AGO Launches the American Guild of Organists Monograph Series

The American Guild of Organists is pleased to announce availability of J. Michael Barone and Pipedreams: The Organ and Public Radio. Barone created a unique presence for the organ on the airwaves, produced a trove of original and important recordings, and, 35 years ago, created the foremost organ-centered broadcast, Pipedreams. Future monographs in the series will include The Organ on Campus and The Making of a Virtuoso Organist. Download a free copy of this unique document or purchase a printed copy in the AGO online store. … [Read more...]

Pipedreams Features Music from the AGO 2012 National Convention in Nashville

Pipedreams presents "New in Nashville," which contains concert performances and engaging contemporary compositions from Tennessee’s "Music City." Many of the pieces were recorded during the AGO National Convention held in Nashville in 2012. The program is available on the Pipedreams website or through your local NPR station. Please check your local listings. Among the featured works are: Hour 1 KURT KNECHT: The Missouri Sonata (2013)–Wyatt Smith (1970 Aeolian-Skinner/St. Andrew Lutheran Church, Franklin, TN) Pipedreams Archive (r. 3/3/14) ROBERTO SIERRA: Organ Concerto (premiere) –Nashville Symphony Orchestra/Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor; Todd Wilson (2007 Schoenstein/Schermerhorn Symphony Center, Nashville, TN) Pipedreams … [Read more...]