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Redundant Organ Movements – July 2018

The following organ has been removed from the Redundant Organs list: St Alban’s Anglican Church, North Melbourne.  Builder unknown (mid-19th century English). Purchased by the Beechworth Organ Society (on behalf of the Indigo Shire Council) for re-installation in the Beechworth Town Hall, Vic., where it was formerly located between 1886 […]

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Redundant Organs – June 2018

The following organs have been added to the Redundant Organs list: Former St Francis-in-the-Fields Anglican Church, Mooroolbark. William Anderson, 1877. All Saints’ Anglican Church, South Hobart. Bishop & Starr, London. Installed 1862. Rebuilt and enlarged 1920 Geo. Fincham & Sons; Rebuilt and enlarged 1963 Davis & Laurie.

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Redundant Organ Movements – May 2018

The following organs have been removed from the Redundant Organs list: Epping (NSW): Lifeway (formerly St Mark’s) Lutheran Church. George Fincham & Sons, 1972. Purchased by Steve Woolcott, Central Coast of NSW. Moorooduc (Vic): Private residence. Laurie Pipe Organs, 1966. Purchased by Wakeley Pipe Organs; to be placed temporarily in St Stephen’s […]

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Redundant organ: St Alban’s Anglican Church, North Melbourne

St Alban’s Anglican Church, North Melbourne Builder unknown (mid-19th century English) Restored 1988 Australian Pipe Organs This organ was classified in 1981 by the National Trust of Australia (Victoria) 1 manual, 6 speaking stops, pedal pulldowns, mechanical action. Dimensions: [not supplied] Contact: Mira Rajcevic, Property Manager, Anglican Diocese of Melbourne […]

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Redundant organ: Lifeway (formerly St Mark’s) Lutheran Church, Epping

Lifeway (formerly St Mark’s) Lutheran Church, Epping George Fincham & Sons, Melbourne, 1972 (‘Positiv’ organ) Installed in present location 1973 from Ormond College Chapel, Parkville, Vic 1 manual, 5 speaking stops, no pedals, mechanical action Dimensions: [not supplied] Contact: Mark Simpfendorfer 02 9876 2574 or 0413 836 340 or mark.simpfendorfer@lifeway.net.au

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2018 OHTA Conference – Sydney, NSW

Planning is well advanced for this year’s conference. This will feature visits to the significant collection of 19th century instruments by noted English builders in NSW. There will be a concert on the famous Hill at Sydney Town Hall and a paper discussing the Hill legacy. A day will be […]

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Splendours on the Hill – Volume One

This exciting new disc gives fresh voice to one of Sydney’s best preserved historic organs, with a very wide variety of pieces that showcase the instrument’s dual personalities as both a Liturgical and concert organ. Kurt Ison is the Convener of the Christ Church St Laurence Sydney’s successful monthly organ […]