Christian Bischof


Welcome to the website of the Southwest Michigan Chapter of the American Guild of Organists!  Our chapter serves organists, choir directors, and organ enthusiasts in Kalamazoo, Portage, Battle Creek, Marshall, Coldwater, Schoolcraft, Centreville, Three Rivers, Sturgis, St. Joseph, Berrien Springs, South Haven, Paw Paw, Mattawan, and Richland.  We are very grateful that you have chosen to visit our website and sincerely hope that you will find joy and inspiration in its contents.  

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This year's first meeting will take place on Friday evening, 30 September, 2016 at St. Augustine Cathedral, Kalamazoo and is a catered dinner followed by a recital by German rising start Christian Bischof.  The dinner will take place in the North Meeting Room of the Cathedral's Fr. Crowley Center and the recital will take place in the Cathedral Church proper.

5.00pm: fellowship and conversation

5.30pm: dinner by Maggies

  Spring Salad (mized greens, strawberries, sunflower seeds, raspberry vinaigrette)

  Chicken Piccata

  Stuffed shells and manacotti (vegetarian)

  Wild Rice

  Green Beans Alamandine

  Dinner Rolls

  Iced Tea and Lemonade

  Assorted sweets tray

7.oopm: recital by Christian Bischof

Dinner reservations are due to Carl Doubleday by Friday, 23 September, 2016, 5pm and are $20 payable to Southwest Michigan Chapter AGO.

We hope to see you there!