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Sunday September 23, 2012 at 4pm: Guest organ
recital by internationally acclaimed organist David Briggs at First Presbyterian
Church in Evansville.
A reception will be provided
by the Evansville AGO Chapter following the program. Contact
Betty Alteide at email@example.com
to volunteer to provide food and/or help with the reception. Click here
for the Program Flyer.
Friday October 19, 2012 at 7:30pm: Silent Film
(Phantom of the Opera) with improvised organ accompaniment by
Robert Nicholls at First Presbyterian Church in Evansville.
Sunday November 4, 2012
at 3:30pm (Central Time):
Historic Organ Exploration and Demonstration, St. Pius Catholic
Church in Troy, Indiana. We will go to Capers
restaurant in Tell
City for dinner following the program. Members of the chapter are
encouraged to play a piece or hymn for the informal
program. Click here
to see and read
about the instrument.
Sunday January 6, 2013:
Epiphany Party at the home of
our dean, Neal Biggers, on the East Side of Evansville. We
will gather beginning at 5:00 p.m. to socialize and share a
potluck meal, followed by a discussion about some exciting
developments with the Tinker Memorial Organ at the old
Coliseum. Contact Neal at firstname.lastname@example.org
RSVP or for more information. Map
Pianists and Piano for Organists, Feb. 25, 7:30 p.m., at St.
Paul's Lutheran Church, Evansville:
Are you a pianist who plays the organ? Do you
struggle finding good music that suits your abilities on the
organ while stilling giving you an opportunity to develop your
skills? Are you nervous about playing with your
feet? Do you find yourself relying on the same organ
pieces from year to year?
Saturday March 9, 2013
If so, this workshop has been designed for you. Matthew
Vanover, Director of Music and organist at Henderson First UMC,
will be leading a workshop on Feb. 25, at 7:30 p.m., at St.
Paul's Lutheran Church, just north of downtown Evansville.
Matthew will share examples and suggestions of quality organ
music that any pianist should feel comfortable and proud to
play. Matthew will also share a very practical method of
creating a solo organ pieces out of hymns.
For the organist, Matthew will share a few techniques that he
uses regularly when leading hymns on the piano in those
situations when the organ is not playable or unavailable.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact
Matthew at email@example.com.
Pedals, Pipes and Pizza for children will take place at Neu Chapel
at the University of Evansville in the morning. For more
information or to register, click here
Friday, March 15, 2013
: Pedals, Pipes
and Tacos, introduction to the organ for adults, at
St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Evansville, followed by dinner
at Hacienda across the street from St. Anthony's.
contact Carolyn at firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP or for more
April 6, 2013:
Regional Competition for
The Evansville Chapter
will host four competitors at Trinity United Methodist Church in
downtown Evansville. The competitions in the afternoon are
open to the public.
Saturday April 20, 2013:
Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Evansville. Tentative
time: 10am to 4pm. Performers on organ, piano, other instruments
and voice, solo and ensembles are welcome! Start brushing up
on some Bach and join us. Contact Neal at email@example.com
or Carolyn at firstname.lastname@example.org
if you would be willing to perform or help raise donations.
Proceeds will support the musical and educational work of our AGO
chapter. For a pledge form you can print out, click here
see the schedule for the day click here
Monday May 6, 2013.
Meeting/Recital. First United Methodist Church in Henderson,
5:30 p.m. Social gathering
6:00 p.m. Dinner
6:45 p.m. Business Meeting
7:15 p.m. Installation Service
Please RSVP for dinner to Matthew Vanover at email@example.com
The cost for dinner will be $15.00 per person.
RELATED COMMUNITY EVENTS
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University of Evansville Concert
Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra Website
Southern Indiana AGO Chapter (Louisville area) Events: http://www.siago.org/calendar.html
Neu Chapel Organ @ Noon
Happy Birthday J.S. Bach!
March 21, 2013
Music for the Easter Season
April 18, 2013
Bach's Lunch Concerts at St. John’s East UCC
March 6, 2013: The Eykamp String Quartet and St. John’s East
organist Sarah Moon
Doors open at 10:30 am, Concert begins at 11 am
Boxed lunch by Just Rennie’s Catering at 12 pm
Cost for concert and lunch: $15 – please RSVP by the Monday prior
to each concert by sending a
check to: St. John’s East UCC, c/o Bach’s Lunch, 7000 Lincoln
Avenue, Evansville, Indiana 47715.
Cost for concert only: $5 – tickets will be available at the door.
Additional Bach’s Lunch concert dates: April 3 and May 1
For any questions, please call the St. John’s East Office at
Tinker Memorial Concert:
The University of Evansville AGO
and the Neu Chapel Society will sponsor
the Tinker Memorial Concert on April 12, 2013, at 7:00 pm in Neu
Chapel on the University of Evansville
campus. The annual concert celebrates the memory of Milton Z.
Tinker, who established a rigorous public
school vocal music curriculum in Evansville, Indiana in the 1880s,
and in whose memory a large pipe organ
was dedicated in Evansville’s Soldiers and Sailors Memorial
Coliseum in 1919. In addition to UE organ
students and Kantorei, the Signature School Orchestra, the North
High School Choir, and the Joshua
Academy Choir will perform.
Chanticleer...Live in Concert:
Saturday, April 13, 2013,
7:30 pm, Victory Theatre, Evansville, Indiana.
This is part of the celebration of the centennial of St. Benedict
Cathedral in Evansville. Tickets are available
at http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/05004A3DF9E5B669 or at the
Ford Center Box Office.
The Executive Committee
generally (but not always) meets on the first Monday of each
month at Eastside Christian Church, Weinbach at Bayard Park,
at 5:30pm. Chapter members are welcome to attend a
meeting to share ideas, suggestions, or concerns with our
Evansville Chapter of the American
Guild of Organist home page