2016 - 2017 Programs

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Throwback memorial event. 2010 Pipe Organ Encounter students and faculty, Chapel of the Holy Spirit, Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, CT - June 2010 - click here.

Sunday, September 18, 2016, 3:00 PM Board Meeting at 3:00, 4:00 PM Potluck Picnic- Bernadette Aubin Allen's home, 88 Tuckahoe Road in Shelton. Let's kick off the year with a wonderful social event. RSVP with food item you are bringing.

Becoming Familiar with the AGO Service Playing Exam Requirements: Workshop Dates are:
    -  Saturday, October 1, 9:30-11:30 AM - Becoming familiar with the Service Playing Exam: Hymn and Psalm Playing, Christ Episcopal Stratford - Jay Lindsay
    -  Saturday, November 5, 9:30-11:30 AM - Organ Registration/Explore Service Playing Repertoire Pieces, St. Jude RC Church, Monroe - Rian Grimmer
    -  Saturday, December 3, 9:30-11:30 AM - Place/Host - TBA
    -  Saturday, January 7, 9:30-11:30 AM - Place/Host - TBA
    -  Saturday, February 4, 9:30-11:30 AM - Place/Host - TBA
    -  Saturday, March 4, 9:30-11:30 AM - Place/Host - TBA
    -  Saturday, March 31, 9:30- Test to be administered - Place/Host - TBA
Contact Dottie Cameron if you are interested in being a part of this educational practice group.

Sunday, October 30, 2016, 4:00 PM – 15th Annual Pipescreams Concert - United Congregational Church, Bridgeport, John Michniewicz/Frank Martignetti, hosts – reception. Costumes  encouraged. Prizes for best costumes. Annual Halloween musical extravaganza this year with 200+ singers in 6 choral groups. 4-Heart Harmony, SHU Concert Choir and SHU LOVE (Ladies Only Vocal Ensemble) all from the Sacred Heart University; the University Singers and Chamber Singers, both from the University of Bridgeport, and the Norma Pfriem Children's Choir. Musicians include Dr. John Michniewicz, David Harris, Frank Martignetti, Dr. Joe Utterback, Victoria Shields and more.

Friday, January 13, 2017, 7:00 PM – Epiphany Party – Home of Juliann Janowski, 9 Shadowood Lane, Trumbull; snow date Saturday, January 14, 2017. Executive Board Meeting at 6:00 PM. Annual favorite to toast in the new year and perform for each other.

Friday, June 2, 2017, 6:00 PM - Annual Dinner, Scholarship Winners Recital - Wine/appetizers, followed by dinner at Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, immediately followed by short organ recital by M. Louise Miller - Paul E. Knox Scholarship winners Colin MacKnight and Alden Wright in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit. Host Dr. John Michniewicz, John Polo

For any questions on our 2016-2017 programs please contact Frank Martignetti

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10:00 am | January 23
Master Class & Organ Recital - Renee Anne Louprette - Saugatuck Congregational, Westport

Two wonderful events featuring Concert Organist Renée Anne Louprette on the new Klais pipe organ at Saugatuck Congregational Church, Westport, CT
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06:00 pm | May 22
Scholarship Winner Recital and Annual Dinner 2021

We are thrilled to have 2018 GBAGO scholarship winner Elena Baquerizo, Organ Performance student at The Julliard School of Music join us for this annual winner recital.
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