Welcome to the Saint Louis Chapter of the American Guild of Organists!

Our next event – Dr. John Schwandt – Concert at the Scottish Rite Auditorium

Friday, November 6, 2015 – 7:00 p.m.

John Schwandt for AGO 2015 Event

This event is open to the public, and free of charge.   There is no AGO dinner prior to this event, and no reservations are required.  The Scottish Rite Auditorium is located at 3633 Lindell Boulevard, St. Louis, Missouri, 63108.

2015/2016 Calendar of Chapter Events

September 21, 2015 (Monday), 7:30 p.m. — “Old Cathedral” (Arch Grounds) — “Festival of Psalms”

October 19, 2015 (Monday), 6:30 p.m. dinner followed by Presentation — Ladue Chapel Presbyterian — the new Schoenstein Organ

November 6, 2015 (Friday), 7:00 p.m. — Scottish Rite Cathedral (Grand Center) — Dr. John Schwandt in Recital

January 30, 2016 (Saturday), 9:00 a.m. breakfast, followed by Presentation — First Presbyterian Church of Kirkwood — Nathan Laube Master Class

March 7, 2016 (Monday), 6:30 p.m. dinner followed by Presentation — Second Presbyterian Church — Dr. Agnes Armstrong: Guilmant

April 25, 2016 (Monday), 6:30 p.m. dinner followed by Presentation — Manchester United Methodist Church — the new Colby/Walker organ

May 16, 2016 (Monday), 6:30 p.m. dinner followed by Presentation — Grace Episcopal Church (Kirkwood) — Annual meeting, Blewett award presentation, and performance of The True Story of Cinderella, by Warren Martin.

The Purpose of Our Chapter  . . . .

  • promote the organ in its historic and evolving roles
  • encourage excellence in the performance of organ and choral music
  • provide a forum for mutual support, inspirational education, and certification of Guild members.
 The AGO has 20,000 members in 348 chapters throughout the United States, Europe, Korea and Argentina.