Welcome by Michael Velting, AGO OrganFest 2020 Chair
Presentation by Jillian Gardner, Convener of AGO Young Organists
Improvised Variations on a Finnish Folk Melody
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Kalle Toivio

Winner, 2018 AGO National Competition in Organ Improvisation

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  • Sample set of Église Saint-Étienne, Caen, France
  • Cavaillé-Coll (1882–85), sampled by Sonus Paradisi, played via Hauptwerk (specifications)
Presentation by Mary Stutz, AGO Secretary and Councillor for Communications
Presentation by Matthew Burt, AGO Task Force on Strategic Planning
Three American Folk Hymn Settings, John Weaver (b. 1937)
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The Rodland Duo
Carol Rodland, viola
Catherine Rodland, organ
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  • Third Presbyterian Church, Rochester, New York
  • Austin (1952/91) (specifications)
Presentation of 2020 Ronald G. Pogorzelski and Lester D. Yankee Award to Henry Martin by Eileen Hunt, AGO Vice-President
Nisi Dominus from Vespers of 1610, SV 206, Claudio Monteverdi (1567‑1643)
Messiah at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, December 17, 2015.
The Choir of Trinity Wall Street
Trinity Baroque Orchestra
Julian Wachner, director
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Chelsea Chen in conversation with Brenda Portman
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Prelude and Tarantelle (World premiere), Brenda Portman (b. 1980)
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Amanda Mole
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