embedded Livestream links for some venues).
denotes San Jose AGO Chapter-sponsored event.
* Nov 18, 10:00 am: PA/Pen Chapter Lecture on Messiaen’s La Nativité Du Seigneur by scholar Stella O’Neill on Zoom. Email Rani Fischer for a link.
Mission Dolores, San
Francisco, 3321 16th St.
Basilica Concert Series. 4:00 pm
suggested donation: $10
February 11: Elizabeth and Ruth Kamas, organ/piano
St. Mary of the
Assumption Catholic Cathedral, San
Francisco, 1111 Gough St. @ Cleary Sunday
Musical Meditations, 4:00 pm
Parking under/beside the
cathedral). Live-streamed and available here
(click on the url): https://YouTube.com/cathedralofstmaryoftheassumption
Sundays at 4:00 pm
unless otherwise noted
November 19: Jayne Diliberto, soprano, with Octavio Mujica, cello, and Michael Li, piano
November 26: Bay Area Reger Fest: David Hatt, organ
December 3: August Lee, cello
December 10: Mario To, guitar, with Jessica Folson, violin
December 17, 7:00† pm: Cookies and Carols: St. Mary’s Cathedral Choir + St. Brigid School Honor Choir Songs of the season in the cathedral, followed by cookies in St. Francis Hall. $25/$15
January 7: Angeline Kiang, cello
January 14, 4:00 pm: Gail Archer, organ
January 21, 4:00 pm: Christoph Tietze, organ
Grace Cathedral, San
Francisco, 110 California St. at Taylor
Pay parking underneath
the cathedral, entrance is on Taylor Street
between California and Sacramento streets. $10
donation is requested. Liive-streamed and
available here (click on the url): https://gracecathedral.org/watch-grace-cathedral/
December 3, 3:00 pm: Advent Lessons & Carols, Choir of Men and Boys
December 10, 16, 17 and 23, 3:00 pm; December 22, 7:30 pm: A Cathedral Christmas, Choir of Men and Boys, orchestra, and organ. Tickets at gracecathedral.org/christmas
December 18, 7:30 p.m: Bay Brass and Jonathan Dimmock, organ.
Tickets at gracecathedral.org/christmas
December 24, 4:00pm: Christmas Lessons & Carols, Choir of Men and Boys
January 21, 4:00 pm Weicheng Zhao, organ recital. (co-sponsored with SF AGO) freewill offering
Trinity and St. Peter’s Episcopal Church,
1620 Gough St @ Bush
Dec 3, 5:00 pm: Evensong followed by recital by William Vaughan, organ.
St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, San Francisco, 1111 O'Farrell St.
* SF Chapter Fall 2023 Keynote Recital
Nov 18, 4:00 pm: Lauma Akmene, organ
Palace of Legion of Honor, San Francisco, in
Saturdays at 4:00 pm,
there are free organ recitals (for Bay Area
residents). Usually, these are played by Jonathan
Dimmock or Joy-Leilani Garbutt,
with occasional guests. More info here: https://www.famsf.org/events/organ-concert
Location TBD on the Peninsula (email Rani Fischer for more info)
* January 15, 4:00 pm: PA/Pen chapter event: Film “The Genius of Cavaille-Coll” with French wine & cheese
St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Palo Alto, 600 Colorado Ave
* April 20, 4:00 pm: PA/Pen Spring Members’ recital
St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Mountain View, 582 Hope St
* November 24, 7:00 pm: PA/Pen chapter Member’s Recital consisting of member Don Knuth’s Fantasia Apocalypta, a major multi-movement organ solo work with projected images; a literal aural record of the Book of Revelation
Sunnyvale Presbyterian Church, 728 W Fremont Ave
*February 3, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm: Pedals, Pipes and Pizza for ages 8 - 18
Sponsored by the San Jose chapter. Please direct piano students and their families to register HERE (no charge for registration or pizza lunch). Limited to the first 15 students to register,.
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Saratoga, 12770 Saratoga Ave.
November 17, 12:00 pm: Angela Kraft Cross, organ
Peace (UCC) Church, 900 High St, Santa Cruz
December 31, 4 p.m: 19th Annual New
Year’s Eve Organ Kaleidophone
Music for organ solo, and in ensemble with
other instruments, performed by local
organists with their musical friends. Free