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The Son of All Pipe Organs
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TitleThe Son of All Pipe Organs
AbstractAdvisory committee for the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts selected a Casavant concert pipe organ to be installed in the new Symphony Hall. Kansas City has four Casavant organs in area churches, including the one at the Community of Christ Temple in Independence. Articles discusses the organ at the Community of Christ Temple, history of Casavant Frères, and the difference between concert and church organs. Philanthropist Julia Irene Kauffman is paying for the $1.8 million pipe organ.
AuthorPaul Horsley
PhotographerShane Keyser
DateMay 20, 2007
SourceThe Kansas City Star
See Also"Care and Feeding of a New Organ," The Kansas City Star, March 6, 2012, p. E1 and see page E2 for the list of works to be played by James David Christie at the organ's inaugural concert on March 10 & 11.
Musical instruments
Local SubjectKauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Kauffman, Julia Irene
Community of Christ Temple
Casavant Frères
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID217365
CONTENTdm number36914
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