Newsletter September 2012

September 24, 2012

From the editor

Welcome to THE DIAPASON E-News.

Among the stories in this issue:  Stephen G. Schaeffer retires from the Cathedral Church of the Advent in Birmingham, Alabama; Alan Morrison selected to serve on the jury of the 2013 St. Alban’s International Organ Competition; Nicholas Fairbank appointed president of the Royal Canadian College of Organists; the East Texas Organ Festival takes place in November; Crystal Records reissues two recordings by David Craighead, and more.

To read the news stories below, click on the link in the headline highlighted in color.  That takes you to the full text on our website.  From there, you can also link to additional information about the story. 

We are working on design and layout of the November issue, which be our first all-color issue.  Watch for information about the option of a digital version of THE DIAPASON; subscribers will have the option of choosing print, digital, or both.  And we are offering a digital edition at a special reduced student rate.

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Jerome Butera

Editor and Publisher



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Jerome Butera