"The quantity [of organists] is declining," says Louis Cantor, associate director of worship for the archdiocese and also an accomplished church musician who currently plays at St. Charles Borromeo in Detroit. "I’m not quite sure why that is, especially with the electronic age. It’s much easier to sequence and use an electronic instrument… but it’s not an instrument that people are very drawn to."
Kohn, Joe. "Church organists encourage young musicians to take up the 'king of instruments'" Michigan Catholic, a site that shamelessly steals it's design from the New York Times
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