As 2016 draws to an end, I hope you will enjoy 10 of our most read articles this year:
1. How to Play Hymns on the Organ?
2. 32 Organ Registration Tips
3. What Is the Best Way to Start Playing the Organ: Organ Method Books or Organ Repertoire?
4. How to Play Widor's Toccata on the Organ?
5. 11 Tips in Improvising a French Toccata on a Hymn Tune on the Organ
6. Don't have an organ at home?
7. How to Become a Successful Organist?
8. Organ Sight-Reading: "O Gott, du frommer Gott", BWV 767 by Johann Sebastian Bach
9. Organ Music: About "Le Banquet Celeste" by Olivier Messiaen
10. Organ Music: About Piece Heroique by Cesar Franck
And here are our top 10 of the most popular podcasts this year:
1, SOP Podcast #55: Frederik Magle on Bringing the Organ Alive
2. SOP Podcast #64 - Robert McCormick on the Art of Organ Improvisation
3. SOP Podcast #54 - Jeremy David Tarrant on Playing the Piano for Organists
4. SOP #46 - Tom Trenney On Why Some Organists Are Afraid of Improvisation
5. SOP Podcast #26 - Ausra Motuzaite-Pinkeviciene on Harmony for Organists
6. SOP Podcast #25 - Martin Pasi on Building Organs and Giving Back
7. SOP Podcast #49 - Don Cook On The Video Training For The New Organist
8. SOP Podcast #57 - Peter Sykes on Imagining the Sound First
9. SOP Podcast #66 - Gavin Black on Teaching Organ and Harpsichord
10. SOP Podcast #24: Paul Cienniwa on the Art of Memorizing Music
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