Fraser Gartshore

Organist | Pianist | Conductor | YouTuber

Toccatas

Toccatas

What is it about Toccatas? Mention Widor or Boellmann, Gigout or Dubois and organists all over the world start recounting their stories of when they played XX’s Toccata in St. X in a concert on a wet Sunday afternoon in London/Paris/New York etc… Ask an...
Kodiaq

Kodiaq

Back in 2015, I leased a daily driver. it had to be reliable, economical, large enough to carry musical instruments and passengers and, if possible, not boring. It also had to be affordable. Obviously, I would have loved to have leased a Porsche Panamera or an AMG...
12 Bars, Infinite Ideas!

12 Bars, Infinite Ideas!

As the world closes its doors to recover from viral disturbances, I have decided to use the time to add to my online outpourings and delve deeper into the world of popular music and its history, beginnings and developments throughout the 20th century, in the vain hope...