Welcome to the Omaha Chapter of the American Guild of Organists


We are glad you visited our website! The Omaha Chapter exists to carry out the mission of the American Guild of Organists in our area. The mission statement of our national organization is as follows:

The mission of the American Guild of Organists is to enrich lives through organ and choral music.

To achieve this, we:

  • Encourage excellence in the performance of organ and choral music;
  • Inspire, educate, and offer certification for organists and choral conductors;
  • Provide networking, fellowship, and mutual support;
  • Nurture future generations of organists;
  • Promote the organ in its historic and evolving roles; and
  • Engage wider audiences with organ and choral music.

The Omaha Chapter provides opportunity for scholarship, education, performance, fellowship, networking and much more!

We hope that you find this website a useful resource. Please contact us if you have any questions.


Omaha AGO Board Members (2016/17)

Dean ——————————– J Gordon Christensen, AAGO

Sub-Dean ————————- Marie Rubis Bauer

Secretary ————————– Gregory Johnson

Treasurer ————————– Gina Simpson

Immediate Past Dean ——— David Schack


Julie Sandene (2014/15 – 2016/17)

Claire Eason (2015/16 – 2017/18)

Jean Johnson (2016/17 – 2018/19)


Committee Chairs

Education (AGO Certification) — Sally Hodges

Chapter Historian ——————- Claire Eason

Organ Historian ———————- David McCain

Membership ————————— Julie Sandene

Membership Directory ————- Gina Simpson

Professional Concerns ————- Jerry Brabec

Programming (2016-17) ———– Marie Rubis Bauer

Publicity ——————————— J Gordon Christensen

Referrals ——————————– Julie Sandene

Webmaster —————————- Mayumi Naramura

Windchest Editor ——————– Rosemary Paul