A review of August 2020 from The Organ Manual.
AVE MARIA – new remotely recorded single
An interview with John Hosking about the composing and recording of Ave Maria with Olivia Hunt.
Noisy Organs and Silent Films
Noisy Organs and Silent Films – one of our two guest blogs for August. This piece is written by Andy Quin, a fascinating read about his career and work with silent films.
July 2020 Review
A short review of July 2020 in the organ world.
Returning to the Bench
Luke Cherry writes ‘The Organ Manual’ experience blog this month. Luke returned to the organ bench in church after lockdown and tells us about his experience.
Preparing for the ARCO
Romain Bornes writes the guest blog post this month about the ARCO and his experiences. Romain’s musical career started in Toulouse, France, beginning piano lessons at age four, and singing in La […]
June 2020 Review
A review of June and various activities in the organ world.
Kathleen tells us of her experiences of lessons on line during lockdown.
The Grand Concert Organ of the Alexandra Palace
The Grand Concert Organ of the Alexandra Palace – Here Hugh Macpherson, Trustee and Secretary of the Alexandra Palace Organ Appeal tells us about the Ally Pally organ.
May 2020 Review
Whilst perhaps not quite so much as happened in May as would usually be planned and whilst even more events and recitals have been cancelled, into the future, there has still been […]