Guild Documents

pdf-large-typeNational Bylaws-Adopted April 13, 1896, and as amended through June 20, 2016  in Houston, Texas.

pdf-large-typeNational Operating Procedures

pdf-large-typeAGO Leadership Structure

pdf-large-typeCode of Ethics

pdf-large-typeCode of Professional Standards

AGO Discipline

American Guild of Organists’ Policy Against Harassment


Antitrust Compliance

The AGO agreed to change its Code of Ethics, and will not adopt or encourage its Members to follow or enforce any Code of Ethics provision relating to limitations on competition by organists or choral conductors to provide services, including price competition, that does not comply with the FTC Decision and Order.

 FTC Settlement Statement

Federal Trade Commission Press Release May 26, 2017

AGO Past, Present and Future Member Profile

Complete Survey Report
Survey Digest
Member Survey Report on Demographics, Communications & Training
Member Survey Report on Participation in Guild Offerings and Perceived Value of Membership
Member Survey Report on Members’ Professional Activity and Employment

Long-Range Planning Task Force Documents

Long Range Planning Task Force: General Conclusions and Action Recommendations
Long Range Planning Task Force: Statistical Analysis
Long Range Planning Task Force: General Comments
Long Range Planning Task Force: Comments for Committees

pdf-large-typePosition Statement on Pre-recorded Music

pdf-large-typeReport of the Task Force on Digital Inclusiveness

pdf-large-typeDirectory of Officials

pdf-large-typeResponsibilities of Elected and Appointed Officials

pdf-large-typeRegional Councillors Timeline

pdf-large-typeGuidelines for National Nominating Committees

pdf-large-typeGuidelines for Regional Nominating Committees

pdf-large-typeAGO Acronyms in Common Usage

pdf-large-typeDigital Signature Form

pdf-large-typeTime Sheet

pdf-large-typeInstallation of Officers

pdf-large-typeTravel and Reimbursement Policies

pdf-large-typeRegional and District Officer Reimbursement

pdf-large-typeAGO Investment Policies Booklet

pdf-large-typeRegional and District Officer Reimbursement

Links to Additional Documents

National Convention Planning Documents
Regional Convention Planning Documents
Chapter Documents
Education Documents
Reorganization Documents
Leadership Training and Orientation Documents
Chapter Leader IRS Filing Resources
Audited Financial Statement FYE 2017

AGO Seal

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