Chapter Events

All events are open to the public

Student Competition

Saturday, April 21, 2018
9:30 AM
Augustan Lutheran Church
West Saint Paul, Minnesota

Five talented young organists are scheduled to compete for two prizes. The first prize of $2,000 is generously provided by the Schubert Club. The second prize of $1,000 is generously provided by TCAGO member Phil Asgian. The organ is a 2005 Glatter-Götz/Rosales (2 manuals, 39 stops, mechanical key action, electric stop action).

For more details, go to our TCAGO Student Competition page for more information. Observers are welcome to attend!

--Exact schedule is subject to change--


 9:45-10:25 Competitor #1

10:25-11:05 Competitor #2

11:05-11:45 Competitor #3

(Lunch Break on your own)


1:20-2:00 Competitor #4

2:00-2:40 Competitor #5

Winners announced at approximately 3:30.

If you have any questions please contact Mary Newton (Coordinator) at

We hope to see you there!

Gala Hymn Festival celebrating John Ferguson

Friday, April 27, 2018
7:30 PM
Boe Chapel
1500 St. Olaf Avenue

St. Olaf College
Northfield, Minnesota

A gala hymn festival in celebration of the life and work of organist and director John Ferguson, featuring the Holtkamp pipe organ at Boe Chapel of St. Olaf College, with church choirs from the Twin Cities and the St. Olaf Cantorei led by James Bobb and conductor Anton Armstrong.

Ticket reservations (free) are encouraged. Tickets are required for the reception following the hymn festival. For more details, visit the national AGO website at

More information will be coming soon.

Annual Members Recital

Friday, May 4, 2018
Arlington Hills Lutheran
1115 Greenbrier Street
St. Paul, Minnesota

Join us as we conclude our 2017-2018 Program Year with this annual members' recital and festive reception. All are welcome!


Nicolaus Bruhns: Praeludium in E minor “Groß”

Performed by David Lim

Dagmar Koptein: Ach, wie flüchtig

Barbara Heller: Persisches Lied & Mainacht

Performed by Sharon Kleckner

Robert Roesch: Suite for Organ
Performed by Evelyn Rohrbach

Charles Tournemire: Suite for the 5th Sunday in Pentecost
Performed by Bruce Jacobs

Ned Rorem: Selections from Organbook II
Performed by Andrew Birling

Massimo Nosetti: Two Pieces
Performed by Steve Gentile

Donald Busarow: Prelude, Aria, and Chorale
Performed by David Fienen

Free and open to the public.

Organists will perform on the 3-manual, 50-rank Holtkamp (1985). Specifications can be found here.

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