Organs of the Ballarat Goldfields

Organs of the Ballarat Goldfields
Item# MD3294
$19.98

Product Description

Visiting the area of Australiaís mid-19th century gold rush, six organists demonstrate 15 organs found in the area. An informative booklet offers histories of the organs and many pictures of the venues.

The performers have chosen short demonstration pieces appropriate to the organs, with composers represented from Brahms, Mendelssohn and Rheinberger, to Bossi, Buxtehude and Langlais and others.

Rhys Boak, Organist:
1890 Fincham and Hobday
Ballarat Parish Mission Church, Ballarat

1889 Fincham and Hobday
Barkly Street Uniting Church, Ballarat

1903 Geo. Fincham and Sons
Loreto Convent Chapel, Ballarat

1921 J. E. Dodd
Christ Church Anglican Cathedral, Ballarat

1921 Geo. Fincham and Sons
Pleasant Street Uniting Church

1930 Geo. Fincham and Sons
St. Patrickís Cathedral, Ballarat

Ryoko Mori, Organist
1860 Hamlin
St. Paulís Anglican Church, Clunes

1864 Walker
St. Paulís Anglican Church, Ballarat

1912 Geo. Fincham and Sons
St. Alipius Catholic Church, Ballarat

1894 Fincham and Hobday
Carngham Uniting Church, Snake Valley

1874 Geo. Fincham
Neil Street Uniting Church, Ballarat

John OíDonnell, Organist
1888 William Anderson
Daylesford Uniting Church, Daylesford

Rosalie Bonighton, Organist
1891 Fincham and Hobday
St. Johnís Anglican Church, Ballarat

Sergio de Pieri, Organist
1904 Cornwall-Cook
St. Andrewís Presbyterian Church, Daylesford

Laura Cantagalli. Organist 1929 Hill, Norman and Beard
St. Peterís Anglican Church, Ballarat