2017 - 2018 Programs

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Throwback 2014 Dedication of the Cathedral of Saint Augustine 1979 M.P. Moeller - 2013 A. Thompson-Allen III/47 rank pipe organ featuring 2013 M. Louise Miller Scholarship Winner Katelyn Emerson and fellow chapter AGO members and guest performers - June 2014 - click here.


Sunday, September 17, 2017, 4:00 PM Board Meeting, 6:00 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.

Sunday, October 29, 2017, 4:00 PM – 16th Annual Pipescreams Concert
- NEW LOCATION! First Congregational Church Stratford, Frank Martignetti/John Michniewicz, 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; and the University Singers and Chamber Singers, both from the University of Bridgeport. Featured performers include Tom Cuffari, Anna Deveau-Jalbert, David Harris, Michael Jovovich, Frank Martignetti, Joe Utterback.


Saturday, November 4, 2017, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM. - Christ Episcopal Church, 2000 Main Street, Stratford. Become reacquainted with the requirements of the Service Playing Exam, Colleague or Associate Exam. Jay Lindsay will answer any and all question on repertiore/hymns/sight-reading, or technical skills. Continuation of last year classes. RSVP Jay Lindsay, or Dottie Cameron with questions and tell us if you will come!


Sunday, January 7, 2018, 4:30 PM – Epiphany Party
– Home of Juliann Janowski, 9 Shadowood Lane, Trumbull; snow date TBD Executive Board Meeting at 3:00 PM. Annual favorite to toast in the new year and perform for each other.


Saturday, February 3, 2018, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM - 2018 - Pedals, Pipes and Pizza
- Introduction to the organ for piano players of all ages (and those just interested in the mechanics of playing the organ versus piano or other keyboard instruments). Learn the basics of the organ and how to perform using piano and/or organ music. Bring your piano music and be assisted at the organ by any of our hosts and church musicians. St. Mary's Church, 70 Gulf Street, Milford; host Frank Zilinyi; Dorothy Cameron


Ongoing Service Playing Exam Series - Various Saturday Dates/Times/Venues -
  Become reacquainted with the requirements of the Service Playing Exam, Colleague or Associate Exam. Jay Lindsay will answer any and all question on repertiore/hymns/sight-reading, or technical skills. Please contact Jay Lindsay, or Dottie Cameron if you have questions or want to be added to this ongoing chapter program.


Saturday, May 19, 2018, 6:00 PM - Annual Dinner, Scholarship Winners Recital - Wine/appetizers, followed by catered dinner at First Congregational Church Fairfield, immediately followed by short organ recital by M. Louise Miller - Paul E. Knox Scholarship winner David von Behren. Host  Dr. Paul Jacobson, John Polo. $25/person. RSVP by Monday May 14 to Carole Fanslow.


For any questions on our 2017-2018 programs please contact Bernadette A. Allan

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January

06
04:30 pm | January 06
Annual Epiphany Party 2019

What would it be without an annual Greater Bridgeport AGO social event? Join us for lots to eat, a chance to play and sing with fellow colleagues and toast the new year. Executive meeting starts at 3:30 pm - RSVP required.
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May

31
06:00 pm | May 31
Scholarship Winner Recital & Annual Dinner 2019

We are thrilled to have GBAGO scholarship winner Jeremy Paul Jelinek (Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Washington, DC) join us for this wonderful year-end social gathering at the historic First Congregational Church, Fairfield - RSVP for scrumptious catered dinner to Carole Fanslow fanslow@juno.com by Monday, May 27.
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