Current Program: revisiting laureates of the American Guild of Organists National Young Artist Competition in Organ Performance, and other contests.


Organ Notes:  Winning the Prize
Downtown United Presbyterian Church, Rochester, NY
…revisiting laureates of the American Guild of Organists National Young Artist Competition in Organ Performance, and other contests.

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Don't miss your chance to travel to Australia with Pipedreams
We’ve announced a new trip to Australia (Oct. 31 – Nov. 13, 2017) … specifically to Melbourne and Sydney. Our website has complete information about this special Pipedreams 35th Anniversary Tour hosted by Michael Barone. Don’t be left behind. We'll keep you "in the news" with your free subscription to this very newsletter; if this was forwarded to you, you can subscribe here.

See highlights from the Pipedreams tour of France
From May 23 to June 4, 2017, Michael Barone and a full complement of enthusiastic Pipedreams fans explored the historic organs of France. If you were not on the tour, you can still enjoy the scrapbook: view the itinerary and tourbook, and see day-by-day postings on Facebook..

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Michael BaroneMichael Barone makes personal appearances here and there, and would love to greet you at one of these upcoming events.

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Keep track of Michael Barone's travels, and join him if you can in some of these organ-centric activities.

Upcoming Episodes
Sept. 25, 2017: Out of Their Minds
Following a centuries-old tradition, these French organists have created new music in the moment through artful improvisation.
Oct. 2, 2017: Music for a Long While
We honor the life and work of one of the 'grand old men' of English cathedral music, Sir Francis Jackson, on the occasion of his centenary (born Oct. 2, 1917).
Oct. 9, 2017: Getting Hooked
A celebration of one of the foremost and most prolific of 19th century organ building firms in the United States, E. & G. G. Hook.

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