churchmouse Posted May 29, 2010 Share Posted May 29, 2010 I am sure that many of you will have seen (and heard) some of the less-obvious Dutch organs that would make excellent photographic subjects. From June 20th I am spending four days in possibly the Rotterdam and Amsterdam area (but elsewhere can be arranged - am driving). Any suggestions, or contacts I could get in touch with? Hearing them of course would be a bonus but this time round the visuals are what I am looking for. Feel free to PM me or send me an e-mail - always enjoy hearing from listers anyway. An aside: I was trawling through that remarkable tome,"Organ CDs - a place-name index" by Jo Huddleston (ISSN 0960-488x). If you haven't got a copy, steal one. My edition is 1991 and I don't THINK there is a successor, but is no doubt the only book of its kind to begin with the words "Tiddley pom". And continues in much the same vein but with a huge wealth of information about organs that have been recorded (up until 1991 of course). He also comments alongside the Freiberg Silbermann "Who's a pretty boy, then?" . Full of joyous exploration and the only database of organs that makes compulsive reading Churchmouse Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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