Welcome to frasergartshore.com, musician and YouTuber Fraser Gartshore’s homepage. Check out the Youtube channels and read more in the Blog. Regular updates posted from the organ world as well as his trials and tribulations repairing old cars. You can also get in touch with Fraser via the contact form – perhaps you want to book him for a jazzy concert in your local church!
It’s here! The new CD – Piping Hot at the Organ – is finally available for sale. Order your copy now!
NEW – “Piping Hot” Sheet Music downloads
NEW – Printed “Piping Hot” Sheet Music
The fabulous organ in Marienstatt Abbey, Germany is one of the world’s most famous organs. The 4/73 Rieger organ is truly outstanding and is about to be enlarged for 2021. We went to find out more.
What’s so exciting about French Toccatas? Mention Widor, Boellmann, Dubois or Gigout to any organist and they’ll get all excited! Let’s see what happens when I sight-read Dubois’ Toccata.
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The wonderful world of the cinema organ deserves more attention. These amazing instruments, complete with their own special repertoire are the subject of my latest video.
Improvisation is an important part of any musician’s arsenal. For an organist, it’s their bread and butter. How do you learn to improvise? Is it just making things up? How do you learn to do that?
After three years of Superb ownership (Skoda joke!), it’s time to replace the daily driver. i am now officially a middle-aged man, which means I’m allowed to lease an SUV…