The organ in the back balcony at St. Thomas Church in Leipzig, Germany.  Heard an organ concert my first night in Leipzig.  Made my chest vibrate.

The organ in the back balcony at St. Thomas Church in Leipzig, Germany. Heard an organ concert my first night in Leipzig. Made my chest vibrate.

Baroque organs in Parisian churches photographed by Raphaël Dallaporta.

Baroque organs in Parisian churches photographed by Raphaël Dallaporta. Have played church organ many years

Oliwska cathedral, Gdansk Poland

Cistercian Church heavily ornate rococo organ in Katedra Oliwa, city of Gdańsk, Poland

The Crystal Cathedral hazel wright organ-one of the largest pipe organs ever made

The Crystal Cathedral hazel wright organ-one of the largest pipe organs ever made. In Garden Grove, California

BELGIUM: Antwerp. Cathedral of Cathedral of Our Lady.  Organ built by Pierre Schyven 1891.  IV/P 90 stops, in romantic style.    (Another organ  in classic style was added by the Swiss firm Metzler 1993. III/P, 45 stops.)

Organ built by Pierre Schyven IV/P 90 stops, in romantic style. (Another organ in classic style was added by the Swiss firm Metzler III/P, 45 stops.

The organ Mozart played when he was 10 years old. St. Bavo's church in Haarlem, Netherlands.

The organ Mozart played when he was 10 years old. Bavo's church in Haarlem, Netherlands.It was such a privelage to visit this church while some organist was practicing for his concert the next evening.

Barcelona Cathedral (not to be confused with Sagrada Familia), organ of 1538.

Barcelona Cathedral (not to be confused with Sagrada Familia), organ of

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Organ of the Sint-Bavokerk, Haarlem. It was built by Christian Müller and Jan van Logteren, from Amsterdam, between 1735 and upon completion it was the largest organ in the world with 60 voices and pedal-towers.

Dark, ominous-looking organ in St. Salvator's Cathedral, Bruges, Belgium. It was built originally in 1717, and was rebuilt and expanded 3 times in the 20th century.  Even the backdrop of this stone church is dreary.

Dark, ominous-looking organ in St. It was built originally in and was rebuilt and expanded 3 times in the century. Even the backdrop of this stone church is dreary.

Frombork Cathedral pipe organ (176 pieces)

This beautiful organ case in Frombork Cathedral in the north of Poland, has so much detail that doing a jigsaw of it becomes relatively easy.

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