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Binghamton, New York Chapter
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Sunday, January 8

Our Annual
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WELCOME TO THE BINGHAMTON CHAPTER WEBSITE

T2015/2016 Executive Boardhe Binghamton Chapter was founded in 1929 and supports the goals of its parent organization, the American Guild of Organists. Our chapter hosted the Regional Convention in 2001 and has participated in such outreach events as the 2008 Organ Spectacular. This past year saw our first sponsorship of a Pedals, Pipes and Pizza event, designed to introduce young piano students to the organ. Our chapter has been represented at every recent Regional and National convention. Our small but active group of approximately 55 members plans a variety of events to serve a diversity of needs. On many occasions, we invite members of neighboring chapters to participate in our events adding to the enjoyment of each occasion. Some of us are organists, some of us build organs, and others are simply happy listeners.  Most importantly, we enjoy getting together to share our mutual love of organs and organ music.

We welcome visitors to any of our events, and encourage anyone who appreciates the organ, its repertoire and choral music to attend.  Better yet, consider becoming a member of the AGO.  If you are interested in joining our chapter, you may download a membership form or contact our dean or registrar for further information.


2016/2017 Young Artist Recital

RIP Jonathan Biggers


Joey FalaThe Binghamton Chapter is pleased to present its Fourth Annual Young Artist Recital. This year's recitalist is Joey Fala. Joey is presently a candidate for a Masters Degree at Yale University. A recipient of the Pogorzelski-Yankee Memorial Scholarship from the American Guild of Organists, he was awarded First prize in the 2013 AGO/Quimby NYC competition for young organists and was recently named one of "20 under 30" by the Diapason magazine. His concert appearances include the 2015 Organ Historical Society national convention as featured performer and recitals at St. Patrick's Cathedral, NYC, Trinity Church, Boston, Our Lady of the Angels Cathedral, LA and Harvard University's Adolphus Busch Hall.

Broome County Arts Council Newsletter

It is very easy to get the BCAC Weekly Newsletter,which is literally packed with all that is happening in the local and area arts world. Individual members of Binghamton AGO Chapter can sign up to receive the newsletter of the BCAC by going to the Web Site http://www.bcartscouncil.com, clicking on Get Our Newsletter, and entering one's email address.

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