tutti or no tutti > >   It's not something that's "called-for".....   It's just something you "do"... ;-)   Bruce ~ Cremona502@cs.com with the Baskerbeagles in the Beagle's Nest ~ ""Haruffaroo, Bohawow!" Visit Howling Acres at http://members.tripod.com/Brucon502/   --part1_7e.125bd540.27e658ef_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 = 3/18/01 1:07:16 PM !!!First Boot!!!, organist@total.net <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 don't recall = very many pieces which call for full organ with the boxes <BR>closed, especially when both hands are on the 'great'......in = fact.....I <BR>don't recall ever seeing a piece written that has indications for an <BR>enclosed 'great'.....tutti or no tutti <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>It's not something that's "called-for"..... <BR> <BR>It's just something you "do"... &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_7e.125bd540.27e658ef_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: Expressive Divisions (Here we go...) From: <Cremona502@cs.com> Date: Sun, 18 Mar 2001 13:34:09 EST     --part1_53.3c7b503.27e659a1_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   Not joking!   I've seen very few handsome organs with windowbox Great or Positiv = divisions. To me they look untidy and just "installed." Holtkamp at least took = the trouble to "make a statement or design" with his exposed pipework. Some = of the early examples of exposed work of Hook and Jardine were interesting, = but to me not as attractive as their beautifully decorated facades.   Bruce ~ Cremona502@cs.com with the Baskerbeagles in the Beagle's Nest ~ ""Haruffaroo, Bohawow!" Visit Howling Acres at http://members.tripod.com/Brucon502/   --part1_53.3c7b503.27e659a1_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   <HTML><FONT FACE=3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D2>Not joking! <BR> <BR>I've seen very few handsome organs with windowbox Great or Positiv = divisions. <BR>&nbsp;&nbsp;To me they look untidy and just "installed." = &nbsp;&nbsp;Holtkamp at least took the <BR>trouble to "make a statement or design" with his exposed pipework. = &nbsp;&nbsp;Some of <BR>the early examples of exposed work of Hook and Jardine were = interesting, but <BR>to me not as attractive as their beautifully decorated facades. <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_53.3c7b503.27e659a1_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: Small organs: One chamber enclosure? Two chamber enclosure? From: <Cremona502@cs.com> Date: Sun, 18 Mar 2001 13:37:25 EST     --part1_8b.3db92b1.27e65a65_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   In a message dated 3/18/01 1:11:07 PM !!!First Boot!!!, = elmsr@albanyis.com.au writes:     > What about flashing lights over the ranks being played? > >   There was a Pipes N Pizza Wurly that had tiny lights attached to the chest =   magnets on one of the percussions. It was installed over the swell box = and was quite festive to watch as it was played. It would be really kewl on = a chamade!!!! ;-)   Bruce ~ Cremona502@cs.com with the Baskerbeagles in the Beagle's Nest ~ ""Haruffaroo, Bohawow!" Visit Howling Acres at http://members.tripod.com/Brucon502/   --part1_8b.3db92b1.27e65a65_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 = 3/18/01 1:11:07 PM !!!First Boot!!!, elmsr@albanyis.com.au <BR>writes: <BR> <BR> <BR><BLOCKQUOTE TYPE=3DCITE style=3D"BORDER-LEFT: #0000ff 2px solid; = MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px">What about = flashing lights over the ranks being played? <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>There was a Pipes N Pizza Wurly that had tiny lights attached to the = chest <BR>magnets on one of the percussions. &nbsp;&nbsp;It was installed over = the swell box and <BR>was quite festive to watch as it was played. &nbsp;&nbsp;It would be = really kewl on a <BR>chamade!!!! &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_8b.3db92b1.27e65a65_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: Toronto From: <Cremona502@cs.com> Date: Sun, 18 Mar 2001 13:43:31 EST     --part1_4f.8e75bdb.27e65bd3_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   In a message dated 3/18/01 1:27:49 PM !!!First Boot!!!, maybe@pipcom.com writes:     > Oh, come now...it's warm out! I spent the day in Peterborough > (1-1/2 hours northeast) running errands in shirtsleeves. ;)   Great! You're my kind of people!!!   > You'll either love or hate the elevators...the front of > the cabin and the wall of the tower are glass, so you look outside > allllllll the way up/down the "stem" of the tower. If that's not = enough, > you'll do it travelling at 15 miles an hour. Going down is quite > memorable. ;-> If you have time (and reservations), I suggest having a =   > meal in the rotating restaurant (just don't put your gloves down under = the > windows). If you're REALLY brave, the lower observation deck has a = glass > floor you can walk on....while looking 1,122' straight down. :)) > Hopefully the restaurant is not powered by the same motor as the = elevators!!! I had a friend who pushed her shoes over next to the wall, and placed = her purse on the window ledge in such a place. We spent an extra half-hour = with her under the table waiting for her shoes to come back, while I was = waiting topside for her purse (I'm such a gentleman!!). A glass floor with = a view 1,122' down (straight or otherwise!). I fear the view would have a yellowish tint!!!! eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeek!.   It does sound like fun... um... sort of.       > >Also got a glimpse of the Parliament Building of Ontario as I walked = by. > Better known as Queen's Park. > > >Probably no time for any concerts this weekend, unless there might be = an > >organ recital tomorrow somewhere or other. > Never know when something's going on at Casa Loma. They've got = an > interesting TO there from reports I've heard (I'm never in the city when =   > it's being used). At any rate, it's a beautiful castle to tour...with = or > without the organ. > > >I have yet to try Toronto's subway. > I tried that once, just to get it out of the way. Ever since, > I've been very happy to pay parking for my vehicles when I'm in the = city. > :) > > > (They do call it the subway here, just > >as in New York; whereas in Montreal it's called the Metro, as in = Paris.) > Yes...you'll notice most of Canada speaks english. To = retaliate, > Quebec has made english-only (as well as english larger than french) = signs > illegal. Being bilingual does have its advantages, though...I can read > both ends of the shampoo bottle while in the shower. ;) > > Have fun! > Ad ;-> > > > "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 > > > > ----------------------- Headers -------------------------------- > Return-Path: <pipechat@pipechat.org> > Received: from rly-zc03.mx.aol.com (rly-zc03.mail.aol.com = [172.31.33.3]) > by air-zc05.mail.aol.com (v77_r1.21) with ESMTP; Sun, 18 Mar 2001 = 08:27:49 > -0500 > Received: from pipechat.org (pipechat.org [64.219.7.200]) by > rly-zc03.mx.aol.com (v77_r1.35) with ESMTP; Sun, 18 Mar 2001 08:27:29 = 1900 > Received: from pipcom.com by pipechat.org with SMTP; Sun, 18 Mar 2001 > 07:26:58 -0600 > Message-Id: <5.0.2.1.2.20010317232104.03a0e958@pop3.pipcom.com> > X-Sender: maybe@pop3.pipcom.com > X-Mailer: QUALCOMM Windows Eudora Version 5.0.2 > Date: Sun, 18 Mar 2001 08:28:36 -0500 > To: "PipeChat" <pipechat@pipechat.org> > From: Adrianne Schutt <maybe@pipcom.com> > Subject: Re: Toronto > In-Reply-To: <cd.3b894e1.27e50a56@aol.com> > Mime-Version: 1.0 > Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"us-ascii"; format=3Dflowed > Reply-To: "PipeChat" <pipechat@pipechat.org> > Sender: <pipechat@pipechat.org> > Precedence: Bulk > List-Software: LetterRip Pro 3.0.7 by Fog City Software, Inc. > List-Subscribe: <mailto:pipechat-on@pipechat.org> > List-Digest: <mailto:pipechat-digest@pipechat.org> > List-Unsubscribe: <mailto:pipechat-off@pipechat.org> > > >     Bruce ~ Cremona502@cs.com with the Baskerbeagles in the Beagle's Nest ~ ""Haruffaroo, Bohawow!" Visit Howling Acres at http://members.tripod.com/Brucon502/   --part1_4f.8e75bdb.27e65bd3_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 = 3/18/01 1:27:49 PM !!!First Boot!!!, maybe@pipcom.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"> = &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Oh, come now...it's warm = out! &nbsp;I spent the day in Peterborough <BR>(1-1/2 hours northeast) running errands in shirtsleeves. = &nbsp;;)</FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D3 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"></BLOCKQUOTE> <BR> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D2 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0">Great! &nbsp;You're my kind of people!!! <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D3 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D2 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"><BLOCKQUOTE TYPE=3DCITE style=3D"BORDER-LEFT: = #0000ff 2px solid; MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: = 5px">You'll either love or hate the elevators...the front of <BR>the cabin and the wall of the tower are glass, so you look outside <BR>allllllll the way up/down the "stem" of the tower. &nbsp;If that's not = enough, <BR>you'll do it travelling at 15 miles an hour. &nbsp;Going down is quite =   <BR>memorable. &nbsp;;-&gt; &nbsp;If you have time (and reservations), I = suggest having a <BR>meal in the rotating restaurant (just don't put your gloves down under = the <BR>windows). &nbsp;If you're REALLY brave, the lower observation deck has = a glass <BR>floor you can walk on....while looking 1,122' straight down. &nbsp;:)) <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D3 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"></BLOCKQUOTE> <BR>Hopefully the restaurant is not powered by the same motor as the = elevators!!! <BR>&nbsp;&nbsp;I had a friend who pushed her shoes over next to the wall, = and placed her <BR>purse on the window ledge in such a place. &nbsp;We spent an extra = half-hour with <BR>her under the table waiting for her shoes to come back, while I was = waiting <BR>topside for her purse (I'm such a gentleman!!). = &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;A glass floor with a <BR>view 1,122' down (straight or otherwise!). &nbsp;I fear the view would = have a <BR>yellowish tint!!!! &nbsp;eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeek!. <BR> <BR>It does sound like fun... um... sort of. <BR> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D2 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D3 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D2 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"><BLOCKQUOTE TYPE=3DCITE style=3D"BORDER-LEFT: = #0000ff 2px solid; MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: = 5px">&gt;Also got a glimpse of the Parliament Building of Ontario as I = walked by. <BR> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Better known as = Queen's Park. <BR> <BR>&gt;Probably no time for any concerts this weekend, unless there might = be an <BR>&gt;organ recital tomorrow somewhere or other. <BR> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Never know when = something's going on at Casa Loma. &nbsp;They've got an <BR>interesting TO there from reports I've heard (I'm never in the city = when <BR>it's being used). &nbsp;At any rate, it's a beautiful castle to = tour...with or <BR>without the organ. <BR> <BR>&gt;I have yet to try Toronto's subway. <BR> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;I tried that once, = just to get it out of the way. &nbsp;Ever since, <BR>I've been very happy to pay parking for my vehicles when I'm in the = city. &nbsp; <BR>:) <BR> <BR>&gt; &nbsp;&nbsp;(They do call it the subway here, just <BR>&gt;as in New York; whereas in Montreal it's called the Metro, as in = Paris.) <BR> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Yes...you'll notice = most of Canada speaks english. &nbsp;To retaliate, <BR>Quebec has made english-only (as well as english larger than french) = signs <BR>illegal. &nbsp;Being bilingual does have its advantages, though...I = can read <BR>both ends of the shampoo bottle while in the shower. &nbsp;;) <BR> <BR> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Have fun! 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(back) Subject: Re: Small organs: One chamber enclosure? Two chamber enclosure? From: "mike" <mike3247@earthlink.net> Date: Sun, 18 Mar 2001 14:13:32 -0500   In a message dated 3/18/01 21:06:56+0800 Bob Elms wrote:   What about flashing lights over the ranks being played?   Mike Gettelman replies:   Sounds great for a TO installation, but might be a bit liturgically distracting in a church. The congregation would be watching the pipe chambers instead of concentrating on the words in the hymnal.   Mike