Competitions and New Music

walkerChristian Lane, MM
386 Washington St., #1A
Somerville, MA 02143
Cell: 917-575-4113


The Councillor for Competitions & New Music coordinates the work of the Guild in the areas of competitions. Committees under this Councillor’s aegis include New Music, National Young Artists Competition in Organ Performance (NYACOP), Regional Competition for Young Organists (RCYO), and National Competition in Organ Improvisation (NCOI).

Competitions Committee
Director: Christian Lane, MM
Chelsea Chen, MM (2)
Cindy Lindeen-Martin, DMA (1)
Mary Newton, CAGO, DMA (2)
Jay Peterson, SPC, DMA (2)
Jason Roberts (1)
Michael Unger (1)

Committee on New Music
Director: Eileen Hunt, AAGO, DMA (2)
Randall Harlow, DMS (2)
James Biery, FAGO, ChM
Katie Burk

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