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Wurlitzer Band Organ Registration Controls
By Jack M. Conway

Hi Group,  Some arrangers make my Wurlitzer 146-A, which has no
automatic registers, sound as though it did.  I really like David
Stumpf's arrangements on roll 13408 and "Great Moments In American
Music, Volume One".  His arrangements allow certain registers to,
in effect, play solo.

Some of Tom Meijer's arrangements have trumpet fanfares.  His roll
Eur-1 "European Favorites" features a trumpet fanfare.

There are other newer arrangements that really show the organ.

Jack M. Conway, Los Angeles, California, USA

13408 "Children's Roll" (Arr. David Stumpf)
 1. Swinging On A Star, Jimmy Van Heusen
 2. The Teddy Bear's Picnic, John W. Bratton
 3. Somebody Come Out and Play, Joe Raposo
 4. Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah, Allie Wrubel
 5. Whistle While You Work, Frank Churchill
 6. Heigh Ho, Frank Churchill
 7. It's A Small World, Sherman & Sherman
 8. Puff The Magic Dragon, Yarrow & Lipton
 9. The Muppet Show Theme, Henson & Pottle
10. Music Box Dancer, Frank Mills

"Great Moments In American Music, Volume One" (Arr. David Stumpf)
 1. Sailing, Sailing
 2. Arkansas Traveler
 3. Oh, Dem Golden Slippers
 4. Yankee Doodle Boy
 5. Oh! Susanna, Fox Trot, Stephen Collins Foster
 6. When Johnny Comes Marching Home
 7. Yellow Rose Of Texas
 8. You're A Grand Old Flag
 9. Camptown Races
10. Swanee

Eur-1 "European Favorites" Arranged by Tom Meijer
 1. Wien Bleibt Wien, Schrammel
 2. Paul Lincke Waltzes, Lincke
 3. Snow Waltz, Koschat
 4. Trompeten Echo, Avsenik
 5. Munchen Hofbrauhaus, Gabriel
 6. Zirkus Renz, Peters
 7. Walzertraum, O. Strauss
 8. Mars Der Medici, Wichers
 9. Gypsy Princess Waltzes, Kalmann
10. Luna Park March, Frei


(Message sent Tue 9 Sep 2008, 03:24:09 GMT, from time zone GMT-0700.)

Key Words in Subject:  Band, Controls, Organ, Registration, Wurlitzer

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