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October 27, 2019

Index to blog posts by DATE

evelyn @ 2:43 pm

 

05/10/2009 Welcome to the blog!
05/10/2009 Winter is the danger season for pipe organs!
05/10/2009 Have you thought of joining your local organists’ society?
22/10/2009 Bridal chit-chat (01): which Figaro piece?
26/10/2009 Did you know about SCOTS?
08/11/2009 Electronic pianos are awful!
17/11/2009 Don’t play anything religious!
21/11/2009 Secular music in church
27/11/2009 Organist funeral fees
28/11/2009 Fees: what if you don’t get paid?
04/12/2009 Bridal chit-chat (02): hotel wedding (1)
14/12/2009 Bridal chit-chat (03): hotel wedding (2)
21/12/2009 Christmas past …
31/12/2009 Christmas just past …
05/01/2010 Getting rid of an old electronic piano
09/01/2010 Getting rid of a new electronic piano
12/01/2010 Bridal chit-chat (04): who decides the stops?
13/01/2010 Paranoia? Never!
21/01/2010 Electronic organs (1)
28/01/2010 Electronic organs (2)
03/02/2010 Interlude: the uses of Youtube
09/02/2010 The organ and other instruments
17/02/2010 Pianists coming to the organ: the basics
24/02/2010 Pianists: when you’ve finally been hooked …
03/03/2010 Pianists (3) Electronic organs (3)
10/03/2010 Bridal chit-chat (05): the wedding with 31 organists
24/03/2010 Is there anyone out there?
04/04/2010 The Vigil
13/04/2010 Should Catholic organists be paid?
23/04/2010 Ohh hohh hohh-oh-oh!
06/05/2010 Bring flowers of the rarest
17/05/2010 Bridal chit-chat (06): ‘Bring flowers of the rarest’
28/05/2010 Twitter twitter about the MacMillan Mass
06/07/2010 Papal Mass preparations
08/07/2010 Sheep may safely practise!
16/07/2010 Religious experiences on holiday
20/07/2010 Announcement: Practise MacMillan Mass on this webs
25/07/2010 Affairs Papal still developing
01/08/2010 The longest day
04/08/2010 Bridal chit-chat (07): the unexpected wedding
07/08/2010 Announcement: a little extra help for the Sanctus
10/08/2010 Technical mayhem
18/08/2010 Bridal chit-chat (08): soloists
25/08/2010 Those sheep again!
30/08/2010 Announcement: At last a CD of Bellahouston music!
12/09/2010 Papal music galore!
14/09/2010 The Pope and the Blog – Summing up
27/09/2010 Recovering …
03/10/2010 Hunt the Organist
15/10/2010 Organists in training
19/10/2010 Announcement: webpages are changing
24/10/2010 Mistakes and senior moments
29/10/2010 Hallelujah!
06/11/2010 Announcement: Publications page
07/11/2010 1560 and all that
15/11/2010 The Anytoun Old Kirk emails (1)
16/11/2010 Announcement: Playing the Organ page has started
22/11/2010 The Anytoun Old Kirk emails (2)
27/11/2010 The Anytoun Old Kirk emails (3)
01/12/2010 The Anytoun Old Kirk emails (4)
06/12/2010 Snow snow and more snow
12/12/2010 In the beginning
22/12/2010 Snow on snow snow on snow
31/12/2010 How times do change …
09/01/2011 Getting there
18/01/2011 Announcement: check out the organ page!
29/01/2011 Listening for the angels
04/02/2011 Music for the New Mass : opportunity to comment.
13/02/2011 Gregorian without the melismas
21/02/2011 Bridal chit-chat (09): beware the piper!
04/03/2011 Turning the page
20/03/2011 Why the blobs?
06/04/2011 Announcement: have you booked for Saturday 9 April
24/04/2011 MacMillan at the Vigil
12/05/2011 When is a hymn book not a hymn book?
28/05/2011 Pastorale
13/06/2011 Announcement: View from the grass roots
23/06/2011 Three-and-a-half beats?
03/07/2011 Out and about (1)
12/07/2011 Out and about (2)
24/07/2011 Confronting the Blobs
04/08/2011 ICEL chant accompaniments – update
16/08/2011 Out and about (3)
24/08/2011 Out and about (4)
25/08/2011 ICEL chant accompaniments – Kyrie and Gloria
28/08/2011 The Transposing Problem
04/09/2011 The Great Change has started!
09/09/2011 And the good news …
05/10/2011 Last call for Bonnyrigg!
12/10/2011 Out and about (5)
19/10/2011 Going with a bang
25/10/2011 If at first you don’t succeed …
02/11/2011 Bridal chit-chat (10): problems with ushers
23/11/2011 The Disposable Gloria
01/01/2012 Happy New Year!
12/01/2012 Rumours rumours everywhere
19/01/2012 Girning about GIRM
26/01/2012 Rumours (2)
03/02/2012 Bridal chit-chat (11): the reluctant bride
11/02/2012 Whatever happened to the singing pinkie?
17/02/2012 Only temporary – honest!
28/02/2012 Organist fees: is this Paradise?
05/03/2012 Thoughtfully yours
13/03/2012 Redressing the balance
20/03/2012 Announcement: Chants for Holy Week and Easter
06/04/2012 Happy Easter everyone!
24/04/2012 Blog goes Down Under!
03/05/2012 Announcement: Linlithgow Singing Day 19 May
16/05/2012 Still time to book for 19 May at Linlithgow!
26/05/2012 Rumours (3): Bring flowers of the rarest
02/06/2012 Where have the wicked men gone?
09/06/2012 Two ways of Going Home
17/06/2012 Australia – the land of the dotted blobs!
25/06/2012 Outages
04/07/2012 Bridal chit-chat (12): where has the priest gone?
12/07/2012 Tweet tweet!
20/07/2012 Organwear
04/08/2012 And also with your spirit
17/08/2012 Bridal chit-chat (13): video fees
26/08/2012 A Happy Ship!
02/09/2012 More ships!
13/09/2012 Bridal chit-chat (14): the early bride
28/09/2012 At church in Orkney
10/10/2012 Announcement: Getting to Grips with the Gloria
29/10/2012 Glorias galore!
30/11/2012 Recovery under way!
10/12/2012 The seaweed-eating sheep of North Ronaldsay!
15/12/2012 New resources for download
01/01/2013 Happy New Year!
13/01/2013 Winging it!
10/02/2013 Don’t go away!
17/03/2013 Update
18/03/2013 Shocked
19/03/2013 Easter approaches …
20/03/2013 Bring flowers of the rarest – yet again!
27/03/2013 Cushions
29/03/2013 And a hymn book
31/03/2013 Easter greetings!
09/04/2013 Getting there – slowly
17/04/2013 Pedalling again!
19/04/2013 Praise pedal problems
21/04/2013 Just one thing after another
02/05/2013 Announcement: Singing Day on 31 August
12/05/2013 Organwear (2)
21/05/2013 Changes ahead!
26/05/2013 Orkney pilot
02/06/2013 Approval committee revisited
10/06/2013 Organist fees revisited
02/07/2013 A Catholic blog list
07/07/2013 Harmonium memories
19/07/2013 Calling beginner organists! A chance to overcome nerves
05/08/2013 Two volunteers already!
25/08/2013 I’ll never organise one of these again!
06/09/2013 Now that the dust has settled …
25/09/2013 The perennial question – why don’t Catholics sing?
30/09/2013 MacMillan on Musica Sacra
21/10/2013 Rural holiday
10/11/2013 Our wonderful acoustic just got even better!
20/11/2013 A Gloria from scratch!
24/11/2013 Thoughts on James MacMillan’s latest statement
14/12/2013 More on MacMillan
01/01/2014 A New Year begins …
06/01/2014 Epiphany Blues
14/01/2014 Fame at last?
28/01/2014 A reader’s view: guest post by Gill
15/02/2014 I must have missed something!
23/02/2014 100 Easy Hymns
28/02/2014 You must read this!
09/03/2014 MacMillan v NMAB – next round
16/03/2014 Chant – why the fuss?
27/03/2014 The Open Diapason nearly hit the Benylin!
01/04/2014 Lent and Laudate
16/04/2014 Holy Week is crisis time!
07/05/2014 Choirs ain’t what they used to be!
16/05/2014 Audio files can really help!
23/05/2014 The Pope’s favourite Mass setting
30/05/2014 About time
06/06/2014 Complaints department
13/06/2014 So easy to miss the obvious
20/06/2014 Bringing them in
27/06/2014 It’s happened again!
04/07/2014 House-keeping
11/07/2014 He who sings prays twice? Really?
18/07/2014 House-keeping (2)
18/07/2014 A Wonderful O-Puss!
25/07/2014 Where is everyone?
01/08/2014 The Sign of … well Tension mainly.
08/08/2014 Bridal chit-chat (15): the non-weddings
15/08/2014 Assumpta est Maria
22/08/2014 Bridal chit-chat (16): technical interference
29/08/2014 Bless me Father …
05/09/2014 Keyboard thoughts
12/09/2014 A light mystery
19/09/2014 A personal problem
26/09/2014 Bridal chit-chat (17): a very special soloist
10/10/2014 Did it really frighten the children?
17/10/2014 What is a real organist?
31/10/2014 Cantors and confidence
14/11/2014 Scottish composers please note!
28/11/2014 The dreaded lurgy is with us!
06/12/2014 The Christmas Carol Mass has made it!
16/12/2014 Improvising at speed
23/12/2014 Christmas wishes
24/01/2015 Blog has been Down Under
31/01/2015 Christmas with a difference
08/02/2015 Pre-Loved
26/02/2015 Manchester in Melbourne
07/03/2015 Tethered to the bar line by Sibelius
23/03/2015 Greeting the Gospel in Lent
30/03/2015 Let’s stay calm!
07/04/2015 Don’t pat the organist!
24/04/2015 Bring flowers of the rarest
13/05/2015 Knowing what you know
30/05/2015 Changes ahead!
18/06/2015 It IS a performance
29/06/2015 Collecting thoughts
09/07/2015 The Big Voice
19/07/2015 The Noble Art of Busking
26/07/2015 Bridal chit-chat (18): ‘Please stand’
31/07/2015 Eye Op
02/09/2015 Back again!
05/09/2015 Monsignor Michael Regan – funeral
16/09/2015 Potential organists lurking in the congregation?
20/09/2015 More on the organist-hunt
01/10/2015 A carol Mass for Christmas – no learning required!
08/10/2015 More about the Christmas Carol Mass
26/10/2015 ‘Mind-bogglingly inappropriate’
08/11/2015 A not-immediate’ Gloria
17/11/2015 Bridal chit-chat (19): when is a Mass not a Mass?
23/11/2015 More about the new Gloria
04/12/2015 More about our organ trainees
04/12/2015 Christmas Carol Mass download
06/12/2015 Wallpaper! That’s all we are!
19/12/2015 O Holy Night
20/12/2015 O Holy Night – update and goat version
11/01/2016 Word-screens
18/01/2016 Jerusalem – Blake’s or Parry’s?
01/02/2016 Greeting the Gospel in Lent (2)
16/02/2016 Bridal chit-chat (20): Euro-weddings
25/02/2016 Covered lovely
11/03/2016 Going with the flow – Alleluia
23/03/2016 Holy Week
05/04/2016 Follow that film!
17/04/2016 Organ beginners afternoon 28 May: advance notice
27/04/2016 Discernment and vibrancy
30/04/2016 Organ beginners afternoon 28 May
14/05/2016 A choral mystery
01/06/2016 Organ beginners
17/06/2016 Locks and blocks
26/06/2016 Prayer in turmoil
04/07/2016 One chorus or two?
11/07/2016 Bridal chit-chat (21): the Irish wedding
18/07/2016 100 Accessible Hymns
25/07/2016 Strange priests
01/08/2016 Bridal chit-chat (22): confronting Widor
08/08/2016 Gotteslob – can anyone help?
15/08/2016 And the people continue acclaiming:
22/08/2016 Organwear (3): Glasses
29/08/2016 A Recital by the Oracle
05/09/2016 Where have all the Catholic organists gone?
12/09/2016 After the recital
19/09/2016 Bridal chit-chat (23): when the scene just froze
03/10/2016 The Singing Organist
10/10/2016 Hymns I DON’T want at my funeral!
17/10/2016 Getting to grips with Twitter
24/10/2016 Mix and match Masses
31/10/2016 Christmas panic is starting
14/11/2016 A Christmas Gloria
21/11/2016 Christmas Gloria – audio files
15/12/2016 Desperately catching up!
18/01/2017 Back soon!
07/02/2017 Bugs galore!
23/02/2017 Proof of destruction
27/02/2017 Proof of destruction – update
31/03/2017 Overtaken by Lent
26/04/2017 Windows good and bad
03/05/2017 Talk about tasteless
10/05/2017 Organist funeral fees (2)
17/05/2017 A psalm too far?
24/05/2017 Bridal chit-chat (24): which Ave Maria?
31/05/2017 Bridal chit-chat (25): Ave Maria continued
08/09/2017 Blog returns!
29/09/2017 The Incredible Organ Bench Backrest!
17/11/2017 A month with a difference
09/12/2017 Pipe organs in winter
16/12/2017 While we’re on the subject
18/12/2017 O Holy Night (again!)
02/01/2018 All over bar the shouting
16/01/2018 January blues
26/01/2018 Cantors from Hell!
02/02/2018 Bridal chit-chat (26): the winter wedding
10/02/2018 Notes across the Pond
25/02/2018 Things Legal
03/03/2018 Beastly!
03/04/2018 An Easter Crisis!
29/04/2018 Where have all the Catholic organists gone?
21/05/2018 Bridal chit-chat (27): the royal wedding
11/06/2018 More about the incredible organ bench backrest
28/06/2018 Running late
08/07/2018 Swimming the Forth
15/08/2018 Quite a surprise!
22/08/2018 The Three Tenors
26/10/2018 Watch this space …
02/11/2018 Blog is in its tenth year!
09/11/2018 A leaner meaner website
16/11/2018 Carols released!
23/11/2018 Road works ahead!
30/11/2018 Tranquillised stops!
07/12/2018 Macaronic dilemma
14/12/2018 When the moderator is moderated …
21/12/2018 Total welly
28/12/2018 End of year report: could do better
04/01/2019 Back to the bench?
11/01/2019 Easter is late this year!
18/01/2019 Website reconstruction: progress report
25/01/2019 Weddings from the organist’s point of view
01/02/2019 Bridal chit-chat (28): what if you don’t get paid?
08/02/2019 Colours of what do what?
15/02/2019 New Lenten Gospel acclamations
22/02/2019 Lenten Gospel acclamations – complete set
01/03/2019 The verses the little verses
08/03/2019 You can’t win …
15/03/2019 Small hands
22/03/2019 Judge not and always check your junk
29/03/2019 … and the floor will shake
05/04/2019 Augmented unison? What on earth … ?
12/04/2019 Lorry mirror
19/04/2019 All depart in silence
26/04/2019 A very small token of appreciation
03/05/2019 Bring flowers of the rarest – quickly
10/05/2019 The joys of scrolling
17/05/2019 Time to relax a bit
24/05/2019 Health and safety in the organ loft
31/05/2019 Tales of the organ
05/06/2019 No post this week
07/06/2019 Fees: just checking
14/06/2019 Return of the pump organ?
19/06/2019 Did Theodore Dubois have four legs?
21/06/2019 Bridal chit-chat (29): the unexpected Gloria
26/06/2019 Organist Marthas
28/06/2019 The long handshake
02/08/2019 Wiring the organist brain
09/08/2019 Dancing at Mass
16/08/2019 Those wicked men again
23/08/2019 Music event – East of Scotland
30/08/2019 Farewell to Calamus
06/09/2019 A Gloria on the loose
13/09/2019 The Sound of Silence
20/09/2019 Are you a cantrix?
27/09/2019 The Tired List
05/10/2019 Gloria on the loose – update

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