PipeChat Digest #3654 - Tuesday, May 6, 2003
 
"All the Stops"
  by "Mark Gustus" <MGustus@msn.com>
Re: Comma
  by "Mark Gustus" <MGustus@msn.com>
Something interesting for Mother's Day
  by "Kealypaul" <kealypaul@yahoo.com>
Bethel Davis Knoche
  by <ProOrgo53@aol.com>
Need console
  by "HARVEY SMOLLER" <harv8@msn.com>
Console
  by "HARVEY SMOLLER" <harv8@msn.com>
Re: EUROPE and USA : Organ Builders of quality
  by "Ross & Lynda Wards" <TheShieling@xtra.co.nz>
 

(back) Subject: "All the Stops" From: "Mark Gustus" <MGustus@msn.com> Date: Mon, 5 May 2003 09:15:22 -0500   Craig R. Whitney's book has been discussed here before. Did anyone notice the very nice full-page review it got in yesterday's Sunday New York = Times? Here's a link:   http://www.nytimes.com/2003/05/04/books/review/04WILLIAT.html    
(back) Subject: Re: Comma From: "Mark Gustus" <MGustus@msn.com> Date: Mon, 5 May 2003 09:10:28 -0500   David, There are two commas, Pythagorean and Syntonic. This link should explain them:   http://www.music.indiana.edu/som/piano_repair/temperaments/   -Mark   ----- Original Message ----- From: "David Baker" <dbaker@lawyers.com> To: <pipechat@pipechat.org> Sent: Monday, May 05, 2003 8:55 AM Subject: Comma     > Ok, enough concerning using the dial tone to tune! Any response to my > question about a definition for "comma" in the context of temperaments? > > Thanks. > > David Baker  
(back) Subject: Something interesting for Mother's Day From: "Kealypaul" <kealypaul@yahoo.com> Date: Mon, 5 May 2003 20:33:21 -0700 (PDT)   The older MY TASK with substituted words,   This is my task =3D this, Mother's task     To love someone more dearly every day, To help a wand'ring child to find his way, ...etc. ... This, Mother's task ... etc... ....   And then her Savior by and by to meet When faith has made her task on earth complete And lay her loved ones at the Master's feet, This crowns her task ...   This is one of those good organ pieces with instrumental leitmotiv, a-la Neidlinger's _Birthday of King_. ...   How cool to find pieces that let an organist actually participate and do something instead of lurk behind a vocalist.   +++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Paul E. Kealy www.MediaExcellence.com +++++++++++++++++++++++++++   __________________________________ Do you Yahoo!? The New Yahoo! Search - Faster. Easier. Bingo. http://search.yahoo.com  
(back) Subject: Bethel Davis Knoche From: <ProOrgo53@aol.com> Date: Tue, 6 May 2003 00:14:21 EDT     --part1_136.1e992aec.2be8909d_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"ISO-8859-1" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   Bethel D. Knoche =3DA0=3DA0=3D20   Bethel D. Knoche of Independence, MO, died April 27, 2003, at home.=3D20   Bethel was born December 24, 1919, in Arcadia, KS, to Archie and = Hazel=3D20 Frisbie Davis. She attended William Chrisman High School, Graceland = College,=3D =3D20 Lamoni, Iowa, and Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, MO, = where=3D20 she received her first organ performance degree. She then pursued = graduate=3D20 study in organ performance with Harold Gleason at the Eastman School of = Musi=3D c=3D20 in Rochester, NY.=3D20   Bethel was a life-long member and first Principal Organist of the = Community=3D20 of Christ (RLDS) world-headquarters Auditorium where she oversaw the = design=3D20 and installation of the AEolian-Skinner organ completed in 1959. = Originator=3D20 of the weekly, internationally aired, "THE AUDITORIUM ORGAN," Mrs. = Knoche=3D20 continued her recorded broadcasts through 1967 and was then succeeded by = Dr.=3D =3D20 John Obetz.=3D20   An adjunct instructor of organ performance at the University of=3D20 Missouri-Kansas City for many years, Bethel Knoche was a = distinguished=3D20 composer, organ recitalist, and teacher; was organist for = denominational=3D20 music workshops and other events (local and distant) -- including = biennial=3D20 World Conference festival worship services and international business=3D20 sessions; planned and coordinated an annual "Auditorium Organ Recital=3D20 Series;" played organ continuo with orchestra for Christmastide = recording=3D20 performances of "Messiah" by the Independence Messiah Choir = (1959-1967).=3D20 Later, in addition to continuing her private organ studio (which = included=3D20 dozens of organ students over the years), Mrs. Knoche was a beloved = teacher=3D20 and music teacher in the Raytown, Missouri Public Schools, who = touched=3D20 hundreds of lives.   She was preceded in death by her grandson, Trevor McCracken (19), and = is=3D20 survived by her husband of 56 years, Joseph T. Knoche; daughter, Anne=3D20 McCracken, Jackson, TN; son, Joseph K. Knoche, Independence, MO;=3D20 grandchildren, Kristen Clark, Elizabeth Salchow, Kip Knoche, Amanda = Knoche,=3D20 Tiffany Knoche; seven great-grandchildren; her sister, Shirley = Elliott,=3D20 Fremont, NE; and a host of friends and admirers from around the world.                   --part1_136.1e992aec.2be8909d_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"ISO-8859-1" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   <HTML><FONT FACE=3D3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D3D2 = FAMILY=3D3D"SANSSERIF" FACE=3D =3D3D"Arial" LANG=3D3D"0"><B>Bethel D. Knoche</B> =3DA0=3DA0 <BR> <BR> Bethel D. Knoche of Independence, MO, died April 27, 2003, at home. <BR> <BR> Bethel was born December 24, 1919, in Arcadia, KS, to Archie and Hazel = Frisb=3D ie Davis. She attended William Chrisman High School, Graceland College, = Lamo=3D ni, Iowa, and Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, MO, where = she=3D20=3D received her first organ performance degree. She then pursued graduate = study=3D in organ performance with Harold Gleason at the Eastman School of Music = in=3D20=3D Rochester, NY. <BR> <BR> Bethel was a life-long member and first <I>Principal Organist</I> of the = Com=3D munity of Christ (RLDS) world-headquarters Auditorium where she oversaw = the=3D20=3D design and installation of the <I>AEolian-Skinner</I> organ completed in = 195=3D 9. Originator of the weekly, internationally aired, "THE AUDITORIUM = ORGAN,"=3D20=3D Mrs. Knoche continued her recorded broadcasts through 1967 and was then = succ=3D eeded by Dr. John Obetz. <BR> <BR> An adjunct instructor of organ performance at the University of = Missouri-Kan=3D sas City for many years, Bethel Knoche was a distinguished composer, organ = r=3D ecitalist, and teacher; was organist for denominational music workshops = and=3D20=3D other events (local and distant) -- including biennial World Conference = fest=3D ival worship services and international business sessions; planned and = coord=3D inated an annual "Auditorium Organ Recital Series;" played organ continuo wi=3D th orchestra for Christmastide recording performances of "Messiah" by the = In=3D dependence Messiah Choir (1959-1967). Later, in addition to continuing her = p=3D rivate organ studio (which included dozens of organ students over the = years)=3D , Mrs. Knoche was a beloved teacher and music teacher in the Raytown, = Missou=3D ri Public Schools, who touched hundreds of lives.<BR> <BR> She was preceded in death by her grandson, Trevor McCracken (19), and is = sur=3D vived by her husband of 56 years, Joseph T. Knoche; daughter, Anne = McCracken=3D , Jackson, TN; son, Joseph K. Knoche, Independence, MO; grandchildren, = Krist=3D en Clark, Elizabeth Salchow, Kip Knoche, Amanda Knoche, Tiffany Knoche; = seve=3D n great-grandchildren; her sister, Shirley Elliott, Fremont, NE; and a = host=3D20=3D of friends and admirers from around the world.<BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> </FONT><FONT COLOR=3D3D"#000000" style=3D3D"BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff" = SIZE=3D3D3=3D FAMILY=3D3D"SANSSERIF" FACE=3D3D"Arial" LANG=3D3D"0"><BR> </FONT><FONT COLOR=3D3D"#000000" style=3D3D"BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff" = SIZE=3D3D2=3D FAMILY=3D3D"SANSSERIF" FACE=3D3D"Arial" LANG=3D3D"0"><BR> <BR> <BR> </FONT></HTML> --part1_136.1e992aec.2be8909d_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Need console From: "HARVEY SMOLLER" <harv8@msn.com> Date: Mon, 5 May 2003 21:16:22 -0700   Hi I am desperately in need of a 2 manual pipe organ console that has built = in unification and hopefully a combo action that works--the whole thing will be MIDI'd to control 11 ranks of pipes and an Ahlborn module. Preferably with draw knobs. Harvey     ----- Original Message ----- From: "Alan Freed" <acfreed0904@earthlink.net> To: "PipeChat" <pipechat@pipechat.org> Sent: Monday, May 05, 2003 7:00 PM Subject: Re: Ooops!     > On 5/5/03 9:28 PM, "Colin Mitchell" <cmys13085@yahoo.co.uk> wrote: > > > It was, of course, Marcussen of Denmark. > > > You see? Trust them Lutherans every tme. > > (Grasping for whatever there is.) > > Alan > > > > "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: Console From: "HARVEY SMOLLER" <harv8@msn.com> Date: Mon, 5 May 2003 08:37:38 -0700   This is a multi-part message in MIME format.   ------=3D_NextPart_000_001A_01C312E1.95A18D00 Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"iso-8859-1" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   Hi all, Does anybody know where I can locate a 2 manual organ console for a home = =3D installation. I just need it in good condition as the key and stop =3D outputs will be MIDI'd. It needs to have internal unification however ( = =3D intermanual couplers, etc). In need to replace a Rodgers console with = =3D draw knobs. Thanks Harvey ------=3D_NextPart_000_001A_01C312E1.95A18D00 Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"iso-8859-1" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> <HTML><HEAD> <META http-equiv=3D3DContent-Type =3D content=3D3Dtext/html;charset=3D3Diso-8859-1> <META content=3D3D"MSHTML 6.00.2800.1141" name=3D3DGENERATOR> <STYLE></STYLE> </HEAD> <BODY id=3D3DMailContainerBody=3D20 style=3D3D"PADDING-LEFT: 10px; FONT-WEIGHT: normal; FONT-SIZE: 10pt; =3D COLOR: #000000; BORDER-TOP-STYLE: none; PADDING-TOP: 15px; FONT-STYLE: =3D normal; FONT-FAMILY: Verdana; BORDER-RIGHT-STYLE: none; =3D BORDER-LEFT-STYLE: none; TEXT-DECORATION: none; BORDER-BOTTOM-STYLE: =3D none"=3D20 leftMargin=3D3D0 topMargin=3D3D0 acc_role=3D3D"text" = CanvasTabStop=3D3D"true"=3D20 name=3D3D"Compose message area"><?xml:namespace prefix=3D3D"v" =3D /><?xml:namespace prefix=3D3D"o" /> <DIV>Hi all,</DIV> <DIV>Does anybody know where I can locate a 2 manual organ console for a = =3D home=3D20 installation.&nbsp; I just need it in good condition as the key and stop = =3D outputs=3D20 will be MIDI'd.&nbsp; It needs to have internal unification however (=3D20 intermanual couplers, etc).&nbsp;&nbsp; In need to replace a Rodgers =3D console=3D20 with draw knobs.</DIV> <DIV>Thanks</DIV> <DIV>Harvey</DIV></BODY></HTML>   ------=3D_NextPart_000_001A_01C312E1.95A18D00--  
(back) Subject: Re: EUROPE and USA : Organ Builders of quality From: "Ross & Lynda Wards" <TheShieling@xtra.co.nz> Date: Tue, 6 May 2003 17:31:24 +1200   >Historically significant? > >Well, I should say so, considering that Flentrop >restored St.Bavo, Haarlem!!   Didn't Flentrop also add a valuable Mixture at Alkmaar and suppress the 21 1/3 Quint there?   Ross