AGO Chapter Events
Summer trip to Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City
8:15am to 5:00pm
8:30am - Leaving from St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Ardmore
Includes a morning tour of the main hall organ, lunch on your own, and an afternoon tour of the second hall at Boardwalk Hall, both hosted by Steven Ball.
Leaving A.C. at 3:00pm to arrive in Ardmore by 5:00pm.
Advanced Improvisation Sessions with Jeffrey Brillhart (Fall)
Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church
$40 for the semester (four sessions), or $15 per session (at the door) September 16,
October 14, November 11, December 2.
Basic service playing/improvisation class with Sandor Kadar (Fall)
St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Ardmore
$40 for the semester (four sessions), or $15 per session (at the door) September 16, October 14, November 11, December 9
Fall Kick-Off and Anthem Reading Session - led by Chapter Members
St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Glenside, Coffee at 9:00 a.m., Sessions from 9:30-Noon
Celebrating the Reformation - led by Dr. Michael Krentz
Settlement Music School, Wine and Cheese at 6:30, Program at 7:15 p.m.
Nathan Laube dedicates the rebuilt and expanded organ at St. John's UCC in Lansdale
Afternoon concert; cosponsored by AGO Philadelphia and St. John's Church
Chapter Holiday Party at the home of Kathleen Scheide in Levittown
4:00-8:00 p.m., bring an appetizer, side dish or dessert to share
JANUARY JUMPSTART - Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church
Our Chapter's premiere educational and mid-season inspirational event, we will welcome Mark Patterson as our feature clinician this year. Repertoire sessions, sessions for Children's Choirs, Youth Choirs and Adult Choirs; Organ sessions
Ken Cowan in recital at Ursinus College; cosponsored by AGO Philadelphia and Ursinus College
Young Artists' Concert and Panel Discussion, Old Christ Church, Philadelphia
We welcome Amanda Mole and Joshua Stafford, Organists, along with James Thomashower from the national office. Amanda and Josh will play 30-minutes programs, then join in a lively panel discussion with James about young organists and where education and performing are headed in the USA. We look forward to hearing the new Fisk organ at Christ Church.
Philadelphia Legends - First Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia
Building on the McCurdy Legend, and the Curtis connections
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