Hong Kong Chapter of the American Guild of Organists



Join us for the fun to explore the “King of Instruments”.

This week-long summer organ day camp is a hands-on introduction to the pipe organ designed for participants aged 13-18.

The camp will include:
–    Daily organ lessons (group of 4) on pipe organs
–    Daily practice time allocated to each participant
–    Workshops on a variety of topics, including an introduction to the mechanism of a pipe organ
–    Visits to area pipe organs
–    Organ concerts
–    Final student recital

The Summer Organ Academy is for you if you …
–    would like to learn to play the organ, “The King of Instruments”
–    want to learn how a pipe organ works
–    have already developed basic keyboard skills
–    want to improve your organ technique
–    want to meet other young people with similar musical interests
–    want to be inspired

Opening Ceremony:
22nd, August 2017, 2:30pm – 4pm
23rd, 24th, 25th, 28th and 29th August 2017 (Time: 9:00am – 4pm)

Final student recital:
29th August 2017, 8:00pm

For registration, please visit this link to the google form.

*Funding was provided by the Centennial Millennium Fund of the New York City Chapter AGO

Choral Conducting Masterclass – 27 May,2017

The Hong Kong Chapter of the American Guild of Organists is organising a Choral Conducting Masterclass. Details are as below:Date: 27th May, 2017 (Saturday)
Time: 11.00am to 1.00pm
Venue: 6/F Chapel, HKSKH Tang Shiu Kin Secondary School (9 Oi Kwan Road, Wanchai)
Speaker: Mr Felix Yeung (Provincial Music Director, Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui; Director of Music, St John’s Cathedral)

The masterclass will provide a platform for conductors from churches or schools to work with a small octet on a simple piece of no more than 5 minutes in duration. Conducting techniques, rehearsal skills and interpretation will be the major topics of discussion.

We are now opening up a quota of 4 conductors for podium time. We also welcome observers to attend the masterclass. Should you be interested in either of these, please fill in the sign-up sheet below.

Pipe Organ Workshop – 27 Apr 2017

Please remember to save your date on Apr 27 for our fun workshop!

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Lecture – A review of his life and work & Demonstration


Direction to Venue





1.Here are pics of two of Blackett’s projects for the rebuilt organ

2. Please click and see the Specification of Taylor & Boody




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Recap Nov 2016: AGO Advent Members’ Concert

Advent members’ Concert was held in All Saint’s Cathedral for AGO members.

These are some of the photos from the event.


Recap (Oct 2016): Dedication Concert and Workshop of Fisk Organ in Opus 149

Members of the AGO Hong Kong Chapter were opened to an opportunity to a dedication concert of Fisk Organ in Opus 149.

The event was co-organized by Sheng Kung Hui Tang Shiu Kin Secondary School.

The organ was built by organ builder Steven Dieck, a representative and  board member of C.B. Fisk in Asia.  The dedication concerts on Oct 1 and Oct 3 were performed by Jennifer Chou, Director of Music at Toorak Uniting Church.  The workshop on Oct 5 was conducted by Steven Dieck.   The event was joined by over 200 local organists and students.



Recap (Jul 2016): Diego Cera Tracker Organ Visit

Members of the AGO Hong Kong Chapter were opened to an opportunity to visit a Diego Cera tracker organ in town as a private event.

Built by Filipino organ builder Diego Cera, the seven-stop tracker organ was installed in 2014. The organ visit commenced with an organ workshop conducted by Europe-trained pipe organ builders Cealwyn S. Tagle, followed by performance by Gary Tong and Elizabeth Hung Wong. The event was joined by over 10 local organists and students.