We regret to inform you that the 2020 AGO National Convention has been cancelled.

Workshops

Barbara Adler 2020
Barbara Adler, DMA
Workshop - Financial Planning for the
Under 30 Crowd
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Peter Bates 2020
Peter Bates, MM
Workshop - Sharing Your Chapter Throughout Your Community
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
David Bower 2020
David Bower, PhD.
Workshop - Planning AGO
Workshops for Pianists
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
John Brock 2020
John Brock, MM
Workshop - Chorale Preludes 101:
Exploring a New Pedagogical Collection
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Herbert Buffington 2020
Herbert Buffington, MM
Workshop - Beginning Improvisation: Escaping the Written Page
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Nicholas Capozzoli 2020
Nicholas Capozzoli, MM
Concert Presenter - Taylor
Competition Winners
Lutheran Church of the Redeemer
7/7/2020 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
7/7/2020 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Workshop - Messiaen’s Forgotten “Mi”
Rediscovering the Organ Music of Claire Delbos
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 11:30 AM - 11:55 AM
Vince Carr 2020
Vince Carr MM, ChM, AAGO
Workshop - Your Chapter Can Create a Mentoring Program for Emerging
Music Leaders
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Don Cook 2020
Don Cook, DMA, AAGO
Workshop - I Have a Degree: What Can the AGO Do for Me?
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Emily Floyd 2020
Emily Floyd, BM
Workshops - The Four Pillars of Youth Choir
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Repertoire Matters for Youth Choir
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Faythe Freese 2020
Faythe Freese, DMus
Workshop - Leo Sowerby, Part I
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Leo Sowerby, Part II
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Jillian Gardner 2020
Jillian Gardner, MM
Workshop - Mental Wellness for
Today’s Musician
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
How to Prepare Yourself for the Move from School to Your First Church Job
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Mental Wellness and Performance Anxiety
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Elizabeth George 2020
Elizabeth George, CMM
Workshop - Building on Your Chapter's
Best Practices as You Seek, Encourage,
and Respect - One Person at a Time!
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Joseph Golden 2020
Joseph Golden, MM
Workshop - NOT LIKE HYMNS, LIKE MUSIC!
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Jonathan B Hall 2020
Jonathan B Hall, DMus, FAGO, ChM
Workshop - Building Organists through
the AGO Achievement Awards
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Sarah Harr 2020
Sarah Harr, DMA, FAGO
Workshop - The Relevance and Rewards of AGO Certification
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Nora Hess 2020
Nora Hess, MM, CAGO
Workshop - Organ First!
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Thomas Heywood
Workshop - Transcribing Beethoven’s Symphonies
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Eileen Hunt 2020
Eileen Hunt, DMA, AAGO
Workshops - Women's Issues
Panel Discussion
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Sexual Harassment: AGO's Zero Tolerance
Policy and Disciplinary Procedures
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Wilma Jensen 2020
Wilma Jensen MM, DMus (Hon.)
Workshop - Musical Freedom in Various
Periods of History
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Zach Klobnak 2020
Zach Klobnak, DMA
Workshop - Introducing Pianists
to the Organ
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Robert Knupp 2020
Robert Knupp, DMA
Workshop - Lessons from Leipzig
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Benjamin Kolodziej 2020
Benjamin Kolodziej, MSM, MTS
Workshop - Be Still My Soul: Pastoral and
Practical Musical Resources for
Weddings and Funerals
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Darlene Kuperus 2020
Darlene Kuperus, DMus
Workshop - Leading Ladies....Lasting
Legacies: Emma Lou Diemer,
Marilyn Mason, and Alice Parker
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
David Lamb 2020
David Lamb DMus, CAGO
Workshops - Building on Your Chapter's
Best Practices as You Seek,
Encourage, and Respect
One Person at a Time!
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Your Chapter Can Create a Mentoring
Program for Emerging Music Leaders
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Sharing Your Chapter Throughout Your Community
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Norman Mackenzie 2020
Norman Mackenzie, MM Conductor
Workshop - Robert Shaw: Probing the Mind of a Master Presenter
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Closing Concert: Works for Organ & Orchestra
Peachtree Road United Methodist Church
7/10/2020 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Clair Maxwell 2020
Clair Maxwell, MM, AAGO
Workshop - The Triple Threat Organist: Playing, Conducting, and Leading from the Console
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Alexander Meszler 2020
Alexander Meszler, MM
Workshop - Secularism and The Organ: An Obstacle or Opportunity?
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 11:00 AM - 11:25 AM
The Rev. Barbara Day Miller 2020
The Rev. Barbara Day Miller, MDiv
Opening Festival Worship Presenter
Counsel and Wisdom: Striving for Justice
Ebenezer Baptist Church
7/7/2020 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Workshop - Sabbath
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Alice Myers
Alice Myers, BS
Workshop – Handbells: Back to the Basics
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Linda Patterson 2020
Linda Patterson, DMA
Workshop - Flor Peeters: A Legacy of Value
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Wayne Peterson 2020
Wayne Peterson, FAGO, ChM
Workshop - Building on Your Chapter's Best
Practices as You Seek,
Encourage, and Respect
One Person at a Time!
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
David Pickering 2020
David Pickering, DMA
Workshop - The Gleason-Crozier Legacy
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 11:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Jordan Prescott 2020
Jordan Prescott, MM
Workshop - Foresight is 20/20:
Preparing for Graduate School Applications
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Stephen Price 2020
Stephen Price, MM
Workshop - A Discussion for New
Organ Teachers:
Where to Start and How to Proceed?
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Peggy Kelley Reinburg 2020
Peggy Kelley Reinburg, MM
Workshop - Liturgical Potential in
Selected Organ and Piano Works
of Jehan Alain
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Derek Remeš 2020
Derek Remeš, MM, MA
Workshop - Realizing Figured Bass Chorales in J.S. Bach’s Chorales
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Vicki Schaeffer 2020
Vicki Schaeffer, DMus
Workshops - Women's Issues
Panel Discussion
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
The Organ Method with Hands and Feet
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Erin Scheessele 2020
Erin Scheessele, PhD
Workshop - Orgelkids: How To Harness This Powerful Tool
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Beth Brown Sugart 2020
The Rev. Beth Brown Shugart, MM
Workshop - Both Sides Now: The Musical and Pastoral Roles
of Being a Church Musician
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
David Stech 2020
David Stech, PhD
Workshop - Discovering and Transcribing the Historic Organ Improvisations
of Marcel Dupré
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Charles Steele 2020
Charles Steele, DMA
Workshop - William Walker – Shaper of Southern Song
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Frederick Stocken 2020
Frederick Stocken. PhD
Workshop - Fearless and Fun: A New Approach to Teaching Keyboard Skills
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Anne Marsden Thomas 2020
Anne Marsden Thomas, MBE, BMus, FRCO, FRSCM, ARAM
Workshop - Fearless and Fun: A New Approach to Teaching Keyboard Skills
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
James Thomashower 2020
James Thomashower, BA
Workshop - Sexual Harassment: AGO's Zero Tolerance Policy and Disciplinary Procedures
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Charles Tighe 2020
Charles Tighe, MM
Workshop - From the Beginning
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 9:00 AM 7/8/2020 9:50 AM
Workshop - Using Instruments Creatively in a Liturgical Setting
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Charles Tompkins 2020
Charles Tompkins, DMA
Workshop - The Organ Music of Carl Rütti
Convention Hotel
7/10/2020 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Michael Velting, DMA
Workshop - The Art and Joy of Hosting a Regional Convention
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Richard Webb 2020
Richard Webb, PhD
Workshop - To the Max! The Excesses and Successes of ‘The Last Giant’
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Ulrike Wegele 2020
Ulrike Theresia Wegele
Workshop - The Organ Method with
Hands and Feet
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Russell Weismann 2020
Russell Weismann, DMA, AAGO
Workshop - The German Invasion: Pedals, Pipes, and Politics
Convention Hotel
7/9/2020 11:30 AM - 11:55 AM
Leslie Wolf Robb 2020
Leslie Wolf Robb, CAGO
Workshop - Introducing Pianists
to the Organ
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Steven Young 2020
Steven Young, DMA, AAGO
Workshop - The Organ Works
of Aloÿs Claussmann
Convention Hotel
7/8/2020 11:00 AM - 11:25 AM