An organist, however skillful, will always remain organist if all she does is play an organ. An organist will transform herself into an artist when she finds a way to put her work into the world in some form or another.
In order for art to happen, there has to be a collision with another human being, a collision which changes both the person who is giving a gift as well as the one who is receiving it.
Too bad that many people who play an organ are content with being organists because we don't have a shortage of organists. We have a desperate shortage of artists.
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Don't have an organ at home?
Download paper manuals and pedals, print them out, cut the white spaces, tape the sheets together and you'll be ready to practice anywhere where is a desk and floor. Make sure you have a higher chair.