The 2017 ATOS Chapter Showcase highlights ATOS chapters’ activities and achievements from the past year. Participating chapters in 2017 are:
Emily Seward plays the organ overture at the Redford Theatre Detroit prior to a 70mm screening of Lawrence of Arabia. The Redford Theatre organ is played for 30 minutes before all Film Series presentations, as well as during intermission. Presentations as generally every other Friday at 8pm and Saturday at 2pm and 8pm.
The mighty Wurlitzer fills the gorgeous Fox Theatre in Detroit. The song is the Radetzky March by Johann Strauss Sr. For more on the Fox Theatre and other Detroit landmarks past and present, go to HistoricDetroit.org. (from historicdetroit.org posting on YouTube)
The Fitzgerald Theater's majestic Wurlitzer theater organ puts the power of 1600 pipes at Mike Grandchamp's very nimble fingertips. Designed to accompany silent films, Dave Salmela shows how the Wurlitzer can be used in contemporary music.
Slide show introducing the viewers to ATOS and the theatre pipe organ. A narrated slide show put together in 1993. Produced by Bob Markworth and Jack Moelmann. Narrated by Russ Hamnet