Archives for May 2012

John and Marianne Weaver Honored by the AGO National Council

The American Guild of Organists (AGO) presented its eighth annual Recital and Gala Benefit Reception on Saturday, April 21, at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts in Philadelphia, Pa. An audience of 421 colleagues, students, and friends came together to celebrate the lifetime achievements of John and Marianne Weaver. The gala was sponsored by the AGO National Council and its Development Committee. Major support was provided by the Kimmel Center and Pemcor Inc. of Lancaster, Pa., printer of The American Organist Magazine. The event raised more than $25,000 to be invested in the AGO Endowment Fund in the Weavers’ honor.The recital featured John and Marianne Weaver, joined by Diane Meredith Belcher, Chelsea Chen (with Lewis Wong, … [Read more...]