AMERICAN GUILD OF ORGANISTS

MILWAUKEE CHAPTER



  

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Events

    • 22 Sep 2019
    • 2:00 PM
    • St. Hedwig's Church, 1702 North Humboldt, Milwaukee, WI


    Karen Beaumont in Recital


    St. Hedwig's Church

    1702 N. Humboldt, Milwaukee

    September 22, 2019

    2PM




     http://karenbeaumontorganist.mysite.com

    • 22 Sep 2019
    • 4:00 PM
    • Calvary Lutheran Church 1750 N. Calhoun Road Brookfield, WI

     

      You are cordially invited to join us!

    Bring a friend/colleague

    Sunday, September 22, 2019

    4:00 PM

    Calvary Lutheran Church

    1750 N. Calhoun Road, Brookfield

    Feast!

    Bring an appetizer, dessert or beverage to share

    Sign up here:  https://perfectpotluck.com/NHBC6428

    Main dish (ham and rolls, potatoes, green beans almondine) 

    and milk, coffee, juice provided

    Celebrate the North Central Regional Convention!

    Hear from the convention committee about their wonderful successes

    Visit with other members and share your highlights from the convention

    Join in our officer installation!

    Sing and proclaim your support

    Visit with our new board members and make your voice heard

       

    Calvary Lutheran Church

    1750 N. Calhoun Road

    Brookfield, WI

    • 25 Sep 2019
    • 12:15 PM
    • The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 812 N. Jackson Street, Milwaukee

    The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist August and September performers on the Wednesday Concert Series:

    September
    25 • Simon Farintosh, guitar


    Suggested donation, $3.00. For more information contact Michael Batcho at 414/276-9814, ext. 305 or www.stjohncathedral.org.

    About the Series: In February 2002 the Wednesday Noon Concert Series was begun. For the most part, each Wednesday year round half-hour concerts take place between 12:15 and 12:45. A variety of performers, including choir, guitar, cello, piano, organ, voice, string trio, harp and others, provide a mid-day respite to downtown workers and guests. Though a freewill offering is taken, there is no charge to attend the concerts. The Wednesday Noon Concert Series is the only on-going series of its kind in the Greater Milwaukee area. It was voted “Best Music Before Sundown” by the Shepherd Express in 2008.


    • 27 Sep 2019
    • 7:00 PM
    • St. Marcus Lutheran Church, 2215 N Palmer Street Milwaukee, WI 53212

    Join the St. Marcus family and the community the evening of Friday, September 27, as we kick-off a fine arts series here at St. Marcus! Enjoy an evening of music featuring concert organist David Porth. The program will include pieces of old and new and will be augmented by choirs, brass and percussion along with stories of the restored St. Marcus pipe organ.

    Concert: 7:00 - 7:45 pm

    Reception to follow including hors d'oeuvres, beer, wine, coffee bar and desserts

    Free admission. A freewill offering will be available to support St. Marcus' fine arts series

    Mr. Porth is the organist at Pilgrim Lutheran Church in Menomonee Falls and recently completed his master’s program in church music at Concordia University-Wisconsin where he studied with Dr. James Freese.



    • 29 Sep 2019
    • 1:00 PM
    • Divine Peace Lutheran Church 3203 S. 76th St. Milwaukee, WI 53219

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    Organ Dedication of the 1971 Klaus Becker

    Dedication events will be held on September 29th.
    Worship service at 10am. Lunch to follow.
    1pm concert performed by Prof. Craig Hirschmann (Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN).

    Divine Peace Lutheran Church
    3203 S. 76th St.
    Milwaukee, WI 53219

    https://www.facebook.com/104222417624750/posts/121556949224630?sfns=mo

    • 02 Oct 2019
    • 12:15 PM
    • The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 812 N. Jackson Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202, 414/276-9814, ext. 307


    The Fine Arts Commission of the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist is pleased to announce the September and October performers on the Wednesday Concert Series:
     

    September
    11 – Andy Miller, vibraphone
    18 – James Grzadinski, organ & Rachel Mallette, soprano
    25 – Simon Farintosh, guitar
     
    October
    02 – Jeffrey Jaworski, guitar
    09 – Hans Uwe Hielscher, organ
    16 – Adrien Zitoun, cello & Chi Li, violin
    23 – Agnieszka Kosmecka, organ
    30 – George Radosavljevic, piano

    Suggested donation, $3.00. For more information contact Michael Batcho at 414/276-9814, ext. 305 orwww.stjohncathedral.org.
     
    About the Series: In February 2002 the Wednesday Noon Concert Series was begun. For the most part, each Wednesday year round half-hour concerts take place between 12:15 and 12:45. A variety of performers, including choir, guitar, cello, piano, organ, voice, string trio, harp and others, provide a mid-day respite to downtown workers and guests. Though a freewill offering is taken, there is no charge to attend the concerts. The Wednesday Noon Concert Series is the only on-going series of its kind in the Greater Milwaukee area. It was voted “Best Music Before Sundown” by the Shepherd Express in 2008.

    • 04 Oct 2019
    • 7:00 PM
    • St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church, 7845 N. River Road, River Hills WI


    Thomas Keesecker in Concert


    Performing his newest collection of piano music, “A Quiet Harvest”


    St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church

    7845 N. River Road, River Hills WI

    (414) 352-0380


    Harvest Reception to follow


    Suggested donation: $10.

    Thomas Keesecker Poster.pdf


    • 05 Oct 2019
    • 9:00 AM
    • Our Savior's Lutheran Church in La Crosse, 612 Division St.

    The Riverland Chapter of the American Guild of Organists is proud to sponsor two days with Michael Burkhardt.


    He will be in La Crosse to present two workshops for clergy and church musicians on Saturday, October 5, 2019. Dr. Burkhardt will perform a concert with a hymn sing on Sunday, October 6, 2019 with a local volunteer choir.


    If you don’t know Michael Burkhardt, you will want to attend.

    If you do know him, you will want to attend.


    Internationally known for his innovative and inspiring hymn festivals and for his creative work with children, Dr. Burkhardt is in frequent demand as a choral clinician, organ recitalist, composer, arranger and hymn festival leader.  

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    Schedule:


    Saturday, October 5, 2019

    English Lutheran Church

    1509 King Street

    La Crosse, WI 54601

    A registration fee of $25 covers both workshops and the catered lunch.

    9:00 – 9:45 Check-in and coffee

    10:00 – noon Workshop 1: Enliven Worship through Liturgy and Song

    12:30 – 1:30 Catered lunch on site

    1:30 – 2:30 Workshop 2: Actively Include Children and Youth in Worship

    2:45 – 3:45 Choir rehearsal for Sunday’s hymn sing

    9:00 – 3:00 Michael Burkhardt’s publications available for purchase courtesy of Leithold Music


    Sunday, October 6, 2019

    Our Savior’s Lutheran Church

    612 Division Street

    La Crosse, WI 54601

    There is no fee for participation in the volunteer choir.

    2:00 Choir warm-up

    3:00 Organ concert and hymn sing led by Michael Burkhardt; reception to follow


    Registration Form


    For additional information, contact the Riverland Chapter at: ago.riverland.wi@gmail.com



    • 06 Oct 2019
    • 3:00 PM
    • Our Savior's Lutheran Church in La Crosse, 612 Division St.

    rThe Riverland Chapter of the American Guild of Organists is proud to sponsor two days with Michael Burkhardt.


    He will be in La Crosse to present two workshops for clergy and church musicians on Saturday, October 5, 2019. Dr. Burkhardt will perform a concert with a hymn sing on Sunday, October 6, 2019 with a local volunteer choir.


    If you don’t know Michael Burkhardt, you will want to attend.

    If you do know him, you will want to attend.


    Internationally known for his innovative and inspiring hymn festivals and for his creative work with children, Dr. Burkhardt is in frequent demand as a choral clinician, organ recitalist, composer, arranger and hymn festival leader.  

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    Schedule:


    Saturday, October 5, 2019

    English Lutheran Church

    1509 King Street

    La Crosse, WI 54601

    A registration fee of $25 covers both workshops and the catered lunch.

    9:00 – 9:45 Check-in and coffee

    10:00 – noon Workshop 1: Enliven Worship through Liturgy and Song

    12:30 – 1:30 Catered lunch on site

    1:30 – 2:30 Workshop 2: Actively Include Children and Youth in Worship

    2:45 – 3:45 Choir rehearsal for Sunday’s hymn sing

    9:00 – 3:00 Michael Burkhardt’s publications available for purchase courtesy of Leithold Music


    Sunday, October 6, 2019

    Our Savior’s Lutheran Church

    612 Division Street

    La Crosse, WI 54601

    There is no fee for participation in the volunteer choir.

    2:00 Choir warm-up

    3:00 Organ concert and hymn sing led by Michael Burkhardt; reception to follow


    Registration Form


    For additional information, contact the Riverland Chapter at: ago.riverland.wi@gmail.com


    • 09 Oct 2019
    • 12:15 PM
    • The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 812 N. Jackson Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202, 414/276-9814, ext. 307


    The Fine Arts Commission of the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist is pleased to announce the September and October performers on the Wednesday Concert Series:
     

    September
    11 – Andy Miller, vibraphone
    18 – James Grzadinski, organ & Rachel Mallette, soprano
    25 – Simon Farintosh, guitar
     
    October
    02 – Jeffrey Jaworski, guitar
    09 – Hans Uwe Hielscher, organ
    16 – Adrien Zitoun, cello & Chi Li, violin
    23 – Agnieszka Kosmecka, organ
    30 – George Radosavljevic, piano

    Suggested donation, $3.00. For more information contact Michael Batcho at 414/276-9814, ext. 305 orwww.stjohncathedral.org.
     
    About the Series: In February 2002 the Wednesday Noon Concert Series was begun. For the most part, each Wednesday year round half-hour concerts take place between 12:15 and 12:45. A variety of performers, including choir, guitar, cello, piano, organ, voice, string trio, harp and others, provide a mid-day respite to downtown workers and guests. Though a freewill offering is taken, there is no charge to attend the concerts. The Wednesday Noon Concert Series is the only on-going series of its kind in the Greater Milwaukee area. It was voted “Best Music Before Sundown” by the Shepherd Express in 2008.

    • 16 Oct 2019
    • 12:15 PM
    • The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 812 N. Jackson Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202, 414/276-9814, ext. 307


    The Fine Arts Commission of the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist is pleased to announce the September and October performers on the Wednesday Concert Series:
     

    September
    11 – Andy Miller, vibraphone
    18 – James Grzadinski, organ & Rachel Mallette, soprano
    25 – Simon Farintosh, guitar
     
    October
    02 – Jeffrey Jaworski, guitar
    09 – Hans Uwe Hielscher, organ
    16 – Adrien Zitoun, cello & Chi Li, violin
    23 – Agnieszka Kosmecka, organ
    30 – George Radosavljevic, piano

    Suggested donation, $3.00. For more information contact Michael Batcho at 414/276-9814, ext. 305 orwww.stjohncathedral.org.
     
    About the Series: In February 2002 the Wednesday Noon Concert Series was begun. For the most part, each Wednesday year round half-hour concerts take place between 12:15 and 12:45. A variety of performers, including choir, guitar, cello, piano, organ, voice, string trio, harp and others, provide a mid-day respite to downtown workers and guests. Though a freewill offering is taken, there is no charge to attend the concerts. The Wednesday Noon Concert Series is the only on-going series of its kind in the Greater Milwaukee area. It was voted “Best Music Before Sundown” by the Shepherd Express in 2008.

    • 17 Oct 2019
    • 12:15 PM
    • St. John's Lutheran Church - 7809 Harwood Ave. Wauwatosa, WI

    Pedals, Pipes & Keyboards

    October 17

    A program of organ music performed by guest Amy Balza


    • 20 Oct 2019
    • 4:00 PM
    • Calvary Lutheran Church, 1750 N Calhoun, Brookfield WI

    Luther's Seven Marks of the Church


    Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Calvary Lutheran Church, 1750 N Calhoun, Brookfield WI

    Contact: music@calvarylc.com

    Freewill offering


    A hymn festival outlining Martin Luther' Seven Marks of the Church. Luther listed seven acts, or marks, that show signs of the true church, such as holy communion, absolution, and baptism. Readings from Luther will be joined with stirring hymns reflecting the seven marks.


    The hymn festival will be led by organist Gene Traas, Director of Music Ministry at Calvary Lutheran, and himself one of the founding lay members of the Seven Marks Society, a division of the Society of the Holy Trinity.



    • 20 Oct 2019
    • 4:00 PM
    • Holy Cross Lutheran Church W156N8131 Pilgrim Road, Menomonee Falls, WI 53051

    On Sunday Oct 20 @ 4pm Holy Cross Lutheran Church W156N8131 Pilgrim Road, Menomonee Falls, WI 53051 262 251 2740 will present an afternoon of music featuring highly acclaimed composer Dan Forrest and Vaughn William. The feature piece will be Dan’s “Requiem for the Living” featuring the Chancel Choir and orchestra along with their guests. Chapter Dean Sheri Masiakowski will preside at the organ. All are welcome and a free will offering will be received.

    • 20 Oct 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Bay Shore Lutheran Church

    Choir Concert

    Sunday, October 20 | 6pm | collaboration concert with Milwaukee Children’s Choir | Bay Shore Lutheran Church

    http://chantclaire.org/

    • 21 Oct 2019
    • 3:00 PM
    • St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, ELCA is located at 3513 E. Van Norman Ave., in Cudahy.

    St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church Presents

    Eastwinds Chamber Ensemble

    A concert of  horn and harp music and solo works for organ will be presented by Mary Radspinner, Harp, and Mike Keegan, Horn and Organ at St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church on Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.  

    The concert will feature works by Bach, Duvernoy, Boëllmann, Keegan, and other composers.

    Freewill Offering

    St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, ELCA is located at 3513 E. Van Norman Ave., in Cudahy.

    For additional information please call: Mike Keegan, at (414) 225-1767

    or visit the Eastwinds Music Website:eastwindsmusicmke.com

    • 23 Oct 2019
    • 12:15 PM
    • The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 812 N. Jackson Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202, 414/276-9814, ext. 307


    The Fine Arts Commission of the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist is pleased to announce the September and October performers on the Wednesday Concert Series:
     

    September
    11 – Andy Miller, vibraphone
    18 – James Grzadinski, organ & Rachel Mallette, soprano
    25 – Simon Farintosh, guitar
     
    October
    02 – Jeffrey Jaworski, guitar
    09 – Hans Uwe Hielscher, organ
    16 – Adrien Zitoun, cello & Chi Li, violin
    23 – Agnieszka Kosmecka, organ
    30 – George Radosavljevic, piano

    Suggested donation, $3.00. For more information contact Michael Batcho at 414/276-9814, ext. 305 orwww.stjohncathedral.org.
     
    About the Series: In February 2002 the Wednesday Noon Concert Series was begun. For the most part, each Wednesday year round half-hour concerts take place between 12:15 and 12:45. A variety of performers, including choir, guitar, cello, piano, organ, voice, string trio, harp and others, provide a mid-day respite to downtown workers and guests. Though a freewill offering is taken, there is no charge to attend the concerts. The Wednesday Noon Concert Series is the only on-going series of its kind in the Greater Milwaukee area. It was voted “Best Music Before Sundown” by the Shepherd Express in 2008.

    • 30 Oct 2019
    • 12:15 PM
    • The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 812 N. Jackson Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202, 414/276-9814, ext. 307


    The Fine Arts Commission of the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist is pleased to announce the September and October performers on the Wednesday Concert Series:
     

    September
    11 – Andy Miller, vibraphone
    18 – James Grzadinski, organ & Rachel Mallette, soprano
    25 – Simon Farintosh, guitar
     
    October
    02 – Jeffrey Jaworski, guitar
    09 – Hans Uwe Hielscher, organ
    16 – Adrien Zitoun, cello & Chi Li, violin
    23 – Agnieszka Kosmecka, organ
    30 – George Radosavljevic, piano

    Suggested donation, $3.00. For more information contact Michael Batcho at 414/276-9814, ext. 305 orwww.stjohncathedral.org.
     
    About the Series: In February 2002 the Wednesday Noon Concert Series was begun. For the most part, each Wednesday year round half-hour concerts take place between 12:15 and 12:45. A variety of performers, including choir, guitar, cello, piano, organ, voice, string trio, harp and others, provide a mid-day respite to downtown workers and guests. Though a freewill offering is taken, there is no charge to attend the concerts. The Wednesday Noon Concert Series is the only on-going series of its kind in the Greater Milwaukee area. It was voted “Best Music Before Sundown” by the Shepherd Express in 2008.

    • 03 Nov 2019
    • 3:00 PM
    • St. Francis Parish, 4th & Brown Sts., Milwaukee

    Organ Event with the Organ Historical Society

    St. Francis Parish

    Vel Phillips Ave(4th St.) and Brown Street

    Milwaukee, WI 

    • 03 Nov 2019
    • 3:00 PM
    • Brookfield Congregational United Church of Christ, 16350 Gebhardt Road Brookfield, Wi


    All_Flash, No_Trash

    Nicholas Schmelzer, organ

    Tyler Kivel, piano


    Sunday, November 3rd

    3pm


    Brookfield Congregational United Church of Christ

    16350 Gebhardt Road

    Brookfield, Wi


    Free! And open to the public (Free-will offering)

    Reception to follow


    If you would like additional information, please let me know.


    Gary McWithey, Organist

    Brookfield Congregational UCC

    gary-mcwithey@att.net


    Poster 

    • 10 Nov 2019
    • 4:00 PM
    • Bethany-Calvary United Methodist Church, 73rd & Center, Milwaukee.

    Organ Recital - Michael Hoerig

    November 10th at 4:00 PM,

    Bethany-Calvary United Methodist Church

    73rd & Center, Milwaukee. 


    The recital will feature the works of black composers for the organ. 

    • 17 Nov 2019
    • 3:00 PM
    • Mt. Carmel Lutheran Church 8424 W. Center Street Milwaukee, WI

    Psalm Festival

    Dr. Zach Durlam with area church and synagogue choirs


    Mt. Carmel Lutheran Church

    8424 W. Center Street

    Milwaukee, WI

    • 21 Nov 2019
    • 12:15 PM
    • St. John's Lutheran Church - 7809 Harwood Ave. Wauwatosa, WI

    A Musical Journey

    November 21

    Lynn Kozlowski plays organ preludes

    based on tunes named after cities.


    • 01 Dec 2019
    • 2:00 PM
    • Trinity Lutheran Church 1052 White Rock Ave, Waukesha, WI 53186

    The Lutheran Chorale of Milwaukee

    December 1, 2019 at 2:00pm & 4:30pm CST

    Trinity Lutheran Church

    1052 White Rock Ave, Waukesha, WI 53186


    Prelude to Christmas

    An annual favorite, Prelude to Christmas is a wonderful way to kick off the Christmas concert season. This year's concert will feature many Advent and Christmas selections, including "O Magnum Mysterium" by Tomás Luis de Victoria, "From Heaven Above" by Bach, "Virgin Unspotted" by William Billings, timeless carols like"God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen," "The Holly and the Ivy," and "Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming," and much more!

    https://www.lutheranchorale.org/events


    • 07 Dec 2019
    • 7:00 PM
    • St. Sava Cathedral

    Choir Concert

    Saturday, December 7 | 7pm | collaboration concert with Stevan Sijacki Choir | St. Sava Cathedral

    http://chantclaire.org/

    • 14 Dec 2019
    • 7:30 PM
    • Church of the Gesu

    Choir Concert

    Saturday, December 14 | 7:30pm | Winter Concert | Church of the Gesu

    http://chantclaire.org/

    • 20 Feb 2020
    • 12:15 PM
    • St. John's Lutheran Church - 7809 Harwood Ave. Wauwatosa, WI

    Interpreting Engleberg

    February 20


    Instrumental and vocal songs by French horn artist and soprano, Martha Johnson.


    • 19 Mar 2020
    • 12:15 PM
    • St. John's Lutheran Church - 7809 Harwood Ave. Wauwatosa, WI

    A program of songs of global origin by the talented mezzo-soprano and flutist Naomi Hathaway.
    • 03 May 2020
    • 2:00 PM
    • St. Marcus Church 2215 N Palmer St, Milwaukee, WI 53212

    The Lutheran Chorale of Milwaukee

    May 3, 2020 at 2:00pm & 4:30pm CDT

    St. Marcus Church

    2215 N Palmer St, Milwaukee, WI 53212


    Spring Concert

    Our Spring Concert will feature music from the "new world" including early American music, modern arrangements of old favorites by American composers, gospel music and spirituals. We hope you will join us!

    https://www.lutheranchorale.org/events


    • 17 May 2020
    • 2:00 PM
    • Sacred Heart Seminary 7335 S. Highway 100 Hales Corners, WI

    2 PM – AGO Annual Meeting


    3 PM - Member’s Recital

    Leipzig Chorales


    Sacred Heart Seminary

    7335 S. Highway 100

    Hales Corners, WI

    • 21 May 2020
    • 12:15 PM
    • St. John's Lutheran Church - 7809 Harwood Ave. Wauwatosa, WI

    Lynn and Friends

    May 21

    A medley of organ music by St. John’s musicians.


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