RESOURCES:

Informative, Entertaining & Helpful Pipe Organ Links

 
 
 

ORGANIZATIONS & PUBLICATIONS

American Guild of Organists: The national organists’ professional organization and publishers of The American Organist magazine

Central Arizona Chapter: The AGO chapter within our region that supports the Phoenix area

Southern Arizona Chapter: The AGO chapter within our region that supports the Tuscon area

The Organ Historical Society: An international group dedicated the the enjoyment and preservation of antique organs and their music. Publisher of The Tracker magazine.

The American Theatre Organ Society: A national group of theatre pipe organ enthusiasts

The Organ Clearing House: Pipe organs needing new homes and available for purchase

The Diapason: Monthly print magazine devoted to the organ in the United States

Choir and Organ: A British print magazine devoted to the organ and choral music

Het Orgel Magazine Site: A Dutch magazine devoted to the organ and the oldest organ publication in Europe.

PIPE ORGAN BROADCASTS

Pipedreams: From Minnesota Public Radio, a weekly FM radio program showcasing the pipe organ, broadcast locally every Sunday evening at 8 pm on KCNV FM 89.7

LISTEN ONLINE

OrganLive: Organlive is a listener-supported, streaming internet audio station with a focus on music of the classical organ.

All of Bach: The Netherlands Bach Society performs and records all of Bach’s works and shares them with the world online for free. Each week spotlights a different work.

At the Organ: Is a podcast series about the classical organ and its music

The Organ Experience: The Organ Experience is a production of the Organ Media Foundation. They play 30 minute to 2 hour blocks of related classical organ music.

ORGAN RELATED PRODUCTS

Organ Historical Society E-Store: An online source for organ music CDs, DVDs, books and sheet music

Organ Master Shoes: A family-owned business which high quality shoes for the organists

NOTABLE PIPE ORGAN BUILDERS

Austin Organs Inc: Hartford, Connecticut

Bigelow and Company: American Fork, UT

Robert I. Coulter: Atlanta, GA

Nichols & Simpson: Little Rock, Arkansas

Stuart Organ Company: Binghampton, NY

Rudolph von Beckerath Orgelbau: Hamburg, Germany

PIPEORG-L Organ builders list: A comprehensive, worldwide list of organ builders from PIPEORG-L which is an electronic mailing list whose members discuss musical, technical and historical aspects of organs of all kinds.

PLEASE VISIT THESE BUSINESSES WHICH SUPPORTED OUR CHAPTER’S RECENT 50th ANNIVERSARY

Rudolf von Bekerath Orgelbau

Grace Prebyterian Church

Christian Lentz Pipe Organ Service & Consultation

Quimby Pipe Organs, Inc.

Southern Arizona Chapter of the AGO

Southern Nevada Music

Robert Tall & Associates, Inc. (Rodgers Organs)

Phillip Truckenbrod Concert Artists

Wicks Organ Company

INTERESTING LINKS:

Atlantic City Convention Hall Organs: The preservation & restoration of the world’s largest pipe organ

TheaterSeatStore, a home theater seating website, features a theatre organ blog with some history and other interesting information

Friends of the Wanamaker Organ: Located in the historic Macy’s Department Store in downtown Philadelphia

John Ledwon's Residential Organ Installation

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