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2018 January Jubilee

The Lexington AGO is pleased to be hosting the AGO Great Lakes Region's 2018 January Jubilee!

You and your musical colleagues at church are invited to attend the 2018 January Jubilee, to be held on Saturday, January 27, at Christ Church Cathedral, 166 Market Street, Lexington, KY 40507. This AGO Regional event will offer a full day of inspiration for the part-time church musician, including 8 skill-enhancing workshops from which to choose, a choral music reading session, a music store display, catered lunch, a keynote speaker, and a closing organ recital.

Schedule of Events

8:00 a.m. Registration/Breakfast

8:30 Welcome and Keynote Speaker
Dr. Michael Bedford, AAGO, ChM, President, American Guild of Organists

9:00 Workshop #1: Transitioning from Piano to Organ
Jonathan Rudy, Chicago, IL

9:00 Workshop #2: Handbells 101
Basic Techniques and Starting a Your Own Ensemble
Patty Saunders, Lexington, KY

10:00 Workshop #3: Organ Registration: What Do I Do with All These Stops?
Dr. Paul Barte, Athens, OH

10:00 Workshop #4: Developing and Leading a Children's Choral Program
Katie Rudy, Chicago, IL

11:00 Choral Reading Session: Music in the Public Domain
Marlon Hurst, Lexington, KY

12:00 p.m. Catered Lunch
Music Store Browsing/Purchasing
Lois Fyfe Music, Nashville, TN

1:00 Workshop #5: Creative Service Playing
Dr. David Lamb, New Albany, IN

1:00 Workshop #6: Handbells 102:
Intermediate Techniques and Using Handbells in Worship
Patty Saunders

2:00 Workshop #7: Accessible Organ Music for Lent and Easter
Karl Bruhn, Batavia, IL

2:00 Choral Considerations for Organists
Holly Sunderland, Virginia Beach, VA

3:00 Closing Organ Recital
Jonathan and Katie Rudy

3:45 Closing Remarks/Evaluations


Please mail your name, mailing address, phone number and email address, along with your check to the LexAGO Jubilee, in the amount of $25.00, to:

2018 AGO January Jubilee
c/o Don Seevers, Registrar
4433 Lancaster Court
Lexington, KY 40515

Questions? Please contact Larry Sharp, Jubilee Director, at

THANK YOU! We will look forward to meeting you on January 27.

© 2018 American Guild of Organists
Lexington, KY chapter