And now for this week’s quiz. R 100 PnP Gift Card is up for grabs to the 1st person who responds with the correct answers, to 083 459 1950.
1. Do organists play an organ with their hands or feet?
2. Pipe organs are the third largest instrument in the world, played by a single musician. True or False?
3. Sometimes the organ pipes you see in churches or concert halls are a façade? True or false?
4. What is the name given to someone who plays a pipe organ?
5. A pipe can play multiple notes. True or False?
6. Where is the oldest pipe organ in the world located?7. Where is the world’s largest church pipe organ located?
8. Before electricity was used to produce air in the pipes, bellows were used in the early days to supply wind. True or False?
9. The keyboard on a pipe organ is often referred to a what?
10. You get special shoes to play a pipe organ pedals correctly and properly? True or False?
Come and visit our organ at St Columba’s next time, the organists would love to explain this amazing musical instrument to you in more detail.