6 edition of The History of the English Organ found in the catalog.
March 1, 1999
by Cambridge University Press
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||430|
The two collections include the best of C. H. Trevor's series 'Organ Books ', and are ideal for teaching or for service use. The pieces have been specifically selected with the beginner's needs in mind: a variety of easy and attractive items with simple pedal parts. Each book is arranged in order of difficulty, book one covering grades , book two grades Organ, in music, a keyboard instrument, operated by the player’s hands and feet, in which pressurized air produces notes through a series of pipes organized in scalelike rows. The term organ encompasses reed organs and electronic organs but, unless otherwise specified, is usually understood to refer to pipe organs.
Don't overlook Sir John Stainer's lateth-century primer, called simply The Organ (readily available secondhand, and quite possibly scanned into a PDF file somewhere on the Net by now). I have encountered some players who regard the Stainer book as contemptibly old-fashioned. The origin of life on Earth is a scientific problem which is not yet solved. There are many ideas, but few clear facts.. Most experts agree that all life today evolved by common descent from a single primitive lifeform. It is not known how this early life form evolved, but scientists think it was a natural process which happened about 3, million years ago.
All the Stops: The Glorious Pipe Organ and Its American Masters by Craig R. Whitney Book Description: A distinguished New York Times editor explores the history of the pipe organ in America in a book that will intrigue and delight anyone interested in classical music and popular culture. For centuries, pipe organs stood at the summit of musical and technological achievement, admired as the. THE EARLY ENGLISH. ORGAN BUILDERS. AND THEIR WORK. From the Fifteenth Century to the period of the Great Rebellion, An unwritten chapter in the History of the Organ. A Lecture delivered before the College of Organists, Novem BY. Edward F. RIMBAULT, Ll.d. Member of the Royal Academy of Music in Stockholm, Musical Examiner in the.
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Book Description This highly readable and lavishly illustrated work describes the history of organs built in England from AD to the present day. The author's experience in organ building gives the account all the benefits of first-hand by: 9.
The History of the English Organ. This work on the history of organs built in England between AD and the time of publication describes the most significant instruments of each period together with details of their builders, set against a background of changing fashions in music and liturgy. Orpha Ochse is one of the leading authorities in this country for Pipe Organ History, a great scholar and, as I was told by my American colleagues in the Pipe Organ Field, a lovely by: The history of the English organ.
[Stephen Bicknell] -- "This new standard work on the history of organs built in England between AD and the present day takes full advantage of recent research and new discoveries. Buy The History of the English Organ by Bicknell, Stephen (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.
Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(7). English The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.).Pages: The First Organ Book is the outgrowth of a two-year project initiated by the National Committee on the New Organist of the AGO, in cooperation with Wayne Leupold, to produce an introductory volume of organ music and elementary teaching materials.
English organ builder Robert Hope-Jones () radically rethought the design of the pipe organ including the application of electricity to connect the organ console to the pipes with an electro-pneumatic action. Hope-Jones was a brilliant engineer but not a business man.
Since the 18th Century the organ were placed in Synagogues in Europe, but this new development was ended with the second world war. In the 19th Century many concert halls added a pipe organ and at the beginning of the 20th Century many theaters built pipe organs to provide sound with the silent movies.
Book Description. Studies in English Organ Music is a collection of essays by expert authors that examines key areas of the repertoire in the history of organ music in England. The essays on repertoire are placed alongside supporting studies in organ building and liturgical practice in order to provide a comprehensive contextualization.
The History of the English Organ by Stephen Bicknell was published by Cambridge University Press in January and is our rd best seller. Transposition in Seventeenth Century English Organ Accompaniments and the Transposing Organ (Detroit Monographs in Musicology, No.
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Fesperman. The pipe organ is a musical instrument that produces sound by driving pressurized air (called wind) through the organ pipes selected from a e each pipe produces a single pitch, the pipes are provided in sets called ranks, each of which has a common timbre and volume throughout the keyboard organs have many ranks of pipes of differing timbre, pitch, and volume that Classification: Keyboard instrument (Aerophone).
Organ History. organ. organ, a musical wind instrument in which sound is produced by one or more sets of pipes controlled by a keyboard, each pipe producing only one pitch by means of a mechanically produced or electrically controlled wind supply.
Early Organs. Ktesibios of Alexandria, in the 3d cent. organs were modest in both size and in the musical demands made upon them. Single manuals, no pedals and no reeds or mixture stops: they were servants of the choral liturgy, although this is not to overlook the emergence of the English organ as a secular instrument in more monied households.
English history has, from the 16th century onwards, been. The History of the English Organ by Stephen Bicknell. Cambridge University Press, Paperback. Good. The Encyclopedia of Organ includes articles on the organ family of instruments, including famous players, composers, instrument builders, the construction of the instruments, and related terminology.
It is the first complete A-Z reference on this important family of keyboard instruments. The contributors include major scholars of music and musical instrument history from around the world. Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet.
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