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Veronica Brandt holds a Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering. As editor, she has produced fine publications (as well as valuable reprints) dealing with Gregorian chant, hymnody, Latin, and other subjects. These publications are distinguished on account of their tastefulness. She lives in the Blue Mountains near Sydney, Australia, with her husband Peter and six children.
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St Ambrose had to be “corrected” by Pope Urban VIII. The ‘Iste confessor’ was greatly altered and the hymn for the Dedication of a Church—which no one ought to have touched—was in fact completely recast in a new meter. Singular demand, made by the taste of that particular epoch!
— Re: The hymn revisions of Pope Urban VIII (d. 1644)

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Shortcuts with GrandOrgue
published 8 June 2019 by Veronica Brandt

ETTING UP A VIRTUAL PIPE ORGAN using free software and second hand equipment is a recipe for losing much time that could otherwise be spent practising. On the other hand, you do learn a lot along the way. In this video I show one of the little steps bringing me closer to something that can function as a decent pipe organ substitute: being able to set stops at the push of a button.