Also, Merry Christmas! Oh, and Happy New Year!
I think I may have just discovered the winner of the “most extraordinary link to be found on the Interwebs” contest for November (and a strong candidate for “Best Link of the Year,” as far as I’m concerned):
Free downloads of the complete organ works of Johann Sebastian Bach, recorded by Dr. James Kibbie on original baroque organs in Germany, are offered on this site.
Click Familiar Masterworks to begin with a selection of audience favorites.
Click Catalog for a list of all works.
Click Search to find a specific work, collection or venue.
Click Download in Groups to download multiple works with a single click.
This project is sponsored by the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance with generous support from Dr. Barbara Furin Sloat in honor of J. Barry Sloat. Additional support has been provided by the Office of Vice-President for Research, the University of Michigan.
Wow. Thanks, OpenCulture.