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  Madonna della Strada Chapel at Loyola University Chicago continues its organ concerts, Sundays at 3 p.m.: March 15, David JoniesApril 19,... more
Stephen Hamilton will present three performances of Marcel Dupré’s  Le Chemin de la Croix, which has become a “signature” of Hamilton’s: ... more
Parsons Pipe Organ Builders of Canandaigua, New York, will host an Open House on Sunday, March 15, 2015 from 1–5 pm, at their facility. They will... more
  Paul Cienniwa has been appointed director of the Collegiate Chorale at Stonehill College, a liberal arts college in Easton, Massachusetts,... more
  Viktoria Franken has joined Buzard Pipe Organ builders.  She comes to the Buzard firm from Germany, where she earned a Certificate... more
  Mark Dirksen has been appointed business manager for Buzard Pipe Organ Builders, having recently moved to Champaign from the Boston area... more
  Michael Kleinschmidt has been appointed Canon Musician at St. Mark’s Cathedral, Seattle, Washington, effective March 1, 2015. Since 2010 he... more
  Sigurd Melvær Øgaard has been appointed Cathedral Organist at Christ Church Cathedral, Houston, Texas. In addition to his duties as organist,... more
  Organist-composer Norberto Guinaldo announces his new website, which offers his entire catalog of organ music (58 pieces at this writing). The... more
  The Estey Organ Museum of Brattleboro, Vermont, has acquired a rare Estey Upright Minuette. Between 1929 and 1932, Estey produced some 56 of... more
Joe Utterback was honored for 20 years of teaching at Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, Connecticut. Utterback teaches courses including music... more
  The newly revised 10th anniversary edition of Jennifer A. Zobelein’s book A Forest of Pipes: The Story of the Walt Disney Concert Hall Organ... more
  Charles Dodsley Walker, 94, died in New York City on January 17. At the time of his death he was the conductor of the Canterbury Choral... more
Bertram Schoenstein, 97 years old, died January 8, 2015, in San Rafael, California. Born September 11, 1917, Bert was the eldest remaining third-... more
On Sunday, November 23, 2014, East Liberty Presbyterian Church in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, honored its former director of worship, music, and the... more
  To mark John Rutter’s 70th birthday year in 2015, the Royal School of Church Music has produced new anniversary editions of his music. The... more
Harry Wilkinson, 92, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, died January 15 of congestive heart failure. Born in Saginaw, Michigan, in 1922, he spent most of... more
Church of the Gesu, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, presents organ recitals: March 10, Christopher Berry; April 14, David Lim; May 12, Matthew Lawrenz; June 9... more
  Paul Cienniwa has released By Heart: The Art of Memorizing Music (ISBN-13: 978-1496180698, ISBN 10: 1496180690, $12.95; available in print and... more
Two special programs in the February schedule for American Public Media’s Pipedreams show will highlight two of the foremost modern concert-hall... more