Region IV of the American Guild of Organists covers the Southeastern United States and Bermuda, including the states of North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida, Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi and Eastern Louisiana. There are seven districts, 58 local chapters, and over 3,000 members. Our work supports the mission of the Guild: To promote the organ in its historic and evolving roles, to encourage excellence in the performance of organ and choral music, and to provide forum for mutual support, inspiration, education, and certification of Guild members.

January 4, 2010

Charlotte Chapter to host Pedals, Pipes and Pizza

Saturday, February 13, 2010

Covenant Presbyterian Church, 1000 E. Morehead St., Charlotte NC 28204.

Saturday 9:00am – 1pm

This event is designed to give young people in grades 4 and above, a brief introduction to the pipe organ and its music. Participants will have the opportunity to hear two different organs: a five-manual Aeolian-Skinner of 96 ranks in the chancel and a two manual Schlicker of 37 ranks in the gallery. If you know children or young piano students who might be interested in attending, please contact Alan Reed, coordinator of this event, at alan@saintjohns-charlotte.org or 704-366-3034. There is a $5 registration fee which can be mailed to Alan Reed, 8808 Darcy Hopkins Drive, Charlotte NC 28277. Checks should be made to Charlotte Chapter AGO. All are welcome to attend.

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