THE ORGAN IN FILM MUSIC TO BE DISCUSSED AT SOUTHERN ONTARIO VIRTUAL MEETING

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 […]
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 […]
Area musicians gather to sing

Over 70 singers and organists from 11 parishes, congregations and professional choral groups in the Niagara region met for dinner and to sing several new works chosen by Dr. Rachel Rensink-Hoff, Director of Choral Activies and Assistant Professor of Music Education at Brock University. Robert Anderson, RCCO Niagara Centre President, led the singing accompanied by Ryan […]