First Parish of Bolton, MA
Organ Dedicatory Concert
Saturday, June 22, at 7:00 p.m.
Organ Historical Society
June 24-29, 2013
The OHS will hold its 58th National Convention in scenic Vermont. Robert Newton and Andrew Hagberg, of our staff, will prepare and tune at least 8 of the 26 instruments to be visited. Congratulations to Peter Rudewicz, our high school intern, who has been awarded an E. Power Biggs Fellowship to attend this convention!
Andover to Exhibit at
AGO Regions I & II Convention
We will be exhibiting at the AGO Regions I & II Convention in Hartford, CT, June 30 - July 3. Stop by our booth and meet us!
Andover Op. 105 featured at
AGO Region IV Convention
German Organist to play
Three historic Maine organs
Matthias Schmelmer, organist at the Church of the Holy Cross in Berlin, Germany, will play recitals on three historic Maine tracker organs restored or rebuilt by Andover:
Sunday, July 7, at 3:00 p.m., on the 1866 E. & G. G. Hook, Op. 389, at South Parish Congregational, 9 Church Street, Augusta, ME
Tuesday, July 9, at 12 Noon, on the 1883 Hutchings-Plaisted, Op. 112, at First Parish UCC, corner of Main Street & Bath Road, Brunswick, ME
Thursday, July 11, at 7:30 p.m., on the 1860 E. & G. G. Hook, Op. 288, at St. John's Catholic Church, 207 York Street, Bangor, ME
Two Large Organs For Sale
Two large, very fine two-manual organs are now for sale: an 1859 E. & G. G. Hook, Opus 244, with 25 stops (30 ranks); and an 1874 Johnson & Son, Opus 440, with 23 stops (28 ranks). Both instruments date from the golden age of their respective builders. Further details are available in our Organs For Sale section.