PipeChat Digest #3750 - Friday, June 13, 2003
 
SUMMER 2003 UPCOMING PERFORMANCES (x post)
  by <MUSCUR@aol.com>
CASAVANT SPEC SOUGHT ( x post)
  by <ScottFop@aol.com>
RE: CASAVANT SPEC SOUGHT ( x post)
  by "Andrew Mead" <mead@eagle.ca>
 

(back) Subject: SUMMER 2003 UPCOMING PERFORMANCES (x post) From: <MUSCUR@aol.com> Date: Fri, 13 Jun 2003 14:25:09 EDT     --part1_84.130126e6.2c1b7105_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   Hello all   As per several email requests I have received today, I wanted to announce = my complete upcoming Silent Film Concerts summer performance list that I am = very excited about.   The first will be on Tuesday, July 1- 7:00 p.m. Everett Theatre 2911 Colby Avenue, Everett, WA 425.258.6766 James Cruze's THE COVERED WAGON- the summer Silent Film Series opener for = the summer Western Film - 3/16 Kimball Hybrid beautifully installed and maintained in a restored auditorium. The second will be on Monday, July 7- lecture at 7 p.m., film at 7:30 p.m. Paramount Theatre 911 Pine Street Seattle, WA www.theparamount.com Buster Keaton appearing in GO WEST plus THE PALEFACE opens this summer's popular Silent Movie Mondays series hosted and performed by the theatre's = House Organist, Dennis James. The 4/21 Publix #1 Wurlitzer is lovingly = maintained by a crew made up local ATOS chapter (PSTOS) members.   Next will be on Tuesday, July 8- 7:00 p.m. Everett Theatre 2911 Colby Avenue, Everett, WA 425.258.6766 2003 Summer Silent Film Series event #2: Buster Keaton in GO WEST plus THE =   PALEFACE   The next two will be on Saturday, July 12 - 1:30 p.m. CARMEN, 8 p.m. THE CROWD Castro Theatre 429 Castro Street San Francisco, CA 415.273.1175 Opening Day events for the annual San Francisco Silent Film festival: Geraldine Farrar in Cecil B. DeMille's CARMEN and King Vidor's THE CROWD   Followed by Sunday, July 13 - 8:30 p.m. Castro Theatre 429 Castro Street San Francisco, CA 415.273.1175 Closing Day final event for the annual San Francisco Silent Film = festival: Buster Keaton in GO WEST   Next will be on Monday, July 14- lecture at 7 p.m., film at 7:30 p.m. Paramount Theatre 911 Pine Street Seattle, WA www.theparamount.com 2003 Silent Movie Mondays Series: Tom Mix in RIDERS OF THE PURPLE SAGE = plus Thomas Edison's THE GREAT TRAIN ROBBERY   Next will be on Tuesday, July 15- 7:00 p.m. Everett Theatre 2911 Colby Avenue, Everett, WA 425.258.6766 2003 Silent Film Series: Tom Mix in the GREAT K&A TRAIN ROBBERY plus = Thomas Edison's THE GREAT TRAIN ROBBERY   Next will be on Wednesday, July 16 - 7:30 p.m. Stanford Theatre 221 University Avenue Palo Alto, CA 650.324.2700 2003 Silent Movie Wednesdays series: Buster Keaton in OUR HOSPITALITY plus =   Constance Talmadge and Ronald Colman in HER SISTER FROM PARIS   Next will be on Sunday, July 20 - 2:00 p.m. Fox Theatre 660 Peachtree Street Atlanta, GA 30365 404.881.2054 Once again it's time for that perennial favorite silent film of all time: = Lon Chaney's PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, this time screening the beautifully = restored, tinted (with 2-strip Technicolor sections) 35mm theatrical print most = recently seen at the Sydney Opera House in Australia. I'll be performing my organ solo transcription of the original 1925 orchestral score, now complete = with synchronized sound effects indicated in the original manuscript.   Next will be on Monday, July 21- lecture at 7 p.m., film at 7:30 p.m. Paramount Theatre 911 Pine Street Seattle, WA www.theparamount.com 2003 Silent Movie Mondays Series:: Wm. S. Hart in TUMBLEWEEDS   Next will be on Tuesday, July 22- 7:00 p.m. Everett Theatre 2911 Colby Avenue, Everett, WA 425.258.6766 2003 Silent Film Series: Tom Mix in RIDERS OF THE PURPLE SAGE Next will be on Friday, August 1- 8:00 p.m. Gateway Theatre 5216 W. Lawrence Ave. Chicago, IL 773.777.9438 The third annual Silent Film Concert with theatre organ plus symphony orchestra featuring Philip Simmons conducting the Lincolnwood Chamber = Orchestra. Chicago Silent Film Society festival presentation of the restored dinosaur =   spectacular: THE LOST WORLD Next will be on Monday, August 4 - at sundown (approx. 9 p.m.) Spreckels Organ Pavilion Balboa Park San Diego, CA 619.702.8138 Dennis James 15th annual silent film program at the famed Austin outdoor concert pipe organ. Attendance for this audience favorite event has topped all records- up to 6000 cheering silent film fans attend each year. This = year's comedy: Harold Lloyd in THE FRESHMAN   Next will be on Wednesday, August 6 - 7:30 p.m. Stanford Theatre 221 University Avenue Palo Alto, CA 650.324.2700 2003 Silent Movie Wednesdays series: Buster Keaton in THE GENERAL plus Douglas Fairbanks, Sr. in THE MOLLYCODDLE   Next will be on Friday, August 8- 7:00 p.m. Cleveland Museum of Art 11141 East Boulevard Cleveland, OH 216.707.2465 Summer Silents film presentation: Harold Lloyd in GIRL SHY featuring the auditorium's concert pipe organ   Next will be on Saturday, August 9- 7:00 p.m. Capitol Theatre 218 Liberty Plaza Rome, NY 315.337.6277 This emerging regional silent film exhibition site has an original installation 3 manual Moller theatre organ. This year's summer silent = film festival will feature Dennis James performing to Frank Capra's sunken submarine = adventure: SUBMARINE   Next will be on Sunday, August 10- 7:30 p.m. State Fairgrounds Syracuse, NY Jack Buttino- ESTMIM Program Chairman: buttinoj@cortland.edu Theatre organ concert with short silent films and slide presentation for = the Empire State Theatre and Music Instrument Museum featuring a 3 manual Wurlitzer transplanted from a downtown movie palace   Next will be on Wednesday, August 20 - 7:30 p.m. Stanford Theatre 221 University Avenue Palo Alto, CA 650.324.2700 2003 Silent Movie Wednesdays series: Marion Davies in THE PATSY plus = Ronald Colman in HER NIGHT OF ROMANCE   Next will be on Wednesday, August 27- 7:30 p.m. Stanford Theatre 221 University Avenue Palo Alto, CA 650.324.2700 2003 Silent Movie Wednesdays series: Ronald Colman in BEAU GESTE plus = Douglas Fairbanks, Sr. in WHEN THE CLOUDS ROLL BY   Next will be on Saturday, August 30 - 8:00 p.m. Palace Theatre 272 West Center St. Marion, OH Elaine Merchant: Marionpalace@marion.net Gala 75th Anniversary program featuring a feature silent film program to = be announced. Three manual Wurlitzer organ.   And closing my summer, 2003 tour on September 18,19,20,21 Detroit Opera House Detroit, MI Silent Film Concerts presents PHANTOM OF THE OPERA featuring the Detroit Symphony Orchestra with Erich Kunzel, conductor. This evening length = presentation repeats the sellout program presented with the Naples Philharmonic = Orchestra (Florida) from earlier this year. Pre-film events include a Medley from = the Andrew Lloyd Webber Broadway version of PHANTOM with guest singers.   Hope to see some of you there. Thanks for reading and for your interest!   - Dennis Silent Film Concerts   HOLLYWOOD OFFICE Dennis James-SFC 7095 Hollywood Boulevard, #483 Hollywood, CA 90028-8903 USA Phone: 323-883-1514 E-Mail: muscur@aol.com   Note: the mailing list for this announcement has been compiled from a = number of sources. To be removed from the list please send an Unsubscribe notice = to: muscur@aol.com   --part1_84.130126e6.2c1b7105_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   <HTML><FONT FACE=3D3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D3D2 = FAMILY=3D3D"SANSSERIF" FACE=3D =3D3D"Arial" LANG=3D3D"0">Hello all<BR> <BR> As per several email requests I have received today, I wanted to announce = my=3D complete upcoming Silent Film Concerts summer performance list that I am = ve=3D ry excited about.<BR> <BR> The first will be on Tuesday, July 1- 7:00 p.m.<BR> Everett Theatre<BR> 2911 Colby Avenue, Everett, WA<BR> 425.258.6766<BR> James Cruze's THE COVERED WAGON- the summer Silent Film Series opener for = th=3D e summer Western Film - 3/16 Kimball Hybrid beautifully installed and = mainta=3D ined in a restored auditorium. <BR> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <BR> The second will be on Monday, July 7- lecture at 7 p.m., film at 7:30 = p.m.<B=3D R> Paramount Theatre<BR> 911 Pine Street<BR> Seattle, WA<BR> www.theparamount.com<BR> Buster Keaton appearing in GO WEST plus THE PALEFACE opens this summer's = pop=3D ular Silent Movie Mondays series hosted and performed by the theatre's House=3D Organist, Dennis James.&nbsp; The 4/21 Publix #1 Wurlitzer is lovingly = main=3D tained by a crew made up local ATOS chapter (PSTOS) members.<BR> <BR> Next will be on Tuesday, July 8- 7:00 p.m.<BR> Everett Theatre<BR> 2911 Colby Avenue, Everett, WA<BR> 425.258.6766<BR> 2003 Summer Silent Film Series event #2: Buster Keaton in GO WEST plus THE = P=3D ALEFACE<BR> <BR> The next two will be on Saturday, July 12 - 1:30 p.m. CARMEN, 8 p.m. THE = CRO=3D WD<BR> Castro Theatre<BR> 429 Castro Street<BR> San Francisco, CA<BR> 415.273.1175<BR> Opening Day events for the annual San Francisco Silent Film festival: = Gerald=3D ine Farrar in Cecil B. DeMille's CARMEN and King Vidor's THE CROWD<BR> <BR> Followed by Sunday, July 13 - 8:30 p.m.<BR> Castro Theatre<BR> 429 Castro Street<BR> San Francisco, CA<BR> 415.273.1175<BR> Closing&nbsp; Day final event for the annual San Francisco Silent Film = festi=3D val: Buster Keaton in GO WEST<BR> <BR> Next will be on Monday, July 14- lecture at 7 p.m., film at 7:30 p.m.<BR> Paramount Theatre<BR> 911 Pine Street<BR> Seattle, WA<BR> www.theparamount.com<BR> 2003 Silent Movie Mondays Series: Tom Mix in RIDERS OF THE PURPLE SAGE = plus=3D20=3D Thomas Edison's THE GREAT TRAIN ROBBERY<BR> <BR> Next will be on Tuesday, July 15- 7:00 p.m.<BR> Everett Theatre<BR> 2911 Colby Avenue, Everett, WA<BR> 425.258.6766<BR> 2003 Silent Film Series: Tom Mix in the GREAT K&amp;A TRAIN ROBBERY plus = Tho=3D mas Edison's THE GREAT TRAIN ROBBERY<BR> <BR> Next will be on Wednesday, July 16 - 7:30 p.m.<BR> Stanford Theatre<BR> 221 University Avenue<BR> Palo Alto, CA<BR> 650.324.2700<BR> 2003 Silent Movie Wednesdays series: Buster Keaton in OUR HOSPITALITY plus = C=3D onstance Talmadge and Ronald Colman in HER SISTER FROM PARIS<BR> <BR> Next will be on Sunday, July 20 - 2:00 p.m.<BR> Fox Theatre<BR> 660 Peachtree Street<BR> Atlanta, GA 30365<BR> 404.881.2054<BR> Once again it's time for that perennial favorite silent film of all time: = Lo=3D n Chaney's PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, this time screening the beautifully = restore=3D d, tinted (with 2-strip Technicolor sections) 35mm theatrical print most = rec=3D ently seen at the Sydney Opera House in Australia.&nbsp; I'll be = performing=3D20=3D my organ solo transcription of the original 1925 orchestral score, now = compl=3D ete with synchronized sound effects indicated in the original = manuscript.<BR=3D > <BR> Next will be on Monday, July 21- lecture at 7 p.m., film at 7:30 p.m.<BR> Paramount Theatre<BR> 911 Pine Street<BR> Seattle, WA<BR> www.theparamount.com<BR> 2003 Silent Movie Mondays Series:: Wm. S. Hart in TUMBLEWEEDS<BR> <BR> Next will be on Tuesday, July 22- 7:00 p.m.<BR> Everett Theatre<BR> 2911 Colby Avenue, Everett, WA<BR> 425.258.6766<BR> 2003 Silent Film Series: Tom Mix in RIDERS OF THE PURPLE SAGE<BR> <BR> Next will be on Friday, August 1- 8:00 p.m.<BR> Gateway Theatre<BR> 5216 W. Lawrence Ave.<BR> Chicago, IL<BR> 773.777.9438<BR> The third annual Silent Film Concert with theatre organ plus symphony = orches=3D tra featuring Philip Simmons&nbsp; conducting the Lincolnwood Chamber = Orches=3D tra. Chicago Silent Film Society festival presentation of the restored = dinos=3D aur spectacular: THE LOST WORLD<BR> <BR> Next will be on Monday, August 4 - at sundown (approx. 9 p.m.)<BR> Spreckels Organ Pavilion<BR> Balboa Park<BR> San Diego, CA<BR> 619.702.8138<BR> Dennis James 15th annual silent film program at the famed Austin outdoor = con=3D cert pipe organ.&nbsp; Attendance for this audience favorite event has = toppe=3D d all records- up to 6000 cheering silent film fans attend each = year.&nbsp;=3D20=3D This year's comedy: Harold Lloyd in THE FRESHMAN<BR> <BR> Next will be on Wednesday, August 6 - 7:30 p.m.<BR> Stanford Theatre <BR> 221 University Avenue<BR> Palo Alto, CA<BR> 650.324.2700<BR> 2003 Silent Movie Wednesdays series: Buster Keaton in THE GENERAL plus = Dougl=3D as Fairbanks, Sr. in THE MOLLYCODDLE <BR> <BR> Next will be on Friday, August 8- 7:00 p.m.<BR> Cleveland Museum of Art<BR> 11141 East Boulevard<BR> Cleveland, OH<BR> 216.707.2465<BR> Summer Silents film presentation: Harold Lloyd in GIRL SHY featuring the = aud=3D itorium's concert pipe organ<BR> <BR> Next will be on Saturday, August 9- 7:00 p.m.<BR> Capitol Theatre<BR> 218 Liberty Plaza<BR> Rome, NY<BR> 315.337.6277<BR> This emerging regional silent film exhibition site has an original = installat=3D ion 3 manual Moller theatre organ.&nbsp; This year's summer silent film = fest=3D ival will feature Dennis James performing to Frank Capra's sunken = submarine=3D20=3D adventure: SUBMARINE<BR> <BR> Next will be on Sunday, August 10- 7:30 p.m.<BR> State Fairgrounds<BR> Syracuse, NY<BR> Jack Buttino- ESTMIM Program Chairman: buttinoj@cortland.edu<BR> Theatre organ concert with short silent films and slide presentation for = the=3D Empire State Theatre and Music Instrument Museum featuring a 3 manual = Wurli=3D tzer transplanted from a downtown movie palace<BR> <BR> Next will be on Wednesday, August 20 - 7:30 p.m.<BR> Stanford Theatre<BR> 221 University Avenue<BR> Palo Alto, CA<BR> 650.324.2700<BR> 2003 Silent Movie Wednesdays series: Marion Davies in THE PATSY plus = Ronald=3D20=3D Colman in HER NIGHT OF ROMANCE<BR> <BR> Next will be on Wednesday, August 27- 7:30 p.m.<BR> Stanford Theatre<BR> 221 University Avenue<BR> Palo Alto, CA<BR> 650.324.2700<BR> 2003 Silent Movie Wednesdays series: Ronald Colman in BEAU GESTE plus = Dougla=3D s Fairbanks, Sr. in WHEN THE CLOUDS ROLL BY<BR> <BR> Next will be on Saturday, August 30 - 8:00 p.m.<BR> Palace Theatre<BR> 272 West Center St.<BR> Marion, OH<BR> Elaine Merchant: Marionpalace@marion.net<BR> Gala 75th Anniversary program featuring a feature silent film program to = be=3D20=3D announced.&nbsp; Three manual Wurlitzer organ.<BR> <BR> And closing my summer, 2003 tour on September 18,19,20,21<BR> Detroit Opera House<BR> Detroit, MI<BR> Silent Film Concerts presents PHANTOM OF THE OPERA featuring the Detroit = Sym=3D phony Orchestra with Erich Kunzel, conductor.&nbsp; This evening length = pres=3D entation repeats the sellout program presented with the Naples = Philharmonic=3D20=3D Orchestra (Florida) from earlier this year.&nbsp; Pre-film events include = a=3D20=3D Medley from the Andrew Lloyd Webber Broadway version of PHANTOM with guest = s=3D ingers.<BR> <BR> Hope to see some of you there.&nbsp; Thanks for reading and for your = interes=3D t!<BR> <BR> - Dennis<BR> Silent Film Concerts<BR> <BR> HOLLYWOOD OFFICE<BR> Dennis James-SFC<BR> 7095 Hollywood Boulevard, #483<BR> Hollywood, CA&nbsp; 90028-8903&nbsp; USA<BR> Phone: 323-883-1514<BR> E-Mail: muscur@aol.com<BR> <BR> Note: the mailing list for this announcement has been compiled from a = number=3D of sources.&nbsp; To be removed from the list please send an Unsubscribe = no=3D tice to: muscur@aol.com<BR> </FONT></HTML> --part1_84.130126e6.2c1b7105_boundary--  
(back) Subject: CASAVANT SPEC SOUGHT ( x post) From: <ScottFop@aol.com> Date: Fri, 13 Jun 2003 14:58:01 EDT     --part1_162.21ba900a.2c1b78b9_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   Hello all   I am seeking the original specification for the 2 manual, 28 rank Casavant = in Holy Rosary Church in Toronto. I believe it was built in 1949 and had = double swell shade enclosures. I would like to find the original spec before it = got Schlickerized. Any assistance will be greatly appreciated. Thanks.   Scott F. Foppiano Cantantibus organis Caecilia Domino decantabat.   --part1_162.21ba900a.2c1b78b9_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   <HTML><FONT FACE=3D3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D3D2 = FAMILY=3D3D"SANSSERIF" FACE=3D =3D3D"Arial" LANG=3D3D"0">Hello all<BR> <BR> I am seeking the original specification for the 2 manual, 28 rank Casavant = i=3D n Holy Rosary Church in Toronto.&nbsp; I believe it was built in 1949 and = ha=3D d double swell shade enclosures.&nbsp; I would like to find the original = spe=3D c before it got Schlickerized.&nbsp; Any assistance will be greatly = apprecia=3D ted.&nbsp; Thanks.<BR> <BR> </FONT><FONT COLOR=3D3D"#000000" style=3D3D"BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff" = SIZE=3D3D4=3D FAMILY=3D3D"SCRIPT" FACE=3D3D"Monotype Corsiva" LANG=3D3D"0"><B>Scott F. = Foppiano=3D </FONT><FONT COLOR=3D3D"#000000" style=3D3D"BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff" = SIZE=3D3D2=3D FAMILY=3D3D"SANSSERIF" FACE=3D3D"Arial" LANG=3D3D"0"></B><BR> Cantantibus organis Caecilia Domino decantabat.</FONT><FONT = COLOR=3D3D"#00000=3D 0" style=3D3D"BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff" SIZE=3D3D2 FAMILY=3D3D"SCRIPT" = FACE=3D3D"Mo=3D notype Corsiva" LANG=3D3D"0"><BR> </FONT></HTML> --part1_162.21ba900a.2c1b78b9_boundary--  
(back) Subject: RE: CASAVANT SPEC SOUGHT ( x post) From: "Andrew Mead" <mead@eagle.ca> Date: Fri, 13 Jun 2003 16:23:25 -0400   This is a multi-part message in MIME format.   ------=3D_NextPart_000_0004_01C331C8.1DCB7880 Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   Scott: I don't have the specification for Holy Rosary in Toronto (and no = one dares approach the city to find out for fear of catching SARS)! but I know for certain it's a smaller 3 manual Casavant, built in 1949 and has had little done to it since. The only organ in Toronto that I'm aware of being Schlickerized is Holy Trinity Anglican, and there's almost no trace of = their work left there now.   I know the specification is a bit unusual for Casavant built at that time, and I'm also aware it was tonally designed by a Toronto theatre organist. The church is afflicted with poor acoustics for an organ, which is a rare exception for the older RC churches in Toronto. I'm not aware of any double swell shade enclosures. There is something unusual about the shades but it's not significant enough to have lodged in my memory. Hope this helps.   You could try visiting the web page of Alan T. Jackson and Company for the spec. I think they take care of it, or at least they did for a long time. regards, Andrew (cough, hack) Mead   -----Original Message----- From: pipechat@pipechat.org [mailto:pipechat@pipechat.org]On Behalf Of ScottFop@aol.com Sent: Friday, June 13, 2003 2:58 PM To: pipechat@pipechat.org; piporg-l@listserv.albany.edu; npmorgan@yahoogroups.com Subject: CASAVANT SPEC SOUGHT ( x post)   Hello all   I am seeking the original specification for the 2 manual, 28 rank Casavant in Holy Rosary Church in Toronto. I believe it was built in 1949 and had double swell shade enclosures. I would like to find the original spec before it got Schlickerized. Any assistance will be greatly appreciated. Thanks.   Scott F. Foppiano Cantantibus organis Caecilia Domino decantabat.   ------=3D_NextPart_000_0004_01C331C8.1DCB7880 Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   <html xmlns:o=3D3D"urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" =3D xmlns:w=3D3D"urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:word" =3D xmlns=3D3D"http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40">   <head> <meta http-equiv=3D3DContent-Type content=3D3D"text/html; =3D charset=3D3Dus-ascii"> <meta name=3D3DProgId content=3D3DWord.Document> <meta name=3D3DGenerator content=3D3D"Microsoft Word 9"> <meta name=3D3DOriginator content=3D3D"Microsoft Word 9"> <link rel=3D3DFile-List href=3D3D"cid:filelist.xml@01C331C8.1BBB8440"> <!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <o:OfficeDocumentSettings> <o:DoNotRelyOnCSS/> </o:OfficeDocumentSettings> </xml><![endif]--><!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <w:WordDocument> <w:Zoom>0</w:Zoom> <w:DocumentKind>DocumentEmail</w:DocumentKind> <w:EnvelopeVis/> </w:WordDocument> </xml><![endif]--> <style> <!-- /* Font Definitions */ @font-face {font-family:Tahoma; panose-1:2 11 6 4 3 5 4 4 2 4; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:swiss; mso-font-pitch:variable; mso-font-signature:16792199 0 0 0 65791 0;} @font-face {font-family:"Monotype Corsiva"; panose-1:3 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:script; mso-font-pitch:variable; mso-font-signature:647 0 0 0 159 0;} /* Style Definitions */ p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal {mso-style-parent:""; margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman"; mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";} p.MsoAutoSig, li.MsoAutoSig, div.MsoAutoSig {margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman"; mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";} span.EmailStyle15 {mso-style-type:personal-reply; mso-ansi-font-size:10.0pt; mso-ascii-font-family:Arial; mso-hansi-font-family:Arial; mso-bidi-font-family:Arial; color:navy;} @page Section1 {size:8.5in 11.0in; margin:1.0in 1.25in 1.0in 1.25in; mso-header-margin:.5in; mso-footer-margin:.5in; mso-paper-source:0;} div.Section1 {page:Section1;} --> </style> </head>   <body lang=3D3DEN-US style=3D3D'tab-interval:.5in'>   <div class=3D3DSection1>   <p class=3D3DMsoNormal><span class=3D3DEmailStyle15><font size=3D3D2 =3D color=3D3Dnavy face=3D3DArial FAMILY=3D3DSANSSERIF><span =3D style=3D3D'font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-size:12.0pt; font-family:Arial'>Scott: I don&#8217;t have the specification for Holy = =3D Rosary in Toronto (and no one dares approach the city to find out for fear of =3D catching SARS)! but I know for certain it&#8217;s a smaller 3 manual Casavant, =3D built in 1949 and has had little done to it since. The only organ in Toronto that =3D I&#8217;m aware of being Schlickerized is Holy Trinity Anglican, and there&#8217;s almost =3D no trace of their work left there now.<o:p></o:p></span></font></span></p>   <p class=3D3DMsoNormal><span class=3D3DEmailStyle15><font size=3D3D2 =3D color=3D3Dnavy face=3D3DArial><span style=3D3D'font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial'><!= =3D [if =3D !supportEmptyParas]>&nbsp;<![endif]><o:p></o:p></span></font></span></p>   <p class=3D3DMsoNormal><span class=3D3DEmailStyle15><font size=3D3D2 =3D color=3D3Dnavy face=3D3DArial><span style=3D3D'font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial'>I = =3D know the specification is a bit unusual for Casavant built at that time, and =3D I&#8217;m also aware it was tonally designed by a Toronto theatre organist. The church = =3D is afflicted with poor acoustics for an organ, which is a rare exception =3D for the older RC churches in Toronto.<o:p></o:p></span></font></span></p>   <p class=3D3DMsoNormal><span class=3D3DEmailStyle15><font size=3D3D2 =3D color=3D3Dnavy face=3D3DArial><span style=3D3D'font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial'>I&= =3D #8217;m not aware of any double swell shade enclosures. There is something unusual =3D about the shades but it&#8217;s not significant enough to have lodged in my =3D memory.<o:p></o:p></span></font></span></p>   <p class=3D3DMsoNormal><span class=3D3DEmailStyle15><font size=3D3D2 =3D color=3D3Dnavy face=3D3DArial><span style=3D3D'font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Ho= =3D pe this helps.<o:p></o:p></span></font></span></p>   <p class=3D3DMsoNormal><span class=3D3DEmailStyle15><font size=3D3D2 =3D color=3D3Dnavy face=3D3DArial><span style=3D3D'font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial'><!= =3D [if =3D !supportEmptyParas]>&nbsp;<![endif]><o:p></o:p></span></font></span></p>   <p class=3D3DMsoNormal><span class=3D3DEmailStyle15><font size=3D3D2 =3D color=3D3Dnavy face=3D3DArial><span style=3D3D'font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Yo= =3D u could try visiting the web page of Alan T. Jackson and Company for the spec. I = =3D think they take care of it, or at least they did for a long =3D time.<o:p></o:p></span></font></span></p>   <p class=3D3DMsoNormal><span class=3D3DEmailStyle15><font size=3D3D2 =3D color=3D3Dnavy face=3D3DArial><span style=3D3D'font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial'>re= =3D gards,<o:p></o:p></span></font></span></p>   <p class=3D3DMsoNormal><span class=3D3DEmailStyle15><font size=3D3D2 =3D color=3D3Dnavy face=3D3DArial><span style=3D3D'font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial'>An= =3D drew (cough, hack) Mead<o:p></o:p></span></font></span></p>   <p class=3D3DMsoNormal><span class=3D3DEmailStyle15><font size=3D3D2 =3D color=3D3Dnavy face=3D3DArial><span style=3D3D'font-size:10.0pt;mso-bidi-font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial'><!= =3D [if =3D !supportEmptyParas]>&nbsp;<![endif]><o:p></o:p></span></font></span></p>   <p class=3D3DMsoNormal style=3D3D'margin-left:.5in'><font size=3D3D2 =3D color=3D3Dblack face=3D3DTahoma><span =3D style=3D3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Tahoma;color:black'>-----Original Message-----<br> <b><span style=3D3D'font-weight:bold'>From:</span></b> =3D pipechat@pipechat.org [mailto:pipechat@pipechat.org]<b><span style=3D3D'font-weight:bold'>On =3D Behalf Of </span></b>ScottFop@aol.com<br> <b><span style=3D3D'font-weight:bold'>Sent:</span></b> Friday, June 13, = =3D 2003 2:58 PM<br> <b><span style=3D3D'font-weight:bold'>To:</span></b> =3D pipechat@pipechat.org; piporg-l@listserv.albany.edu; npmorgan@yahoogroups.com<br> <b><span style=3D3D'font-weight:bold'>Subject:</span></b> CASAVANT SPEC = =3D SOUGHT ( x post)</span></font></p>   <p class=3D3DMsoNormal style=3D3D'margin-left:.5in'><font size=3D3D3 =3D face=3D3D"Times New Roman"><span style=3D3D'font-size:12.0pt'><![if =3D !supportEmptyParas]>&nbsp;<![endif]><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>   <p class=3D3DMsoNormal style=3D3D'margin-left:.5in'><font size=3D3D2 =3D color=3D3Dblack face=3D3DArial><span =3D style=3D3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:black'>Hello all<br> <br> I am seeking the original specification for the 2 manual, 28 rank =3D Casavant in Holy Rosary Church in Toronto.&nbsp; I believe it was built in 1949 and = =3D had double swell shade enclosures.&nbsp; I would like to find the original =3D spec before it got Schlickerized.&nbsp; Any assistance will be greatly appreciated.&nbsp; Thanks.<br> <br> </span></font><b><font size=3D3D4 color=3D3Dblack face=3D3D"Monotype = Corsiva" FAMILY=3D3DSCRIPT><span style=3D3D'font-size:13.5pt;font-family:"Monotype = =3D Corsiva"; mso-bidi-font-family:Arial;color:black;background:white;font-weight:bold'= =3D >Scott F. Foppiano</span></font></b><font size=3D3D2 color=3D3Dblack = face=3D3DArial FAMILY=3D3DSANSSERIF><span =3D style=3D3D'font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:black; background:white'><br> Cantantibus organis Caecilia Domino decantabat.</span></font><font =3D color=3D3Dblack><span style=3D3D'color:black;mso-color-alt:windowtext'><o:p></o:p></span></font><= =3D /p>   </div>   </body>   </html>   ------=3D_NextPart_000_0004_01C331C8.1DCB7880--