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Blair School of Music’s Dobson Organ, Opus 92

Jul. 1, 2015—A Gift for the Future On February 7 and 8, the Blair School of Music hosted the inaugural concerts on its new Dobson Organ, Opus 92. Modeled after German organs of the 18th century, the instrument, built by the Dobson Organ Company and installed last August, is in the style that Bach would have known, thus...

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Blair Presents: An Introduction to the Blair School’s New Pipe Organ, Feb. 8

Dec. 13, 2014—  BLAIR PRESENTS An Introduction to the Blair School’s New Pipe Organ Carl Smith, organist Sunday, February 8 3:00 p.m., Steve & Judy Turner Recital Hall This program marks the dedication of the Blair School’s new Dobson pipe organ,whose construction and installation were made possible through a generous gift from Cal Turner Jr. and Laura...

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Carl Smith – the 17th Century in music and song, Oct. 12

Sep. 15, 2014—Faculty Recital: Carl Smith, harpsichord and continuo organ With Elizabeth Bartlett, soprano, Matthew Lammers, violin, and Ann Yeh, cello Sunday, October 12 4 p.m., Choral Hall Musica Settecentesca Seventeenth-century vocal and instrumental music from Italy and Germany, including Claudio Monteverdi, Girolamo Frescobaldi, Heinrich Schütz and Matthias Weckmann.

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Cal Turner Jr. and Laura Dugas donate new pipe organ to Blair School

Jan. 6, 2014—Cal Turner Jr. loves organ music. And sure, lots of people enjoy listening to the organ. But how many of them have pipe organs in their own houses? “I have to be the only husband in America who, without his wife’s knowledge, installed a pipe organ in a new home!” the Nashville-based philanthropist says with...

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