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GORDON AND HIS AMAZING ORGAN BEING HELPED BY MULLARD

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GORDON AND HIS AMAZING ORGAN BEING HELPED BY MULLARD

Today's blog entry focusses on Gordon Twyford Fossdyke and his amazing organ school.  The early 1950s was a time when organ playing was much in vogue with musical young ladies, we don't know why, it may be the mighty swell of tremolo that an organ gives as it thunders towards a crescendo gave these impressionable young things a sense of power in an age of post war austerity.    Whatever the phenomenon was, it presented Gordon with an interesting problem as even though he had a big organ and knew how to us it as well as being a very capable...

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