Hot Pipes Podcast 153 – m4a – Theatre Organs of Los Angeles

March 19, 2015

Name Artist Album Year Comments
I Feel A Song Comin’ On Ron Rhode Please [Roxy CD] 1991 4-27 Wurlitzer, Private Residence; ex-Minnesota Theatre, Minneapolis, MN
Hurry, Mama! The Cartoon’s On! Rob Richards Now Playing – Rob Richards at the Mighty Wurlitzer Organ 4-37 Wurlitzer, El Capitan Theatre, Hollywood, CA
Dancing On The Ceiling Bill Thomson A Quiet Evening With The Mighty Wurlitzer [Pacifica P-2001] s 1956 ??/?? Wurlitzer, Armin H “Bud” Wittenberg, Jr. Residence, Beverly Hills, CA; ex-Manchester Theatre, Los Angeles
Tie A Yellow Ribbon ‘Round The Old Oak Tree Bill Million A Million Happy Sounds [Concert Recording CR-0139] 3-25 Wurlitzer, Ledwon Residence, Agoura, Los Angeles
Gauiott – Peruvian Waltz Ann Leaf Concert Echoes 1963 2-12 Wurlitzer, Los Angeles Theatre
April In My Heart Buddy Cole Transcriptions
California Here I Come Chris Elliott Plays The Simonton Wurlitzer Pipe Organ 1983 4-36 Wurlitzer, Simonton Residence, Toluca Lake, Los Angeles
Once In A Dream Mildred Alexander Alexander The Great [Location Recording Service LP] 1965 4-37 Kimball, Wiltern Theatre, Los Angeles; recorded in concert 24 Oct 1965
Farandole (L’ArlÈsienne Suite) Del Castillo Half and Half [Concert Recording CR-0028] 4-61 Robert-Morton, Elks Hall, Los Angeles, CA
Take My Word Gordon Kibbee United Artists Theatre 1940 3-17 Wurlitzer, United Artists Theatre, Los Angeles
Popular Song from Facade Suite Jim Melander Plays The Wurlitzer Pipe Organ in The Echoing Antique Shop [Dulcet ME-6001] 2-9 Wurlitzer, James Gaines’ Antiques, Decorators’ Row, Los Angeles
9 To 5 Candi Carley Sweet City Woman [Minx KM 7067] 3-15 Wurlitzer, Civic Auditorium, San Gabriel, CA
Circle Of Life [The Lion King] John Ledwon Magic! The Music Of The Mouse 2005 4-52 Wurlitzer, Ledwon Residence, Agoura, CA
Via Jara Byron Melcher By Plays Basin Street [Concert Recording CR-0143] 4-27 Wurlitzer, Harvey Heck Residence, Los Angeles; ex-Egyptian Theatre, Hollywood, CA
Still Sweeter Every Day Les Barnett Plays The Giant Moller Pipe Organ in the Shrine Auditorium [Sacred LPS 6015] 1958 4-67 Moller, Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles
The Old Piano Roll Blues [Fenelon on Piano] Lyn Larsen Remembering The Sound Of San Sylmar [Musical Contrasts LP] 1990 3-25 Wurlitzer, Nethercutt Collection, San Sylmar, CA
Medley segment: Say It Isn’t So Kay McAbee Concert: PCC Wurlitzer 1992 1992 3-23 Wurlitzer, Sexson Auditorium, City College, Pasadena, CA; 19 Sept 1992
Land Of The Pharaohs Walt Strony ATOS 1996 Pasadena 1996 5-28 Moller, Civic Auditorium, Pasadena, CA

1 Comment

  1. Robert Miller

    Thank you for listing the original installation of each of the instruments on HOT PIPES. Most of these were built to resonate in large spaces, and crowding them into a residential music room fails at times to do them justice.

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