Category Archives: Organ ~ オルガン関係

Kobe! 神戸!

I’m just catching up on photo editing, mailing, etc., so remembered that I haven’t posted a peep about my trip to Kobe late last month. Kobe is one of my favorite cities anywhere – it boasts a cosmpolitan city center, … Continue reading

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Hello from Kobe! 神戸からハロー!

Hello from the lovely city of Kobe.  I’m here to play a recital on the Fisk organ in the chapel of Kobe International University this Saturday.  I spent four hours practicing on the organ today, and found it an absolute … Continue reading

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I hear music in the air – オルガンリサイタルの案内

I have been absent from this blog for several weeks now.  To be honest, I haven’t done anything of note since the start of the year aside from practicing the organ and keeping up my normal work duties at Rikkyo. … Continue reading

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Hello from the hospital 入院しました

November 8 After consuming a mountain of pills and enduring two weeks of fevers, coughs, headaches and other unpleasant symptoms, I went to the emergency room of a local hospital at midnight Sunday and was admitted. Turns out the “bad … Continue reading

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A beautiful “new” organ in Tokyo 〜 イギリス製パイプオルガン@東京の本郷中央教会

Today I went to see a nineteenth-century English pipe organ that was recently installed in Tokyo’s Hongo Chuo Church.  It is a charming instrument typical of the period, with painted pipes and a luxurious selection of 8′ stops.  It fits … Continue reading

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