GUIDES TO THE THEATRE ORGAN
by Glen Twamley
ORIGINAL UK WURLITZER INSTALLATION GUIDE
A4 Book listing all the original UK Wurlitzer Installations, the history of each
organ, opus lists, styles, and much more. Regularly Updated. A mine of information.
RUDOPLH WURLITZER AND HIS COMPANY
A short biography detailing the life of Rudolph Wurlitzer, a bit of family history, the formation of his company, his products, other companies he bought, and lots more.
HOW IT WORKS - THE THEATRE ORGAN
(A Basic Guide)
This A5 booklet is intended as a basic guide for those with an interest of what goes on behind the shutters. Includes information on how the sound is produced, the wind supply, pipes, console, percussion and effects etc.
THEATRE ORGANS ORIGINALLY INSTALLED IN SUSSEX
A5 Booklet detailing the majority of the theatre organs originally installed in the county of Sussex during the 1920's and 1930's. It also tells of what happened to each organ. Wurlitzers, Christies, and Comptons from Brighton, Eastbourne, Hastings, Hove, Worthing, and more.
THEATRE ORGANS ORIGINALLY INSTALLED IN KENT
A5 Booklet, as above but for the county of Kent. Includes organs originally installed in Bromley, Canterbury, Chatham, Dover, Folkestone, and more. However it doesn't include the "London" part of Kent!
HISTORY OF THE RYE WURLITZER and the
TOTTENHAM PALACE THEATRE.
A5 Book detailing the full history of Wurlitzer Opus No. 999. The second Wurlitzer theatre organ to be opened in the UK. Includes details of its life at Tottenham, the move to Rye, restoration, and much much more.
HISTORY OF THE BEER WURLITZER and the
WALSALL PICTURE HOUSE
A5 book detailing the history of the first Wurlitzer theatre organ (Opus No. 956) to be installed in the UK. Includes details of the organ's life in Walsall, its move to Sedgely, and then to the Congregational Church in Beer.
THE LOST THEATRES OF HASTINGS
A5 book detailing the history of many of the lost theatres, cinemas, and picture houses of Hastings, St. Leonards, and Silverhill. An interesting and worthwhile read, with lots of pictures and old advertisements.
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