What is organist?

  • (noun): A person who plays an organ.

Organist

An organist is a musician who plays any type of organ. An organist may play solo organ works, play with an ensemble or orchestra, or accompany one or more singers or instrumental soloists. In addition, an organist may accompany congregational hymn-singing and play liturgical music.

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St Peter's Church, Harrogate - Organ - List of Organists
... Paley John Septimus Dickinson 1870 - ???? (formerly organist of Christ Church, High Harrogate) John Shaw 1879 - 1890 Robert Senior Burton 1890 - 1892 (formerly organist of Leeds Parish Church. 1917 - 1935 (appointed again) Jack Spencer 1935 - 1970 (previously organist of St ...
Con Anima - History
... French music with the distinguished French organist Sophie-VĂ©ronique Cauchefer-Choplin, also in 2007 ... they continue to work also with guest conductors including professor Andrew Morrisson, Organist and Master of Choristers at St Andrew's Cathedral, Aberdeen, and ...
Stan Kann - Organist
... idle for twenty years and became official house organist in 1952 ... Kann served as the theater's resident organist until 1974, four years before the Fox closed ...
Organist - Organizations
... The Royal College of Organists (RCO) in the United Kingdom is the oldest institution of organ studies ... From that sprang the American Guild of Organists (AGO), the Gesellschaft der Orgelfreunde e.V ... and the Royal Canadian College of Organists (RCCO) ...
Sidney Campbell - Career
... He was organist of St ... Margaret's Church, Leytonstone 1927 to 1929 organist of Chigwell Parish Church 1929 to 1931 organist of West Ham Parish Church 1931 to 1937 organist of St ... Peter's Church, Croydon 1937 - 1943 organist of St ...