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Recent Examples on the Web The return of the series also marks the return of organist Jay Warren, who will be performing pre-show music on the Pickwick’s Wurlitzer pipe organ at 7 p.m. prior to the 7:30 p.m. screening. Jennifer Johnson, chicagotribune.com, 31 Aug. 2021 This 1920s-era theater has been host to Bob Hope, Louie Armstrong and pipe organ enthusiasts over the decades. Joanne Cleaver, chicagotribune.com, 19 Aug. 2021 Hufford’s mission: get the music flowing again from the church’s 63-year-old pipe organ. San Diego Union-Tribune, 8 Aug. 2021 After some agonizing deliberations, the congregation voted to sell its house of worship with stained glass windows, distinctive bell tower and floor-to-ceiling pipe organ intact. oregonlive, 31 July 2021 Moving through the 67-degree caverns, Strickland pointed out the names of formations including the South America room and the cathedral room with pipe organ-looking columns. Patrick Connolly, orlandosentinel.com, 20 June 2021 When the Federal Writers’ Project began in 1935, it was headquartered in an old theater with a pipe organ in Washington, DC. Max Holleran, The New Republic, 15 June 2021 Raines wanted to replace the church’s aging Steinway grand with an instrument in keeping with its Texas landmark pipe organ. Cheryl Hall, Dallas News, 13 June 2021 Spanning over 50 feet in length with a 26-foot-high cathedral ceiling, the room has a fireplace, three crystal chandeliers, wide-board pegged oak floors, and two large alcoves that once contained a pipe organ. Katherine Clarke, WSJ, 16 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of pipe organ

1862, in the meaning defined above

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“Pipe organ.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pipe%20organ. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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