• Round Lake Organ Declared National Monument
  • AGO Receives Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)
  • Important 2017 Deadlines
  • January 2017 TAO Feature Article
  • 2015 Pittsburgh Regional Convention Videos Now on YouTube
  • Church Music Institute Creates eLibrary of over 10,000 Sacred Choral Titles
  • Atlanta, Georgia hosts one of 8 Pipe Organ Encounter events in 2016

Lessons for the New Organist

The AGO's Committee on the New Organist is dedicated to providing answers to common questions from anyone learning to play the organ. We are developing a series of thirty videos to teach basic skills and techniques to beginning organists, including pianists who are making a transition to organ-playing. Most of the resources are free. A few of the videos are available on the AGO’s YouTube channel [More]

Apply for 2017 Pipe Organ Encounters

Seattle, Tuscaloosa, San Antonio, San Diego, Hartford, Winchester, VA, and Sioux Center, IA are hosting Pipe Organ Encounters in 2017. POE Advanced events will be in Seattle and Tuscaloosa; the POE+ will be in San Antonio. Each POE offers a unique opportunity for hands-on learning from organ professionals as well as the opportunity to meet and study with other students of the pipe organ. Classes are limited [More]

Important 2017 Deadlines

The Pogorzelski – Yankee Scholarship online application period begins January 1, 2017; the deadline for submission is February 15, 2017. Online applications are now being accepted for the 2017 AGO/Quimby Regional Competitions for Young Organists; application deadline is January 15, 2017. Online applications are now being accepted for the AGOYO North Central Young Composers Competition; deadline is [More]