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Saving the Organ

A regional mini-conference about restoring the ‘value’ of the organ in the 21st century

Let's continue the journey.

Dates:Main (paid) (times to be confirmed):
    Friday, May 4, 2018  •  registration: 6:30pm; session: 7:00pm - 9:30pm
    Saturday, May 5, 2018  •  registration: 9am; sessions: 9:30am - 5pm
Optional Events (possibly free-will offering)
    Sunday, May 6, 2018  •  times t.b.a.
Location:Second-Floor Assembly Room graphics/updated.gif
First Baptist Church
1300 Oxford Street, Halifax, NS, Canada  —  website  —  Google map
Fee: $35 CDN
This is a not-for-profit event initiated by the Halifax Centre of the Royal Canadian College of Organists. The fee is to help cover the costs of the event, including refreshments, lunch on Saturday, hand-outs, etc.
We are expecting a delicious lunch from Kate's Catering again this year.
Audience:Musicians, clergy, teachers, composers, builders, technicians, anyone with an interest or role in music, anyone with financial responsibility for the organ
Organizers:  Margaret Machum, Andrew Barss, James Chubb
Objective:To build on the framework for success presented and discussed last year
Topics:Defending the objective; organ design; organ technology; acoustics and architecture; programming for success; tracking success; forming the team; spreading the word, and numerous others
Schedule:2018 schedule graphics/updated.gif
Details:Background and Motivation
Contacts:contact us

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