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  The Old West Organ Society summer series takes place Tuesdays at 8 p.m. at Old West Church in Boston: July 22, Abraham Ross7/29, Douglas... more
First Parish Church, United Church of Christ in Brunswick, Maine, announces its 29th annual summer organ concert series, to be played on the 1883... more
Kola Owolabi has been named associate professor of organ at the University of Michigan, where he will teach studio organ, improvisation, church music... more
Frederick Swann performed the May 9 opening recital of the organ dedication season to a capacity audience at First Congregational Church, Saginaw,... more
Howard Wood celebrated 50 years as organist at St. Peter’s by the Sea Presbyterian Church, in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, on May 18, with a... more
Simon Berry has been appointed as a sales consultant and regional representative on the west coast of the United States for Orgues Létourneau,... more
Trevor Dodd has been appointed to the staff of John-Paul Buzard Pipe Organ Builders in Champaign, Illinois. A recent graduate of Central Michigan... more
Paul Hale is featured on a new recording on the Oxrecs label, Southwell Splendour 2 (OXCD-120), recorded on the 51-stop Nicholson screen organ of... more
Dorothy Young Riess, M.D., performed the world premiere of her original composition, Fantasy and Passacaglia on Ein Feste Burg for organ, in concert... more
Wicks Organs, based in Highland, Illinois, building organs since the early 1900s, has installed over 6,440 instruments around the world. Scott Wick,... more
Trinity Episcopal Church in Mobile, Alabama has signed a contract with Goulding & Wood of Indianapolis to build a new organ for their sanctuary.... more
On March 23, the Albert Schweitzer Organ Festival presented the winners of last September’s competition in concert at First Church of Christ in... more
During the month of March, CONCORA (Connecticut Choral Artists) presented “Mastering the Mass,” a festival composed of workshops, seminars, lectures... more
Johannus has been commissioned to supply an organ for the Philippine Arena, the largest indoor arena in the world. The Philippine Arena is a gigantic... more
James Leslie Boeringer, born March 4, 1930, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, died January 12 of pancreatic cancer. He earned a BA in organ performance... more
Philip Crozier plays concerts in Europe this summer: July 13, Graz Dom, Austria; 7/16, Regensburg Dom, Germany; 7/19, Meissen Dom, Germany; 7/23,... more
French organist Christophe Mantoux, professor of organ at the Conservatoire Régional de Paris and titular organist at St. Severin in Paris, will... more
The International Organ Festival Haarlem (the Netherlands) takes place July 12–26; this will be the 50th edition since its foundation in 1951. Events... more
Faythe Freese is featured on a new recording on the Raven label, The Freese Collection (OAR-948), recorded on the 106-rank Schuke organ of the... more
Jon Gillock is featured on a new recording on the Raven label, Méditations sur le Mystère de la Sainte Trinité (OAR-981), first in a series of... more