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Next Monday, Oct. 10: Fred Teardo presents Continuo Playing and Instruments

Please join us for our next chapter meeting at Cathedral Church of the Advent, 2017 6th Ave. N, Birmingham, AL 35203. We'll gather in Clingman Commons for dinner at 6 pm and business meeting at 6:30 PM. Then we'll adjourn to the Music Room for Fred's program using the recently acquired harpsichord and continuo organ.

Enter through the porte-cochere entrance on 6th Ave. N. Security will be present while we are there. Free parking is available in the visitors lot and on the streets alongside the church.

Menu from Full Moon Bar-B-Que: Choice of pulled BBQ chicken or hickory-smoked pork with baked beans, slaw, half moon cookies, tea, lemonade and water. Please indicate your choice of pork or chicken when you complete your dinner reservation form.

Dinner reservations are now closed, but if you find your must cancel your reservation or you would like to see if one is available, please contact Mike Burt treasurer@birminghamago.org for assistance.

We will practice social distancing and wear masks when not eating. Please join us for another wonderful evening!

Change in Calendar Entry Submission Process

Please email notice of coming recitals, concerts, workshops, etc. to Mark Hayes. He will post them to our online calendar within a few days.

Include a description of the event; performers; composers and titles of specific works to be performed; the date, time and location of the event; and any other info of interest. Remember to provide your contact email and phone number. Thank you!

2021-22 Chapter Program Calendar

Listed below is the schedule of this year's meetings and activities.

Plans will be updated as we near each event, and are dependent on COVID requirements.

Mon., Sept. 13, 2021: Q&A with voicer Nami Hamada and Noack Organ Co. representatives at St. Paul's Cathedral

Mon., Oct. 11, 2021: Continuo Tips and Techniques by Fred Teardo at Cathedral Church of the Advent

Fri., Nov. 5, 2021: Optional carpooling to FUMC Montgomery for David Higgs' dedication recital of new Schoenstein organ

Sat., Nov. 13, 2021: Workshop with Colin Lynch

Fri., Jan. 14, 2022: Epiphany Party at home of Barry Norris

Sat., Feb. 5, 2022: Wolfgang Rubsam: Musical Universe of Polyphony and French Color at Independent Presbyterian Church

Mon., March 14, 2022: Benjamin Kolodziej of Dallas: Copyright-free software sources with recommendations of categories, little-known composers, and more

May 2022: Open.

Coming Events

To add an event to our calendar, email Mark Hayes the details of the event, being sure to include your email address and phone number in case he needs to contact you.


To see full descriptions of events, visit our Online Calendar.

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