Hans Zimmers’ movie score for Interstellar uses the organ.   Since the beginning of “talking” movies music has been an integral element to film. Composers throughout the 20th and 21st century employ various ensembles to produce a cinematic musical score. In many movies the organ is an essential instrument.   Persons across Southern Ontario interested in […]
An update about the virtual organ crawl of Letourneau Opus 12 at the Cathedral of St. Catherine of Alexandria

In a telephone conversation with James van den Brink, Centre President, and Elizabeth Shannon, Executive Director at RCCO National, about our upcoming Virtual Organ Crawl event of the Létourneau organ at the Cathedral on May 17, we were advised that this event be rescheduled and not held while in a lockdown order. This is very unfortunate […]
Pipe Dreams Producer Stacey Tenenbaum to speak at RCCO Niagara Centre Annual General Meeting

The RCCO Niagara Centre will hold its 2020 Annual General Meeting via Zoom on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 from 7-9 PM. The featured guest speaker is Stacey Tannenbaum, Producer of the award-winning documentary, Pipe Dreams.  Ms. Tenenbaum will share insights into the creation of this film recently broadcast in North America on CBC, Canada and […]
Touring five amazing instruments in Toronto.

JOIN the RCCO Niagara Centre on Saturday, November 23rd touring five amazing instruments in Toronto Musicians at each parish will showcase the instruments and allow playing time. Robert Hiller, President, Alan Jackson Ltd., Casavant representative, will join the crawl. Lunch is available with reserved seating at Marche and a mid-afternoon coffee/tea break is at the […]
Workshop using 3 organs in one space to demonstrate organ registration

Simon Walker, recognized GTA organist and recitalist, will present a practical approach to organ registration utilizing the three varied organs in the parish of St. Mark’s Anglican Church, 41 Byron Street, Niagara-On-The-Lake on Wednesday, February 13th beginning at 7:30 PM.   The 90-minute interactive session will focus on: -Fundamentals of organ registration -How to approach […]