Tag: Organ

New life in old pipes

New life in old pipes

| Catherine Deeds | July 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Restorer hails the organ’s ability to affect human emotion

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Young organists pave way as professional liturgical musicians

Young organists pave way as professional liturgical musicians

| Melenie Soucheray | May 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

“Becoming an organist in a church position was what brought me back to my faith in a really deep way,” Joel Kumro said. “Thanks to Catholic young adult ministry in Buffalo, I found that there were a lot of us around that are interested in more traditional forms of liturgy in music.”

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Basilica event gives people chance to sit ‘At the Console’

Basilica event gives people chance to sit ‘At the Console’

| November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Four-year-old Oskar Cologne was all smiles as he sat at the huge organ console at the Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis on Nov. 22. He had been patiently waiting for his chance. Joined by his mother, Amy, he stayed after the 5 p.m. Mass to attend a special event in the church sanctuary called “At the Console.”

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Cathedral pulls out all the stops for pipe organs’ inaugural concert

Cathedral pulls out all the stops for pipe organs’ inaugural concert

| October 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Photos and video: A standing-room-only crowd filled the church for the hour-long concert performed by the head organist of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris.

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Polishing the pipes

Polishing the pipes

| September 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

David Berman, one of several workers from Quimby Pipe Organs of Warrensburg, Missouri, carefully wraps pipes from the Skinner organ in the gallery (choir loft) at the Cathedral of St. Paul

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