Music in the wind

Canada, 1945

Film
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Episode of Series “Canada carries on”.
This film traces the history of organ building through the centuries from the ancient instruments worked by foot-pump and hand bellows to the latest electrically operated giant pipe organs. Shows the building of organs in the workshops of Casavant Freres, St Hyacinthe, Quebec.

Credits

production company

ONF | NFB

producer

Guy Glover

Duration

00:09:19:00

Production places
Canada
Production dates
1945

Appears in

Canada carries on

Group of items

Canada carries on

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

007390

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Industries - Canada

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Quebec (Province)

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Canada

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Music - Instruction and study

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Organ - Instruction and study

History → History

Music & Performing Arts → Music - Instruction and study

Music & Performing Arts → Musical instruments - Construction

Music & Performing Arts → Musical instruments - History

Music & Performing Arts → Organ - History

Music & Performing Arts → Organ music

Music & Performing Arts → Organ-builders

Music & Performing Arts → Wind instruments - Construction

Places → Quebec (Province)

Short films

Short films → Short films - Canada

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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