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Upcoming Events

Tuesday May 2, 12:10 pm Noontime recital on the Marceau organ at Trinity Parish by Samuel Libra, featuring works of Bach, Grigny, Mendelssohn, and Rheinberger, 609 Eighth Ave, Seattle 98104. Donation at door.

Friday May 5, 2017, 7:30 pm All Bach Concert on the Flentrop Organ: Bálint Karosi, organist Mr. Karosi is First Prize Winner of the Leipzig International J. S. Bach Competition. Active as a composer and clarinetist, in addition to serving as Cantor and Organist of Saint Peter's Lutheran Church, New York City, Mr. Karosi brings unusually well-rounded musicianship to his Bach playing. $20/$15 suggested donation. St. Mark’s Cathedral, Seattle

Saturday May 6, 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm Lasagna and Pipes. Dinner with Silent Movies accompanied live on the 3/10 Wurlitzer pipe organ by Sharen Stearnes. Haller Lake Community Club, 12579 Densmore Ave N. Seattle, 98133. $5 suggested donation for the performance. Reservations needed for the dinner. Lasagna Dinner: $9 adults, $5 children. RSVP for the dinner at: hallerlakecc@gmail.com

Saturday May 6, 7:00 pm Tim Drewes plays the eleven rank 1896 A.B. Felgemaker organ at Holy Spirit Episcopal Church, joined by violin, flute, oboe, trumpet, voice, and others. 15420 Vashon Hwy SW, Vashon Island, WA. Donation to Interfaith Council for the Prevention of Homelessness.

Sunday May 7, 3:00 pm All Mozart recital by Naomi Shiga and Jonathan Wohlers joined by string players. Using the Fritts organ at St. Andrew’s Episcopal, 7410 S 12th St, Tacoma, WA 98465.

Sunday, May 7, 4:00pm Hymn Festival: Enduring Faith, Abiding Grace, Abounding Love” Led by Organist Steven Wente from Concordia University in Chicago. Queen Anne Lutheran Church. 2400 8th Ave W, Seattle. Freewill Offering. The church has a two manual Robert Wech pipe organ.

Saturday May 13, 10 am to 12 noon Young Organists Concert on the three manual Wicks organ, substantially rebuilt by Bond Organ Builders with a new console and many new ranks of pipes. University Congregational UCC Seattle. This event will also include the Seattle chapter’s annual free used music exchange. Open event, no charge.

Saturday May 13, 7:30 pm Northwest Chorale conducted by Lynn Hall presents Handel’s Oratorio “Israel in Egypt” at First Free Methodist Church 3200 3rd Ave W, Seattle, 98119. Freewill donation to benefit Northwest Harvest. Orchestra accompaniment and featured alto soloist Sharon Buck.

Saturday May 20, 7:30 pm Northwest Chorale conducted by Lynn Hall presents Handel’s Oratorio “Israel in Egypt” at Edmonds United Methodist Church 828 Caspers St, Edmonds, 98020. Freewill donation to benefit Northwest Harvest. Orchestra accompaniment & featured alto soloist Sharon Buck.

Sunday May 21, 5:00 pm Duruflé’s Requiem, Messe “Cum Jubilo” and solo organ works performed by the Epiphany Choir, orchestra, and organist Joseph Adam. Epiphany Parish 1805 38th Ave, Seattle, 98122

Sunday May 21, 2017, 7:00 pm Organ recital by Dr. Aaron David Miller joined by clarinetist Julie Buetow. Works of J.S. Bach, and A.D. Miller on the Pasi organ at Trinity Lutheran Church of Lynnwood. 6215 196th St SW, Lynnwood, WA 98036. Donation at door. The concert will include a commissioned work which the Seattle AGO chapter helped to underwrite with SPAC funds.

Monday May 22, 7:30 pm David Briggs in concert on the Watjen concert organ built by Fisk. Benaroya Hall, Seattle. $21 to $32.

Monday May 22, 7:30 pm Student organ recital on the Fritts organ at Lagerquist Hall, Pacific Lutheran University.

Friday May 26, 7:30 pm The Gesteland-Smith Duo (Tracelyn Gesteland, mezzo-soprano and Wyatt Smith, organist) present a program of German Romantic music entitled "Love and Life Everlasting." The program includes music by Mendelssohn, Reger, Joseph Marx, Richard Strauss, & Erich Korngold. University Congregational Church, 4515 16th Ave NE, Seattle, 98105. Free and open to the public.

Tuesday May 30, 7:30 pm UW organ students Samuel Libra and Wyatt Smith present a joint graduate recital at St. James Cathedral. The duo will feature works by Bach, Liszt, Merkel, and Mozart. Free admission.

Saturday June 3, 2:00 pm Organ Pops Concert. Young organist Brett Valliant from Kansas plays the Wurlitzer/Kimball organ at Calvary Christian Assembly 6801 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, 98115, $25 ($20 for PSTOS members) No charge for AGO members.

Monday June 5, 7:00 pm Chapter Event: Program of music for organ and handbells. Installation of new officers and board members followed by dessert reception. St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church of 2650 148th Ave SE, Bellevue, WA 98007. Open event, no charge.

Tuesday June 6, 12:10 pm Noontime recital on the Marceau organ at Trinity Parish, 609 Eighth Ave, Seattle 98104. Donation at door.

Friday June 16, 12:10 pm Samuel Libra plays the Brombaugh organ at Christ Episcopal Church, 310 North K Street Tacoma, donation at door.

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