Steven Eaklor is one of the most versatile and accomplished Concert and Recording organists in the world. He is equally at home in the classical organ repertoire as he is with theatre organ. We captured a short conversation at his concert this past weekend that gives some insight as to mastering a piece. He then displays this quality on our Allen 3 manual Bravura model.
Steven Eaklor is one of the most versatile and accomplished Theatre organists in the world. His arrangements and orchestrations are renowned for their innovation, excitement and pure musicality. Here is an example of this wizardry on his inspired production of George Wright’s first recording done on the Pasadena Studio Organ. Steven calls this his “Fantasy on- I Know That You Know” and this condensed edit is performed on our Allen TO-5Q five manual.
On Sunday, October 22, 2017, Allen Organs of Chicago hosted a benefit Organ Concert for the Savior Divine Lutheran Church in Palos Hills. The organ concert featured the Chicago Blackhawks organist, Frank Pellico on the Allen TO-5Q. He played a number of songs in his own style including polkas, ballads and rumbas that energized the audience. Thank you to all for an unforgettable afternoon. More here…
Hector Olivera Master Class educates an attentive audience at Allen Organs Chicago in Bolingbrook about his registration techniques last Saturday, October 14, 2017. Thank You all for a very enjoyable day.
On Saturday, September 9, 2017, Allen Organs of Chicago hosted a Theatre Organ Concert with special guest artist, Dean Rosko, the official organist of the Milwaukee Brewers. Thank You, Dean, for your wonderful performance. You have made some new fans here in Chicago. More here…
On Sunday, October 1, 2017, Allen Organs of Chicago is hosting their October Social featuring special guest artist, Mark Herman on the Allen Organ TO-5Q! Join us along with our friends from CTOS and JATOE for this great afternoon of music. Doors open at 2:30 with the program beginning at3:00. Bring treats to share. No Open Console. No registration required.
Also, Mark will be leading a Theatre Organ Masterclass on Monday evening,October 2, 2017 at 6:00 pm. Admission fee is $30 per person. Registration is required. RSVP here.