Jim Riggs and the Sound of the Silent Movie
In the 1920’s, the theatre pipe organ was a one-man orchestra used to accompany silent films. Tonight, expert organist Jim Riggs will accompany Cecil B. DeMille’s “King of Kings” at the Towe Auto Museum. He demonstrates the museum's Mighty Wurlitzer.
Thursday, March 24, 2005
Listen to more from organist Jim Riggs this afternoon at 2 on Insight. Riggs will accompany the silent film “King of Kings” tonight at 8 p.m. at the Towe Auto Museum in downtown Sacramento.