Events 2018-2019

Mark your calendars now and join us for our 2018-2019 season of recitals, education opportunities, and social get-togethers. To see a schedule of Executive Committee meetings, please visit the Chapter Officers page.

Upcoming Events of Interest

(not Chapter-sponsored events but mostly involving Chapter members)

Sunday June 24, 4:00pm
Choral Evensong, St. James, Taos
208 Camino de Santiago, Taos, NM 87571
Choral Evensong is Evening Prayer with music sung by the St. James Choir under direction of music director, Erick Brunner.  Other events may be found on our website.  Go to

Friday August 10, 5:30pm
Fred Graham (Chapter sub-Dean) will be playing a program of Buxtehude, Brahms, MacMillan, and Bourgeois in the TGIF concert series at First Presbyterian Church, Santa Fe.  208 Grant Ave, Santa Fe, NM 87501

Sunday, September 23, 2018, 4:00pm
Organ Recital, St. James, Taos
208 Camino de Santiago, Taos, NM 87571
The organist is Mary Gates, a member of our church who frequently accompanies the choir.  See

2018 – 2019 Sponsored Events

Sunday, September 30, 3:00pm
First Presbyterian Church, Albuquerque
215 Locust St., NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Member Recital on two organs, reception and music sale

The following are part of First Presbyterian’s (Santa Fe) 10th anniversary of their Fisk organ.  The Masterclasses are co-sponsored by the Albuquerque Chapter and follow in the morning after an evening performance by the named organist.
First Presbyterian Church, 208 Grant Ave, Santa Fe, NM 87501

Saturday, October 20, 10:00am to 12 noon – Janet Fishell Masterclass

Saturday, October 27, 10:00am to 12 noon – Scott Montgomery Masterclass

Saturday, November 2, 9:00am to 11:00am – Kimberley Marshall Masterclass

Saturday, November 9, 9:00am to 11:00am – Nathan J. Laube Masterclass

Saturday, January 19, 9:00am to 11:00am – James David Christie Masterclass


Saturday March 8, 10:00am to 12 noon
St. Luke Lutheran Church, Albuquerque
9100 Menaul Blvd., NE, Albuquerque, NM 87112
Nancy Granert Lecture / Recital on Spanish Music


The Reuter Organ Festival at Cathedral of St. John, Albuquerque is co-sponsored by the Albuquerque Chapter, AGO.
Cathedral Church of St. John (Episcopal)
318 Silver Ave SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

Friday, May 31, 7:00pm – Tom Winpenny from St. Albans, UK, organ

Sunday June 2, 3:00pm – Richard Elliott, Mormon Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, UT, organ

Friday, June 7
5:00pm – Pre-service lecture by Dr. Bruce Redford
5:45pm – Sherry and light hors d’oeuvres reception
6:30pm – A service of Choral Evensong featuring Benjamin Britten’s Rejoice in the Lamb (Maxine Thévenot, conductor, and Patrick Scott, Atlanta, GA, guest organist.

Saturday, June 8
5:00pm – Albuquerque Chapter General Meeting, cocktails and dinner with guest speaker Michael Barone
7:00pm Patrick Scott, organ

Sunday, June 9
3:00pm – Choir and organ concert featuring Arvo Pãrt’s Berliner Messe and Spiegel im Spiegel and Michael Tippett’s Five Spirituals from A Child of our Time (Maxine Thévenot, conductor, Michael Shu, violin, and Patrick Scott, organ)