Welcome to the Atlanta Chapter
of the American Guild of Organists
The American Guild of Organists (AGO) is a national professional association serving organ and choral fields. It provides educational, certification and professional assistance to its members, while promoting the use of the pipe organ in sacred and concert settings.
Founded in 1914, the Atlanta Chapter was the first AGO chapter in the state of Georgia and is one of the largest chapters in the USA. Our diverse membership includes organists, choral conductors, singers, music educators, organ builders, curators, clergy, and enthusiasts and supporters of the organ.
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The chapter's centennial celebration will begin with
native Atlantan, Alan Morrison, in an organ recital
on the magnificent Æolian-Skinner
organ at The Cathedral of St. Philip. Alan will premiere
the Atlanta Chapter centennial commission “Chorale
composer David Conte of the San Francisco Conservatory
of Music. This commission for organ solo is in
memory of William
former dean of the Atlanta Chapter.
P R O G R A M M E
John Weaver, “Sine nomine” (from Variations
on Three Hymn Tunes)
Johann Sebastian Bach, Concerto in A minor (after Vivaldi),
Marcel Dupré, Prelude & Fugue
in B Major, Op. 7, No.1
Charles Marie Widor, “Andante sostenuto” (from Symphony “Gothique”,
Louis Vierne, “Final” (from Symphony IV, Op.
David Conte, Chorale & Gigue
Roland Diggle, Song of Happiness
Leo Sowerby, Pageant