2018-19 Chapter Programs

September 15, 2018     

Organ Crawl in North Conway, Followed by

Evensong and Installation of Chapter Officers

Saturday, September 15,  10-1:30 Organ crawl in Conway and North Conway.  2-3 PM, Picnic Lunch on the grounds of the Chapel, followed by Evensong with Installation of NH Chapter Officers.   Chapel of the Transfiguration, Bretton Woods NH.

Itinerary schedule for the day

– 10-11:30am, Brown Church (Conway Village Congregational), Estey Organ & nearby Majestic Theater,

132 Main St., Conway

– 12 noon-1pm, Christ Episcopal Church, Casavant Tracker, 16 Pine St., North Conway.

– 2-3pm, Picnic Lunch (free) on the lawn of the Chapel of the Transfiguration, Rt.302, Bretton Woods (next to Omni Mount                 Washington Hotel)

– 3-4pm, Congregational Evensong w/installation in the Chapel

While at the Brown Church there may be an opportunity to cross the street and visit the current Mountain Top Music School located in the old fire station and also learn about the multi-million dollar renovation of the nearby Majestic Theater which will become the music schools new home in a few years.

For the Picnic Lunch on the Chapel lawn we could use a few volunteers to bring food, condiments etc. Please contact Sub-Dean Nick Girgus @ ngirgus@yahoo.com for a list of needed items.

(In case of rain the picnic will be held in the chapel).

This Beautiful “Congregational” Evensong service at the Chapel with AGO Members and friends singing along with invited choir members from St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in Berlin, and Christ Church No. Conway will be accompanied by a few portative organs from the collection of our newly elected Dean, Susan Ferre`.  The Rev. Dr. Jim Howard, Chaplain of the NH-AGO Chapter, will preside at the Installation portion of the service.  Also Nancy Farris, Director of Music at Christ Church No. Conway will assist in the service as well.   (Christ Church No. Conway is home to famous Tiffany Windows, and the Cassavant Tracker Organ.)   Full details are found in your CYPHER newsletter.   If you have any questions please contact our Sub-Dean, Nick Girgus at ngirgus@yahoo.com 

Note: At the conclusion of the Chapel Evensong you may choose to tour the Omni Mount Washington Hotel grounds with its magnificent views, enjoy dinner or have a drink or dessert at the bar or porch!

USED ORGAN MUSIC, will also be available  for attendee’s to sift through and purchase with proceeds going to the Scholarship Fund of the NH-AGO, supporting students who wish to attend POE events.   

Prior to our opening Meeting,  Mark your calendars for August 31, September 1, and 2nd.

The Music in the Great North Woods summer series wraps up it’s season in GRAND STYLE with a closing weekend of concerts.   All are free and open to the public.  Follow the links to the website for more information or download the PDF and promote the event where you are.   


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NH AGO Patrons

Dues alone fall short of Chapter Program and publicity needs. 

We thank our Patrons for their additional support.  

            Gift Level                  Up to:  

  • Symphony                    Above $500.00
  • Improvisation             $400.00
  • Toccata                         $300.00
  • Prelude and Fugue     $200.00
  • Chorale Prelude          $100.00
  • Anthem                         $50.00
The NHAGO is a non-profit 501 (C) 3 organization.  Send donations to:
Adam Peithmann, Treasurer, NH-AGO
508 Union Street
Manchester NH 03104