Quote Originally Posted by pcnd5584 View Post
Except that his post does not read as if the problem is talking over a voluntary - more that they leave the church so quickly that there is barely time to play anything at all.
That is correct. I don't mind people talking, I have got used to it. But the mad dash for the door really negates the need for impressive pieces by Buxtehude and the like. I sometimes think that a silent film car chase accompaniment would be a better fit!

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