Utah Valley Chapter of the American Guild of Organists
Newsletter Update • September 2022

Engage, Support, and Uplift Every Organist!
In this issue:
  • Email Scam Warning
  • Upcoming Activities
Email Scam Warning

The email of David Chamberlin, our chapter treasurer, has been hacked. Malicious emails have been sent to chapter members. Please do not respond, and delete the following email from your inbox.

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From: David Chamberlin <>
Hello [Your Name],

Kindly confirm by email if you are available,please I will need you to handle a request for me today.
Best Regards,
David Chamberlin
Upcoming events

The BYU Organ Online Training Sessions for Entry-level Organists have been scheduled for the coming season. These webinars are free of charge and available to pianists and organists in any location! 

The presentations will offer a pre-recorded video from 7:00-8:00 pm Mountain Time, with interactive chat with the instructor during the video, followed by a live Question & Answer session until 8:30 pm Mountain Time. Recordings of each class will be available to view for one month following the live presentation.

We hope to see you at many, if not all training sessions!

First session: The Organ Console

Instructor: Dr. Don Cook
October 6, 2022 | 7:00-8:30 pm MT

This session is an introduction to the organ console, including the divisions of the organ and console devices such as thumb pistons and toe studs, expression and crescendo pedals, and other registrational aids. 

Register for The Organ Console Training Session
Change in Date for the
Tabernacle Organ Virtuoso Performance Series
The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square is pleased to announce the remainder of the inaugural season of the Tabernacle Organ Virtuoso Performance Series. Dr. Gabriele Terrone, Organist and Assistant Director of Music at the Cathedral of the Madeleine in Salt Lake City, Utah, will perform on Friday, October 7, 2022 at 7:30 pm in the Salt Lake Tabernacle. On Friday, November 4, 2022 at 7:30 pm, the Series will feature Dr. Andrew Unsworth, Tabernacle Organist. 
These events do not require tickets and are free of charge to the public.

The five accomplished Tabernacle and Temple Square organists, Richard Elliott, Andrew Unsworth, Brian Mathias, Linda Margetts, and Joseph Peeples, plus occasional guest organists, are featured in this online concert stream: 

We Value Your Membership

The chapter appreciates your continued support of its mission to "engage, support, and uplift every organist." If you already have a membership, you may receive an email reminder when it is time to renew it. Your contributions enhance the chapter's ability to sponsor monthly organ events each year. Please reflect on how your associations in the guild have supported and uplifted you, and consider joining or renewing today!. 
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