Chapter Syllabus

Our 2016/2017 year has concluded, and an exciting 2017/2018 season is forthcoming.

Photograph from our final chapter meeting, L-R.  Sub-Dean Burnell Hackman | Lisa Cripe* | James Thomashower ** | Luella Foster* | Bill Stein* | Brent Johnson*** | Dean Mark Scholtz

* Class of 2020 | ** Executive Director of the American Guild of Organists | *** 2017 Avis Blewett Awardee


2016-2017 Program Syllabus

Monday, September 12 – Members’ Recital
Salem United Methodist Church (Mary Hitchcock Reinhart, host)
Members’ Recital - American Guild of Organists, Saint Louis L-R - Scott Roberts, Stephen E. Jones, Mary Beth Wittry,Mary Hitchcock-Reinhart, Henry Glass
Sunday, October 23 – Recital by Thomas Murray
Ladue Chapel Presbyterian Church (David Erwin, host)

Monday, November 14 – Boardwalk Hall Presentation
Nathan Bryson, Curator of the organs
St. Timothy’s Church, Creve Coeur (Mark Scholtz, host)
November 2016 Chapter Event

Saturday, January 7 – Morning with John Ferguson
Second Presbyterian Church
Andrew Peters, host

9:00 AM – Breakfast
10:00-11:30– Workshop – What Is Relevant for the Typical Church Choir”
Sunday, January 8, 2017 – Epiphany Hymn Festival

Monday, February 13 – MorningStar Choral/Organ Reading

Monday, March 20 – Quick fixes and other such things!

Thursday, May 4 – Organ Recital by Daryl Robinson

Final Event – Monday, May 22 – Annual Meeting (6:30 PM – Dinner | 7:30 PM – Meeting)

presentation of Avis Blewett award, installation of new officers

Guest Speaker – James Thomashower, Executive Director of the American Guild of Organists (National Headquarters)

Kirkwood United Methodist Church (Dolan Bayless and Dana Self, hosts)