The Southern Indiana chapter of the American Guild of Organists had the annual fall picnic at my home following a "organcrawl" in Seymour, Indiana where organs by Casavant, Moller & Hinners were played.

Ron Prologer, Organist of Immanual Lutheran, Seymour, Indiana giving a history of the pipe organ

David K. Lamb, Joshua Roberts, Judith Miller, Theresa Pope, Gary Pope, Judy Diekhoff, and Theresa Bauer at Immanual Lutheran.

Judy Diekhoff, Gary Pope, Bradley McClain & Trevor Dodd with Bernadette Wagner at the console at Immanual Lutheran.

Immanual Lutheran (Casavant): organ details:

Theresa Bauer, Dean of the Southern Indiana Chapter, American Guild of Organists.

St. Ambrose Catholic Church, (Hinners), Seymour, Indiana.

Mary Vessels, Judy Diekhoff, Judith Miller, Joshua Roberts, Trevor Dodd & Bernadette Wagner at the console (Hinners).

Trevor Dodd inspecting the blower on the Hinners at St. Ambrose.

Joshua Roberts & Theresa Bauer.

Ed Bruenjes performing an emergency tuning on the Moller at Trinity United Methodist in Seymour.

Being lulled to sleep by my playing the Moller.

Judy Diekhoff at the Moller console at Trinity United Methodist, with Brad McClain & Joshua Roberts.

Myself with David Lamb, demonstrating the new Montre 16' pedal rank.

Myself at the Holtkamp console.

Trevor Dodd.

Ed Bruenjes at the Holtkamp console.

A photo of the Reuter opus 412 ranks.

Mary Vessels at the piano (what a JOY to hear Mary play!!!!), also shown is Judith Miller & in the background is Bernadette Wagner.

Judith Miller at the Hammond M3, with Judy Diekhoff & Theresa Pope.

Judith Miller at the Hammond M3.

Jacob Creel at the Austin opus 500 console which is awaiting restoration.

Trevor Dodd, John Clark, Brad McClain, Jacob Creel & Bernadette Wagner at the Carnival at Oktoberfest, Seymour, Indiana.

Hymn time on the organ & piano. Bernadette at the Holtkamp console, Brad & at times Trevor at the Steinway & Jacob at the Reuter console upstairs playing hymns together!

Jacob at the upstairs Reuter console while Bernadette & Brad were at the downstairs keyboards.

Note the pipe on the chest..that is the Austin Tenor c pipe for a Celeste rank that will go in as the Celeste rank for the Reuter opus 822's Salicional.

Taking a break from playing hymns.

Playing SquirrelBall.

Bernadette, Jacob, John, Trevor, myself & Brad headed to town for brunch!

Oktoberfest 2009 was a fantastic event and hope to see you all again there next year!!!!!

On FACEBOOK as well, email me to get connected!.

PREVIOUS blog postings WITH photographs at:

Early Fall 2009 blog updates - Installation of the Montre 16'.

Summer 2009 blog updates

Austin Opus 500 console / June 2009 blog updates

April-May 2009 blog updates

March 2009 blog updates

January 1 thru February 28, 2009 blog updates

September 2008 - December 31, 2008 blog updates, final remarks for 2008.

July20 - September 2008 blog updates, including information on the clarinet rank.

July1 - 18 2008 blog updates, includes a visit to Georgia, and TEMPORARY placement of the Austin Armory Trumpet (now removed and in storage).

June, 2008 blog updates, including photos of the newly installed opus 412 pipes.

May 6 thru May 31, 2008 blog updates, including photos and historical information on the Austin Atlanta Armory Trumpet

January thru May 5th 2008 blog updates.

2004 thru 2007 blogs.

Return to mainpage