Bock and Fred Petry -- Cathedral Organ And Chimes
Label: The Summit
Sound Systems Company
Description: Instrumental -- Organ
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Other Recordings By Fred Bock, Organist
A Mighty Fortress
(Organ And Chimes)
Christmas (Organ And Chimes)
Will Take Care Of You (Organ And Chimes)
Is The Lord
Great Thou Art
Songs (Organ And Chimes)
Love Of God (Organ And Piano)
Old Rugged Cross (Organ And Chimes)
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About Fred Bock, Organist...
Fred Bock is recognized as one of the
outstanding organists on the Pipe Organ in America. He can be heard most Sundays
playing at the Hollywood Park Presbyterian Church in California, where he also
directs their 65 voice choir. Fred has also appeared on television, and played
in motion pictures. In addition to his own recordings, he has accompanied many
other artists as a background musician. Fred Bock has recorded eleven albums on
the Summit Records Label. As you listen to this beautiful album of time-honored
hymns of the faith, close your eyes and imagine you are in a large house of
worship and enjoying the masterful sounds of Fred Bock at the Pipe organ.
on the rear of the CD Cover...There probably isn't a more
difficult instrument to play correctly than the pipe organ. Therefore just being
able to play it is a great accomplishment. Fred Bock is recognized as one of the
outstanding young organists on the Pipe Organ. In his short professional career,
after completing his college and musical training, he has been recognized for
his recordings, on several major record labels as well for his many artistic
He has performed on
television, in motion pictures, TV commercials, and as an accomplished
accompanist for vocal recording and television artists.
is also an arranger and composer of note for the organ, piano, choral groups and
orchestral ensembles and has more than four-hundred published works. For several
years he served as editor and production supervisor for a leading publisher of
He is a member of the West
Coast Writers Advisory Board of ASCAP, Secretary of the Church Music Publishers
Association and the co-author of a recent book.
every Sunday he is to be found at the keyboard of the organ of this home church,
one of the largest in the Los Angeles area.
after you have heard this album, and its softly modulated interpretation, you
will be able to fully appreciate the master commend that Fred Bock has of the
Pipe Organ. You will be able to close your eyes and imagine that you are in some
beautiful cathedral with all of the beautiful sounds that are part of the organ,
reproduced in wonderful stereophonic clarity.
is a wonderful treat in store for you. This Summit stereo recording will bring
many hours of enjoyment and fond memories.