“You guys have to see this. This organ-in-a-crate-thing is sick!” -Alec, a high school junior to his peers.
Orgelkids USA is a small, fully functional instrument designed to teach how a pipe organ works. Though the name includes “kids,” it is exciting for people of all ages (as evidenced by the enthusiastic endorsement above. As a teaching tool it is cross-curricular, combining disciplines of music, physics, history, archaeology and more. From the OrgelkidsUSA web page: “Enticing the public to engage with the King of Instruments by empowering them to build a working pipe organ.”
Vincent M. Ryan
Minister of Music
Advent Lutheran Church, Harleysville, PA