The Grand Organ in the Notre Dame Cathedral Paris is one of the most remarkable organs in the world as well as being the largest organ in France. Let’s learn a little more about it.
Grade levels: This lesson is for middle and high school age students. It is suitable for classroom, private music studio and home school use, but please be sure you have the correct license for your use.
Printable: The NotreDame Cathedral Paris Pipe Organ
Lesson duration: 30-45 minutes
Olivier Latry is the one of the organists at Notre Dame Cathedral Paris. He well-known as a concert artist, and is also a Professor of Organ in the Conservatoire de Paris. In this video, we see him at work at his art at the Grand Organ.
Johann Vexo, organist at Notre Dame, was at the console when the fire began. Here is his amazing recounting of the event.
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