Vox Humana Jaargang 21 nr. 04
Inhoudsopgave / Table of contents
Cover picture: Worcester Reed Organ. (A Dutch brand, connected with Worcester Organ Co. in Worcester MA). The instrument is 4 ranks.
1 Index by Wim Rhebergen
3 Harmonium builders in the Netherlands Part One by collector Wim Olthof.
These 3 articles are connected to to the music album that comes with this edition of Vox Humana containing 7 works by Harry Mayer.
17 Surprise: an organ and reed organ museum in China. Ineke Kuiling
Ineke visited the city Xiamen in the province Fujian in the south-east of China
20 A pimped Worcester Reed Organ A found reed organ that proved to be a 'monday morning' product. Even in the case work obvious mistakes were made. The owner decided to pimp the instrument. And the most important: It now plays as it should.
22 Klaas van Boggelen From various magazines. Major topics:
24 The German Reed Organ: A revaluation. by Klaas Hoek. This is the start of a series of articles featuring the suction reed organ fitted with expression and double expression. The articles will be connected to the digital edition published at the website of Klaas Hoek. Click to read the website
27 Heavenly! A review of a concert by Dirk Luijmes and others. Theme of the concert was the Pythagorean adagium 'harmoy of spheres'.
28 Divertissement A new recording of harmonium music played by Arno Kerkhof. This disc will be available on the Annual Meeting of HVN for € 10,00 .
Although the new disc is presented twice in this volume, as a release by NVH ( ???) it is obviously a releaseby HVN. Hence: the important fact is the release of yet another recording, featuring the harmonium. The recording has been played on historic instruments from the Spaans collection: a Physharmonica by Deutschmann 1845; two Debains of 1852 and 1859 and a Mustel 1897. The skills of the performer, Arno Kerkhof, is a promise: This will be a disc you want to have, I am sure! As soon as I have the disc, it will be on this website.
29 O Heilige Nacht (O, Holy night) A review of this disc by Klaas Trapman. And it shows: This is a disc you need to have in your collection. See & hear on this page
30 Fire messages by Wim Olthof. Three articles from the papers in 1878, 1912, 1911, about a fire in harmonium factories.
34 Bert Koerselman Update from the Harmonium Museum Nederland. In this update details about harmoniums built in the Netherlands.
33 Annaual Meeting of HVN
Saturday, oktober 30th at Barneveld.
14:00 Harmonium concert on both harmonium and reed organ by Klaas Trapman.
35 Adverts One of these adverts says:
The lesson: Don't clean reeds if you don't know how to do that.