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October 28, 2012

Bronxville Organ Crawl and Hymn/Choir Festival

Hosted by Christopher Wells (Christ Church),

John Strybos (St. Joseph’s Church),

Mark Peterson (Reformed Church),

Jason Thoms and Deb Reiss (Concordia College)



  Christopher Wells and Vaughn Mauren at Christ Episcopal Church

Josh Hall (oboist) and John Strybos at St Joseph's


Warning at St Joseph's

Mark Peterson at The Reformed Church

Deborah Reiss at Concordia College


Jason Thoms at Concordia College

Westchester, N.Y.October 28: chapter members joined an organ crawl in Bronxville that made vitist to four instruments. They met at Concordia College in Bronxville and boarded a bus to Christ Church, where hosts Christopher Wells and Vaughn Mauren demonstrated the church's 2009 Casavant. At St. Joseph’s Church, host John Strybos, assisted by oboist Josh Hall, demonstrated the 1988 Moller which has voicing and additions by Steuart Goodwin (2001). Then it was on to the Reformed Church, where host Mark Peterson demonstrated the 1957 Schantz (tonal revisions by Mann & Trupiano and console by Harris Precision Products). Members then returned to Concordia College for a hymn festival conducted by Jason Thoms, with Deb Reiss accompanying on the Jaeckel organ. A reception and light refreshments followed.

– Kevin Walsh, Dean

As published in the May 2013 issue of The American Organist



Photos: Courtesty of Kevin Walsh

Last updated:April 25, 2013