Tutorials and more than 90 recordings can be found below.

 

Tutorials:

My Hauptwerk Experience from exploration to conclusion (NEW for Version 4.00 of Hauptwerk)
   
(Hauptwerk/Classic Midi Works Keyboards Tutorial with vendor information)
(pdf file)
My Piston configuration file, which matches the tutorial diagram (which can be used to program Classic Midi Works pistons)

My Hauptwerk Powerpoint presentation (given to the Portand AGO chapter, which contains my current setup and pricing information) (pdf file)

Rocktron All Access Toe Controller (Tutorial for Organists using Hauptwerk) (It is now called Rocktron Midi Raider)


Pictures of my Hauptwerk Setup from beginning to completion


The Hauptwerk article (revised) that appeared in the July, 2009 issue of The American Organist Magazine.  

 


 

Live performances by Randall Mullin on Hauptwerk© sample sets
(for best results consider listening through professional quality headphones)


(all of the following are recorded with the natural reverberation of the room, no additional processing added.)

OrganART Media -- Helmut Maier, sample set creator (http://www.organartmedia.com)

(sample set recorded on the 1854/80 Ducroquet/Cavaillé-Coll organ, Aix-en-Provence, France)

Meditation (Symphonie I) - Charles-Marie Widor
Scherzo (Symphonie II) - Louis Vierne
also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gAKfXvakXog&feature=related
Adagio (Symphonie III) - Louis Vierne
La Nativité (Poèmes Évangéliques) - Jean Langlais
Impromptu
(Pièces de Fantaisie) - Louis Vierne also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dNIGJMArIzE
Clair de Lune (Pièces de Fantaisie) - Louis Vierne also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lSt211dyVWE

(sample set recorded on the 1904 Wilhelm Sauer organ, Dortmund-Dorstfeld, Germany)

Symphonic Chorale: Ach bleib mit deiner Gnade - Sigfried Karg-Elert, Opus 87
Chorale-Improvisation: Jesu, geh voran - Sigfried Karg-Elert, Opus 65

(sample set recorded on the 1686/1720 Bosch/Schnitger organ, Vollenhove, The Netherlands

Wer nur den lieben Gott läßt walten - Max Reger, Opus 135a
Prelude in G Major, BWV 541 - Johann Sebastian Bach

   
Milan Digital Audio -- Brett Milan, sample set creator (http://www.milandigitalaudio.com/organs.htm)

(sample set recorded on the 1903 Mutin/Cavaillé-Coll organ, Notre Dame de Metz, Metz, France)
 

Sonata V in C Minor (Allegro Appassionato) - Alexandre Guilmant, Opus 80
Preces (Diptyque Liturgique) Jean-Jacques Grunenwald
Dans une douce joie (In quiet Joy) (Neuf Pièces) - Jean Langlais
Finale (Symphonie VI) - Charles-Marie Widor

Prelude in B Major, Opus 7 - Marcel Dupré
Fugue in B Major, Opus 7 - Marcel Dupré
Carillon de Westminster
(Pièces de Fantaisie) - Louis Vierne also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WVYIfVzG0Cs
Allegro (Symphonie I) - Lazare-Auguste Maquaire
also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3_E5lXDgSYE
       
for copies: www.lulu.com/content/423354
Grande Pièce Symphonique - César Franck
Allegro (Symphonie II) - Louis Vierne  
another performance on YouTube HD
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=brTeKpfwKAs
Choral (Symphonie II) - Louis Vierne
also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xRRGAg589s0
Final (Symphonie II) - Louis Vierne
also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HZiGffcwhB0
Allegro (Symphonie 6) - Charles-Marie Widor
also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9L50cI6ALEw
Adagio (Symphonie 6) - Charles-Marie Widor
also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3xuLPMnAc30
Finale (Symphonie 6) - Charles-Marie Widor (version 2012) also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bh1IOtB_Ots
Allegro Maëstoso (Symphonie 3) - Louis Vierne also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-r45Yrhn0P0
Final (Symphonie 3) - Louis Vierne also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KCCirD3SoMk
Preces (Diptyque Liturgique) - Jean-Jacques Grunenwald also in YouTube HD https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZzxvdG3pSl0
Jubilate Deo (Diptyque Liturgique) - Jean-Jacques Grunenwald also in YouTube HD https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZzxvdG3pSl0
Allegro Appassionato (Sonata 5) - Alexandre Guilmant also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IyeHNYQ8xk4
Recitativo, Choral et Fugue (Sonata 5) - Alexandre Guilmant also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TverPo4jzIk

(sample set recorded on the 1928 E. M. Skinner organ, Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Chicago, Illinois

Be thou my vision - Zsolt Gárdonyi
       
(from "Jazz Inspirations for Organ 1", Bärenreiter-Verlag, Kassel)
Air with Variations (Suite for Organ) - Leo Sowerby
Requiescat in Pace - Leo Sowerby
Nave - Robert Hebble also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y6h8-r2L22M
         for copies: http://www.alfred.com/Products/The-Crystal-Cathedral-Organ-Collection--00-EL9508.aspx
Romanza - Edvard Grieg, arr. Robert Hebble
       
for copies: Contact Lorenz Publishing Company and reference Archive Edition KK246.
It came upon the midnight clear - arr. Noel Rawsthorne  (from "The Holly and the Ivy" collection of Kevin Mayhew).
           for copies: http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/Holly-and-the-Ivy-for-Organ/1731829
Lead, Kindly Light - Robert Hebble another performance on YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tB64OOefO_k
       
for copies: http://www.alfred.com/Products/Favorite-Hymns-for-Organ--00-BHS9501.aspx
Simple Gifts - Virgil Fox/Robert Hebble also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iCETDFtaP1s
     
    for copies: http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/At-The-Organ-With-Virgil-Fox/1560020

(sample set recorded on the 1877 Father Willis Organ, Salisbury Cathedral, England)

Noël Vosgien - Jean Bouvard (from "Christmas music from France and Germany," OHS Catalog K02047
Exite Fideles - Paul Ayres (paulayres@clara.net, www.paulayres.co.uk) also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3149lMJdysk
Toccata on "All you need is love" - Paul Ayres
(paulayres@clara.net, www.paulayres.co.uk) also in YouTube HD  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xn_22eAr3Eg

Sonus Paradisi -- Jiri Zurek, sample set creator (http://www.sonusparadisi.cz/organs.0.asp)

(sample set recorded on the 1885 Cavaillé-Coll organ, St. Etienne Abbey, Caen, France)

Cantabile (Symphonie II) - Louis Vierne also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RWP8xVErU5A
Intermezzo (Symphonie 6) - Charles-Marie Widor
also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OcFW5tQxILQ
Rhapsodie sur le nom de LAVOIE - Denis Bédard also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZRyxaxrtZM8
Cantabile (Symphonie 6) Charles-Marie Widor also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DJbzBMu6Wtk
Cantilène (Symphonie 3) Louis Vierne also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Dc3kJ_t6JQ
Intermezzo (Symphonie 3) Louis Vierne
also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=12HC58lSGIo
Adagio (Symphonie 3) Louis Vierne
also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m52xnSJ78vo
Adagio (Sonata 5) - Alexandre Guilmant also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5aw4IHv074Q
Scherzo (Sonata 5) - Alexandre Guilmant also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PC6zUpC_W-k

(sample set recorded on the 1973 Marcussen and Søn organ, St. Laurenskerk, Rotterdam, The Netherlands)

Toccata sur "Il est né, le divin Enfant" - Denis Bédard
Suite Profane - Jean Françaix

Largo also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YhHexSLsrLE
Giocoso also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YhHexSLsrLE
Barcarolle also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YhHexSLsrLE
Scherzando also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YhHexSLsrLE
Toccata also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YhHexSLsrLE

(sample set recorded on the 2007 Tomaš Močnik organ, the Church of our Lady in Adergas, Velesovo, Slovenia)

Mozart Changes- Zsolt Gárnonyi

Lavender Audio -- David Butcher, sample set creator (http://www.lavenderaudio.co.uk/organs/hereford)

(sample set recorded on the 1892 Father Willis Organ, Hereford Cathedral, England)

Fantasia 150 (a.k.a. Toccata for Eric - Paul Ayres also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M_fhV6Hh6vw
Paean on "Divinum Mysterium" - John Cook

Exite Fideles - Paul Ayres
(paulayres@clara.net, www.paulayres.co.uk)
Four Noble Gases
- Daniel Gawthrop (for copies: www.dunstanhouse.com, catalog listing DH0701)

1. Neon (Neon and Argon are also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-1K3dHa8kY8)
2. Argon
3. Krypton
(Krypton and Xenon are also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IiWvd8BQ40k)
4. Xenon

Fantasia on "Mission Impossible" - Paul Ayres (for copies: www.paulayres.co.uk) also in YouTube HD https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aGiGCMLIK98


 
  
   


Inspired Acoustics -- Csaba Huszty, sample set creator (http://www.inspiredacoustics.com)

(sample set recorded on the five manual, 134 rank, 2006 Pécsi-Mühleisen organ, Palace of Arts, Budapest, Hungary)

Adagio for Strings - Samuel Barber, arr. by William Strickland
   
(For this recording the natural, but less than flattering, acoustics of this building have been removed and been digitally replaced with those of Petrikirche in Freiberg, Germany.)
Final (Première Symphonie) - Jean Langlais

   
(For this recording the natural, but less than flattering, acoustics of this building have been removed and been digitally replaced with those of Petrikirche in Freiberg, Germany.)
Variations sur un Noël Angevin (Douze Pièces) - Gaston Litaize

   
(For this recording the natural, but less than flattering, acoustics of this building have been removed and been digitally replaced with those of Petrikirche in Freiberg, Germany.)
Adagio (Symphony No, 3 in C Minor, Opus 78, "Organ Symphony") - Camille Saint-Saëns
also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ptuRURP_0Y0
   
(For this recording the natural, but less than flattering, acoustics of this building have been removed and been digitally replaced with those of Petrikirche in Freiberg, Germany.)
Naïades (Pièces de Fantaisie) - Louis Vierne

   
(For this recording the natural, but less than flattering, acoustics of this building have been removed and been digitally replaced with those of St. Etienne Abbey in Caen, France.)
Londonderry Air (Homage to Fritz Kreisler) - Robert Hebble
also on YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Kw__a1cFHw
        
for copies: Contact Lorenz Publishing Company and reference Archive Edition KK246.
   
(For this recording the natural, but less than flattering, acoustics of this building have been removed and been digitally replaced with those of St. Etienne Abbey in Caen, France.)
Toccata on Old Hundredth - Robert Hebble
also on YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oVq4PH_I4Yk
       
for copies: http://www.alfred.com/Products/The-Crystal-Cathedral-Organ-Collection--00-EL9508.aspx
   
(For this recording the natural, but less than flattering, acoustics of this building have been removed and been digitally replaced with those of Petrikirche in Freiberg, Germany.)
Ave Maria, Ave Maris Stella (Trois Paraphrases Grégoriennes) - Jean Langlais
    (For this recording the natural acoustics of this building have been removed and been digitally replaced with those of St. Michaelskerk, Zwolle, Holland.)
Cantilène (Suite Brève) - Jean Langlais
   
(For this recording the natural acoustics of this building have been removed and been digitally replaced with those of St. Michaelskerk, Zwolle, Holland.)
Trumpet Tune in 7 - Stephen Best (http://www.evensongmusic.net/bestorgan.html) also on YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GoYwJMHXDiw
    
(For this recording the natural acoustics of this building have been removed and been digitally replaced with those of Petrikirche in Freiberg, Germany.)
Three Floral Preludes - Daniel E. Gawthrop (http://www.subitomusic.com) Catalog No. DH0912
     
(For this recording the natural acoustics of this building have been removed and been digitally replaced with those of Petrikirche in Freiberg, Germany.)

Leucanthemum Vulgare (Daisy) Also on YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GQhC3u7wnZo
Zehenspitzen Durch die Tulpin
Also on YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LwKOOQWf6Sg
La Rose Jaune Also on YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zMBlQoUR7BA

Romanza - Edvard Grieg, arr. Robert Hebble Also on YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6eCTXFBbBGw
        
for copies: Contact Lorenz Publishing Company and reference Archive Edition KK246.
    
(For this recording the natural, but less than flattering, acoustics of this building have been removed and been digitally replaced with those of St. Etienne Abbey in Caen, France.) 

Lavender Audio -- David Butcher, sample set creator (http://www.lavenderaudio.co.uk/oic/)
   

(sample set recorded on the 1901 James Jepson Binns organ, Old Independent Church, Haverhill, Suffolk, England)

Trumpet Tune in 7 - Stephen Best (http://www.evensongmusic.net/bestorgan.html)
    
(For this recording the natural acoustics of this building have been removed and been digitally replaced with those of Petrikirche in Freiberg, Germany.) 

aH Virtual Pipe Organs -- A. Hoogendijk, sample set creator (http://home.solcon.nl/ahoogendijk)

(sample set recorded on the 1965 Marcussen and Søn organ, St. Stefanuschurch, Moerdijk, Netherlands)

Toccata alla Rumba - Andreas Willscher (willscher@t-online.de)
   
(For this recording the natural acoustics of this building have been removed and been digitally replaced with those of Petrikirche in Freiberg, Germany.) 

Exemplum Organum -- Ken Bales, sample set creator (http://www.organsamples.com)

(sample set recorded on the 1966 Casavant Organ, opus 2871, St. George's Memorial Anglican Church, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada) These recordings were made with version 2 of the Casavant.
       
(For these recordings the natural acoustics of this building have been removed and been digitally replaced with those of Petrikirche in Freiberg, Germany.)

O Jerusalem (A Symphony for Organ) - Daniel E. Gawthrop  (http://www.dunstanhouse.com/catalog/view/0511)

Allegro (also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M52pvcbml8M)
Largo
(also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jKHmkrdxRiY)
Giocoso
(also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jqolBGrcAZI)
Finale
(also in YouTube HD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L7i9Tz0PGQs)


(all of the following are recorded dry (near the pipes) with reverberation added by Lexicon MX200)

Exemplum Organum -- Ken Bales, sample set creator (http://www.organsamples.com)

(sample set recorded on the 1966 Casavant Organ, opus 2871, St. George's Memorial Anglican Church, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada) 

Petite Suite - Gerald Bales (Berandol Music, Ltd., Mississauga, ON, Canada (http://www.berandolmusic.com)

Introduction
Intermezzo

Finale

Toccata in D Minor, Opus 59 - Max Reger
Concerto in F Major, Opus 4, No. 4 (Allegro) - G. F. Handel/W. T. Best
Variations on "Old Hundredth" - Lee Mitchell
Toccata "Weinbergli" - Lee Mitchell

 (these unpublished works and others can be obtained from my Lee Mitchell page)    

 


The Hauptwerk Virtual Pipe Organ© is the creation of Martin Dyde of Crumhorn Labs (http://www.hauptwerk.com)

 

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