Tech Transfer—Pedal Booster for Young Organists

Tech Transfer—Pedal Booster for Young Organists

Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 816 , Segment 6

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  • May 21, 2018 11:00 pm
  • 20:31 mins

Guests: Don Cook, Professor of Organ Music, BYU; Mike Alder, BYU Technology Transfer Office The deepest notes on the organ are made by pressing pedals with your feet. It’s one of the things that makes organ so tricky—playing the keyboard with your feet, while also playing on multiple keyboards with your hands. So what if your legs are a bit shorter than the average adult organs are built for? What if you’re a kid learning to play the organ? More information about technology developed at BYU is available at

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