The American Guild of Organists
Programs for Fall 2007-Spring 2008
Community Events Program
September 10, 2007: “In Search of J.S. Bach” Presentation by UE
students on their organ study trip to Germany, at Methodist Temple; 6 p.m.
dinner, 7 p.m. program. The dinner menu: tossed salad, pork loin,
oriental rice, green beans with water chestnuts and red peppers, dinner
roll and dessert. Deb Deering is the caterer. Fee is $10.00. For reservations
please contact Tricia Clark at email@example.com
or 812-490-3538 by September 5th.
October 13, 2007: Joy A. Schroeder, DMA, FAGO, AGO Region
V Coordinator, will do workshop on Service Playing and Colleague certifications.
10:00 a.m. to noon at St. John’s East UCC. Registration and Refreshments
at 9:45 a.m. No charge for this event.. Contact Helen Reed (firstname.lastname@example.org)
for more information.
November 11, 2007: Milton Z. Tinker Memorial Recital, Neu Chapel,
4:00 p.m. This event is co-sponsored with the UE AGO Chapter and
will include the North High School Concert Choir along with other performers.
Contact Tom Drury (email@example.com)
for more information.
January 13, 2008: "Organ Marathon" from 3:00 p.m. to 7:30
p.m. at Eastminster Presbyterian Church in Evansville. This is a
fund raiser for our chapter's Dufford Scholarship Fund, sponsored by the
Evansville AGO and by the Christianity and the Arts Committee of Eastminster
Presbyterian. Donations will be accepted. It will also be a celebration
of the 40th anniversary of the installation of the Casavant organ at Eastminster.
Contact Helen Reed (firstname.lastname@example.org)
or one of the performers for information on making a donation. Performers
include local chapter members Kristin Jones, Mark X. Hatfield, Robert Nicholls,
Tom Drury, Bret Rauscher and Neal Biggers.
February 18, 2007: “Pedals, Pipes and Pizza.” at First Presbyterian
Church, Evansville, 9:30-12:30. Sponsored by the Evansville AGO,
this event is for young pianists (ages 10 and up) to experience the organ.
Click here for more information.
March 9, 2008 Concert by Scott Montgomery, 2006 winner of the AGO
National Young Artists Competition in Organ Performance, at St.
Mark's Lutheran Church, 3: PM. Contact Tom Drury (email@example.com)
for more information.
April 26, 2008: Potluck Choral Reading Session at Trinity
United Methodist Church, Evansville, 9 AM- 12 Noon.
The Evansville Chapter of the American Guild
of Organists presents a Potluck Choral Reading
Session at Trinity United Methodist Church on Saturday, April 26th
from 9:00 a.m.- 12:00 noon.
Local Guild members will bring copies of their choir’s favorite choral
anthems to sing through
and share with the other directors and assembled guests.
Anyone interested in choral music should plan to attend: Singers, students,
choir directors, and
organists interested in learning new repertoire, or having a fun morning
of singing new music
will enjoy this unusual musical feast. Singing has been shown to improve
health and mental
well-being, and this promises to be a stimulating morning! Join us
in our beautiful location in the
choir room of historic Trinity United Methodist Church downtown.
May 2008: May Dinner, Installation and Service
When: Monday, May 5, 2008
Where: St. John's East UCC, 7000 Lincoln Ave., Evansville
Time: 6:00 PM
Meal: Catered by Silver Spoons (Jill Carter) for $13/person
Menu: Chicken, pork, potato, vegetable, salad, roll and dessert
Please RSVP for dinner reservations to Tricia Clark
firstname.lastname@example.org or 812-490-3538
by Thursday, May 1st.
Related Community Events for Fall 2007 - Spring 2008
(Details may have changed since events were posted here. You
might want to confirm details with hosting venues or local media.)
University of Evansville Music Department Concert Web Page: http://music.evansville.edu/concerts.htm
(To submit information about a community event for this page, please email
our web master at email@example.com)
September 23, 2007 Organ Lecture Recital, Demonstration of the Noack
Organ, UE, WCH, 4:00 p.m.
October 14, 2007 at 3:30 pm: Travis Evans will perform organ music
by Bach, Boellman, Vaughan Williams, Karg-Elert, Widor, Durufle', etc.,
at Holy Name Catholic Church in Henderson, KY. Evans is Director
of Music at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in O'Fallon, Missouri, a suburb
of St. Louis, and has studied with Charles W. Ore, Theodore Beck and John
October 21, 2007 at 4:00 p.m. University of Evansville organ and
harpsichord students will perform a concert at First Christian Church,
Vincennes IN. The concert will celebrate the life and music of the
great north German composer, Dieterich Buxtehude who died 300 years ago.
Performance will be on the Taylor & Boody organ, Opus 4, built for
First Christian Church in 1981.
October 26, 2007: UE Organ Series, Paul Hale, First Presbyterian
Church, Evansville, 7:30 p.m., contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 27, 2007: Choral Workshop with Philip Scriven of
Lichfield Cathedral, UK, at First Presbyterian Church in Evansville,
1-4pm on Saturday. Presentation of choral pieces at Sunday morning
worship service at 10:30 am. Contact Robert Nicholls at the church
for more information.
October 28, 2007: UE Organ Series, Paul Hale, Salem United
Church of Christ, Huntingburg, Indiana, 4:00 p.m., contact: email@example.com
November 4, 2007, "It's the Gospel": An organ and organ/piano concert
featuring voluntaries on familiar hymn tunes, Sunday, November 4 at 2:00
pm, First Presbyterian Church, Mt. Vernon, IN. Performers will be
Dennis Carr, Donna Hedges, and Doug & Lynta Carter.
November 18, 2007: Chamber Music of Buxtehude, Evansville Baroque
Soloists Chamber Ensemble, Aldersgate United Methodist Church, Evansville,
3:00 p.m.; Carrie Cimildoro-Beem, cello; Carol Dallinger, violin; Elizabeth
Grondin, violin; Helen Skuggedal Reed, Harpsichord and organ; Roberta Veazey,
January 27, 2007, Sunday at 3:00 pm. Andrea Drury, soprano;
Thomas Drury, organ and piano, at St. Mark's Lutheran Church on Washington
March 18, 2008: Douglas Reed, Organ and Harpsichord, Wheeler
Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m., contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
April 5, 2008: Hatsumi Miura, organist from Yokohama, Japan will
perform at First Presbyterian Church at 7:30 p.m. This concert is part
of the University of Evansville Organ Series. She will also give
a lecture on Pipe Organs in Japan on Wednesday, April 2, at 3:00 p.m. in
Wheeler Concert Hall at the University of Evansville.
April 19, 2008: Senior Recital, Charles Leferink, Piano, WCH, 2:30
p.m. (UE Department of Music: 812-488-2754)
April 26, 2008: Zach Guenzel, Student Organ Recital, WCH, 1:00 p.m.
(UE Department of Music: 812-488-2754)
June 1, 2008: Choral and organ concert at First Presbyterian Church
in Evansville, 2pm, featuring the church's RSCM-affiliated Choir School,
Robert Nicholls, Director. Program includes works by Rutter, Fricker, Chilcott,
Wood, Tallis, Byrd, Wesley, Bruckner, Burnam and Nicholls.
June 10, 2008: Mark Hatfield, Organist; Gina Moore, Gospel Singer;
Jennifer Korba, Soprano and the St. John's East Choir, 7PM at St. John's
East United Church of Christ (Kallenbach Concert Series).