[E-Book] ☆ The Haarlem Essays | by ↠ Paul Peters #2020


  • Title: The Haarlem Essays
  • Author: Paul Peters
  • ISBN: 9783928412155
  • Page: 102
  • Format: Hardcover

  • The Haarlem Essays By Paul Peters To mark the 50th anniversary of the legendary Haarlem organ festival, improvisation competition and summer academy, a celebratory volume has just been published with essays by 25 internationally renowned authors on organ music, organ playing and improvisation in particular and organ building.Comes with a CD with seven prize winning organ improvisations.The 50th Haarlem ITo mark the 50th anniversary of the legendary Haarlem organ festival, improvisation competition and summer academy, a celebratory volume has just been published with essays by 25 internationally renowned authors on organ music, organ playing and improvisation in particular and organ building.Comes with a CD with seven prize winning organ improvisations.The 50th Haarlem Improvisation Competition, to be held in July 2014, will be marked by the publication of The Haarlem Essays, a substantial collection of articles, interviews and portraits for organ lovers and, in particular, Haarlem devotees It is said that the very sight of the organ of St Bavo s not to mention its glorious sound may cause serious addiction Fifty international organ improvisation competitions, and very nearly the same number of summer academies, have produced an abundance of material for this anniversary publication The organ of St Bavo s is centre stage, and it is surrounded here by a wide range of colourful events and personalities, all making their own contribution to the Haarlem International Organ Festival Not least the authors themselvStudieses, from distinguished international scholars to specialists in the nitty gritty of Haarlem organ history The fact that this volume has so much to say about Haarlem is in itself indicative of the festival s significance in the international music world.The many contributions to The Haarlem Essays by international authors cover the history and development of the ImprovisationCompetition and SummerAcademy, Haarlem organs and many aspects of organ improvisation and organ repertoire The appendices include a complete overview of all competitions including jury members and contestants and all themes of the 49 final rounds up to 2012.Contributors include Ton Koopman, Peter Planyavsky, Jan Raas, Hans Fidom, Peter Ouwerkerk, Jan Hage, Leo Samama, Roman Summereder, Joris Verdin, Christoph Wolff and Jean Claude Zehnder Festival celebrities including Piet Kee, Hans Haselb ck and Luigi Ferdinando Tagliavini are interviewed, as well as competitors, festival visitors, stop pullers etc.A CD with seven winning improvisations including Piet Kee 1955 , Hans Haselb ck 1959 , Jan Jongepier 1971 and Jan Raas 1977 , and recent winners from 2010 go to complete this anniversary edition The CD, which is not available separately, is also a unique document of tonal alterations to the M ller organ in St Bavo s in the second half of the twentieth century also described in the book.
    Paul Peters
    Paul Peters is an elementary school teacher author In April 2012 he was awarded the Certified Classic honor and a 5 5 star rating by The Neon Book Club Review, for his book The GREATEST JOB in the WORLD His children s books are known for their high quality imagery and positive messages He currently resides in Monterey California with his wife and 3 kids, along with their dog Pico.

    The Haarlem Essays By Paul Peters

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    Jenny Setchell
    The name Haarlem is synonymous with organ music Almost anyone who admires pipe organs and their facades will be familiar with the visually stunning Muller organ of St Bavo in Haarlem and every organist will have heard of the famous Haarlem improvisation competitions Essays is a substantial volume centered around the 50 organ festivals that have put the Netherlands in general, and Haarlem in particular, on the international music map The book is broadly assembled into three main parts part one fo [...]

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