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With Heart and Voice ® Program 1932

Suggested Broadcast: Sunday, August 18, 2019

Michael stopped by our studios during the 2018 Organ Historical Society Convention, and we’ll share a wide-ranging conversation about his storied career in public radio; the genesis of the wonderful program, Pipedreams, which he created 35 years ago; and of course, lots of great choral and organ music. Join Peter and Michael for a look back on Michael’s 50 years in public radio!

Listen to the local second hour of the program.

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8/4        A Return to Bach Country  Anticipating our ‘encore’ tour in Germany (October 1-14), a sampler of sounds from instruments in Thuringia and Saxony.

With Heart and Voice ® Program 1903

Suggested Broadcast: Sunday, January 27, 2019

Pipedreams host Michael Barone stopped by our studios during the recent Organ Historical Society Convention, and we’ll share a wide-ranging conversation about his storied career in public radio; the genesis of the wonderful program he created 35 years ago; and of course, lots of great choral and organ music. Join Peter and Michael for a look back on Michael’s 50 years in public radio!

Listen to the local second hour of the program.


Pipedreams, October 2018: A Visit to East Texas

Oct 1, 2018
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Tune into Michael Barone's 10/14 show, as he revisits moments from East Texas' 2017 Pipe Organ Festival in anticipation of the 2018 event. This five-day gathering features renowned organists from around the world, including Graham Barber and Johann Vexo. 

From New York to Wisconsin: Pipedreams for August 2018

Jul 30, 2018
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Cornell University in Ithaca, New York is lucky enough to have four organs ranging from the 18th to the 20th century. How do these organs vary from the two organs in the Catholic Cathedral in La Crosse, Wisconsin? Tune in August 5th to find out!  

8/5        Old Is New  Instruments at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York and the Catholic Cathedral in La Crosse, Wisconsin demonstrate two divergent ways of approaching the “classical organ.”

June 2017 Pipedreams Programs

May 29, 2017
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6/4        Hey, Louis, Louis A tribute to the memory of composer Louis Vierne (1870-1937), master of the Cavaillé-Coll organ at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris.

6/11      Pipedreams Live! at the Meyerson Symphony Center Adventuresome repertoire is explored by
four outstanding Texas organ soloists.

6/18      Father Knows Best Equalizing any potential clergy/musician power struggle, our performers here all are men of the cloth.

April 2017 Pipedreams Programs

Mar 28, 2017
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4/2        The Three “B”s (III) – Johannes Brahms (d. 4-3-1897)   Youthful masterpieces inspired by Bach, his last compositions, and other surprises.

4/9        Miscellanea Organistica  With so many intriguing items slipping between the cracks of our  awareness, we thought we might share some overlooked treasures here.

4/16      An Easter Bouquet  Music of profound introspection and overt rejoicing for the Christian
Resurrection festival.

November 2016 Program Listings for Pipedreams

Oct 31, 2016
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This month on Pipedreams, we celebrate the life of the great organist and composer Raymond Daveluy, and we celebrate Thanksgiving in Minnesota, here on Classical 91.5

11/6      The New Releases   Another sampler from among the remarkable influx of recently produced recordings, with music from five centuries. 

11/13    Wish I Were There  Reminiscences of last year’s East Texas Pipe Organ Festival, as this year’s celebration of the Roy Perry Legacy is underway in Kilgore, Longview and Shreveport.