Mediatheque Stories tagged #Organ

Elbphilharmonie Innerview: Thomas Ospital

»Wir erfinden uns immer wieder neu« – der Organist Thomas Ospital über die Besonderheiten seines Instrumentes und über die Kunst des Zuhörens.

Iveta's Chocolate Box #02

Tastes of ... chili chocolate! George Thalben Ball's »Variations on a Theme by Paganini«.

Iveta's Chocolate Box #01

Tastes of ... pink champagne! Georges Bizet's »Farandole« from L’Arlésienne, Suite Nr. 2.

Iveta's Chocolate Box #03

Tastes of ... caramel! Johann Sebastian Bach’s choral »Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring«.

Iveta's Chocolate Box #04

Tastes of ... espresso crunch! Paul Dukas's Fanfare from »La Péri«.

Iveta's Chocolate Box #05

Tastes of ... walnut! Naji Hakim: Étude-Caprice »Alla Russa«.

Iveta's Chocolate Box #06

Tastes of ... orange marzipan! J. S. Bach: Sinfonia from Cantata BWV 29.

Iveta Apkalna & Ensemble Resonanz

2021 festival: The titular organist plays works by Poulenc and Bach; on the rostrum: early music expert Riccardo Minasi.


Mad about pipes! The world of the organ in 12 steps.

Elbphilharmonie Sessions: Iveta Apkalna
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Video on demand from 10 Apr 2020 : Elbphilharmonie Sessions: Iveta Apkalna

Aivars Kalējs’s »Lux aeterna« from the Elbphilharmonie Grand Hall.

Elbphilharmonie Organ: The Pipe Cleaners

How do you get the dust off 4,765 pipes? Watch the videos to find out how the Elbphilharmonie organ is cleaned.

Mastermind on the Organ: Wayne Marshall
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Video on demand from 2 Nov 2020 : Mastermind on the Organ: Wayne Marshall

The outstanding British organist improvises on themes by Beethoven.

Iveta Apkalna: Morning mood in Latvian

The titular organist plays the piece »Early in the Morning« by her countryman Imants Zemzaris.

Elbphilharmonie Talk with Iveta Apkalna

About family life during the coronavirus pandemic and the search for the perfect (organ) shoemaker.

Elbphilharmonie explains: The Elbphilharmonie organ

The majestic instrument at the heart of the Grand Hall is explained in short videos.

CD recordings from the Elbphilharmonie

These are the albums recorded in the Elbphilharmonie Grand Hall so far.

Music for Organ: Top 7

Strange, sacred, intoxicating: These pieces wrote organ history.

Organ to the Limit: The Sorabji Project

Kevin Bowyer conquers a monstor of organ music: the eight-hour Organ Symphony by composer Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji.

Organ Day

A wide variety of improvisations, interesting facts about the organ and a thrilling sound: the Elbphilharmonie’s Organ Day.