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Organ Notes:  Have You Not Heard?
2014 Casvant at Maison Symphonique, Montreal.
……with so many composers for the organ, inevitably a few rather interesting items get lost in the shuffle!

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Join the Pipedreams tour of Belgium!
From May 15 to 26, 2018, Michael Barone will host Pipedreams fans on an exploration of the historic organs of Belgium. You can join him! Read all about this exciting opportunity in the online tour brochure.

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

Jan. 27, 2018: Michael’s involved in another recording project for the Chamber Music Society of Saint Cloud at St. Mary’s Cathedral…with the Chestnut Brass Company.

Feb. 16, 2018: Michael moderates a Verizon Hall Organ Series intermission conversation with Branford Marsallis and Jean-Willy Kunz.

Feb. 18-21, 2018: Michael catches up with the second half of the International Organ and Early Music Festival in Oaxaca, but you can partake of the entire adventure.

March 17, 2018: Join Michael and Friends for the annual day-long Before Bach’s Birthday Bash in the Twin Cities.

DVD tour
You can "meet Michael" in places that few have a chance to visit, inside the marvelous, magnificent and monumental Wanamaker Grand Court Organ at Macy's Philadelphia Department Store … via a superb behind-the-scenes visit with Wanamaker Organ curator Curt Mangel, via a detailed DVD that reveals much about this incredible music-making masterpiece.

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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
Jan. 22, 2018: Pipedreams Live! at Rochester's Auditorium Theater
Featuring guest soloist Justin Lavlie, with Eastman faculty and students playing the Mighty Wurlitzer!
Jan. 29, 2018: The Younger Generation
Performers and composers "of a certain age" show continued interest in the King of Instruments.
Feb. 5, 2018: The Eastman Kids at Sacred Heart Cathedral
More exceptional student performances from a Pipedreams Live! weekend at the Eastman School in Rochester, N.Y.

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