Organists Guild Gathers In Wilkes-Barre
Members of the Pennsylvania Northeast Chapter of the American Guild of Organists recently gathered at St. Mary’s Church of the Immaculate Conception in downtown Wilkes-Barre for vespers, dinner, and the installation of chapter officers. The mission of the American Guild of Organists is to foster a thriving community of musicians who share their knowledge and inspire passion for the instrument. Membership is open to all local organists, choir directors, and especially clergy. For information, visit www.agopane.org or call Raphael Micca, dean, at 570-301-9253. Chapter members and friends at the American Guild of Organists Fall Gathering in Wilkes-Barre, first row, from left, are David Hunisch, Anthony Petrone, Glenn Ryman, Brenda Nighbert, and Kay Ten Eyck. Second row: Jay Garcia, Patty Warwick, Duane Dicker, Mark Pall, and Dana Litch. Third row: Ed Loch, secretary; Ed Snitko, treasurer; the Rev. J. Duane Gavitt, the Rev. James Pall, chaplain; Dr. Peter Picerno, and Michael Stretanski.