March 4, 2010

RJE Productions Announces Release Of The Art Of Theatre Organ Arranging (Volume Two)

RACINE, WISCONSIN. RJE Productions is pleased to announce the release of the second volume in the series The Art Of Theatre Organ Arranging.

This volume is similar in format to the first volume, containing arrangements and extensive instructional materials. The arrangements in this volume are The Washington Post March, Auf Wiedersehen, I’ll Build A Stairway To Paradise, Poor Butterfly, and Alexander’s Ragtime Band.

What’s new in Volume Two?

We are grateful to all of the readers of Volume One who shared their suggestions for materials to include in this volume and in upcoming editions.

We are pleased to include several new items:

  • Chord symbols in printed arrangements (with in-depth discussion of chord formation and identification in the text of the book)
  • A catalog of essential registrations based on a 10-rank instrument
  • A discussion of console posture
  • Inclusion of traps and percussions in arrangements where appropriate

Ordering for the book began on Monday, March 1, 2010 and the books are expected to be ready for shipment by March 8th.

Additional information is available on our companion website, www.theatreorganarrangements.com