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Our 2015-16 program year began July 1, 2015. Please consider joining our Guild or renewing your membership today! You may do so securely online through the AGO National Organization. If you are a new member, click here, and if you are renewing a previous membership, click here.
Calendar of 2015-16 Chapter Programs
Monday, October 12, 2015 @ 7:00 PM
Installation of Chapter Officers and Seminar "Stand-out Organ Composers" by Dr. Karl Moyer, FAGO.
Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 517 North Queen Street, Lancaster, PA.
Saturday, November 21, 2015 @ 9:30 AM
Dr. Jeffrey Gemmell presents "Music of the Moravians and the Tannenberg Organs of Lititz Moravian Church."
Lititz Moravian Church, 8 Church Square, Lititz, PA.
Sunday, December 27, 2015 @ 4:00 PM
"Christmas at the Organ;" Informal presentation by Lancaster Chapter Members
St. Peter Evangelical Lutheran Church, 10 Delp Road, Lancaster, PA.
Saturday, January 16, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
January Jumpstart at Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church, sponsored by the Philadelphia Chapter AGO.
Monday, February 15, 2016 @ 7:00 PM
"Service Playing Skills" presented by members Frank Dodd and Margaret Marsch
Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2151 Oregon Pike, Lancaster, PA.
Saturday, Apr. 23 @ 10 a.m.
“Organ Plus” - Shawn Gingrich of the Harrisburg Chapter AGO will present a program featuring collaborative works for organ and instruments. The York Chapter of the AGO has been invited to join us for this event. The 2010 Létourneau organ at First United Methodist Church will also be featured. Location: First United Methodist Church, 64 W. Chocolate Ave, Hershey.
Monday, May 16, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - Lancaster Chapter AGO Annual Banquet
Dinner to be served at 6 p.m. A musical program and chapter officer elections will follow at 7 p.m. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. A suggested donation of $10 is asked of all attending; donations will be accepted at the door.
Location: Lancaster Church of the Brethren, 1601 Sunset Ave, Lancaster, PA
Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 7 p.m.
Lancaster Summer Arts Organ Recital at Covenant United Methodist Church, 110 N. Mulberry Street, Lancaster. Local organists will play an exciting program of organ works by a variety of composers including: Buxtehude, Bach, Mendelssohn, Sibelius, Vierne, Durufle, and Bedard. The organists featured will be Margaret Marsch, Kathy McKeever, Dr. Robert Horton, Dr. Ross Ellison, Adam Hughes, David Gross, Paul Reese, and Rachel Schultz (a 2015 Lunt-McConnell scholarship winner). The program will be performed on the historic 1928 Casavant organ. A freewill offering will be received to raise money for the the Lunt-McConnell Scholarship which is awarded annually to financially supplement the continuation of serious study of the organ by a qualified applicant.