Coffee Table Book
This book commemorates Allen's 50th Year of Digital Sound with the introduction of digital sampling and the first digital organ introduced to the world in 1971, plus is dedicated to Allen's founder, Jerome Markowitz and the thousands of employees and tens of thousands of customers that have been a part of Allen's family throughout eight decades. Take a ride down memory lane as we showcase the history and development of Allen Organ Company since its inception in 1939, to present day, in this historic pictorial book of the Company through the decades! 159 pages, hardcover.
by Jerome Markowitz, Founder of Allen Organ Company
Published in 1989
The world today revolves on digital sound. Telecommunications, TV, Facebook®, YouTube®, iTunes®, Pandora®, CD recordings, DVD's and innumerable other devices and services of our daily lives could not exist without digital sound.
And, the story of where and how it all started is fascinating.
The first digital-sound-based products didn't come from large electronics corporations as you might suppose. Instead, they were developed by an organ builder in Macungie, PA. And, even more remarkably, the first place this technology found a home was in church! This uniquely American story of innovation, perseverance and intrigue is a must-read for anyone interested in the roots of digital sound!
Written by Allen's founder Jerome Markowitz, this story of digital sound, "Triumphs and Trials of an Organ Builder" is available in paperback and as a Kindle edition on Amazon.
Part I: Manual and Pedal Technique
Part II: Registration
Part III: Hymn Accompaniment
Part I, Part II, and Part III of A Church Organist's Primer series on DVD.
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