Upcoming Event

Handbell Workshops & Concert

Saturday, April 26th, 1:30-5pm
1024 Lake Ave
Wilmette, IL

Handbell workshops (2pm)

Concert by Chicago Bronze (4pm)

Chicago Bronze leads an afternoon of handbells!

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If so, join us on April 26, 2014 for an afternoon of mini-workshops and a concert!

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North Shore Chapter AGO comprises the area north of Chicago to the Wisconsin border. Our membership is varied. We have members that hold positions at churches, colleges, and music schools. They teach privately and perform across the nation.

Our Mission

The purpose of the American Guild of Organists is to promote the organ in its historic and evolving roles, to encourage excellence in the performance of organ and choral music, and to provide a forum for mutual support, inspiration, education, and certification of Guild Members.

Chapter Profile

The North Shore Chapter of the American Guild of Organists serves organists and choir directors in the Chicago area, especially the northern suburbs. We offer educational programs, entertainment, and fellowship to our members, as well as job placement information and services. Join us today!

Officers and Board


Andrea Handley


Christine Kraemer


Jill Hunt


Jay Peterson

Term Ending 2014

Julia Brueck

Robert McConnell

Term Ending 2015

Lois-Eve Anderson

Mary Gifford

Laurie Stivers

Term Ending 2016

Royce Eckhardt

Lee Nelson

Menno Scholten

Membership Fees

$97 Regular Member

$72 Special Member (65 & over, under 21 or disabled)

$37 Student Member (full-time student: enclose copy of valid ID)

$72 Partner Member (same addess as regular/special member, no TAO)

$38 Dual Member (already paid $97 to primary chapter)
Primary Chapter: ____________________

$15 Student Dual Member (already paid $37 to primary chapter)
Primary Chapter: ____________________

$37 Chapter Friend (non-voting, no TAO, Overtones newsletter only)

Click Here to Download the Membership Form

Chapter Events

Click Here to Download the 2013-2014 Event Flyer