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Peggy Kelley Reinburg in Recital

Sunday, May 21

St. Benedict’s Church
521 McCosh Dr
Chesapeake, VA 23320
757-543-0561
www.stbenedictsparish.org

The renowned organist and author will play a recital on the 2014 Berghaus instrument, for which she was the consultant during construction.

 

Dedication Concert

Sunday, October 22 at 3:00 P.M.

First United Methodist Church
100 W. Cossitt Ave.
La Grange, IL 60525

708-352-1250
www.fumclg.org

Concert organist Christopher Houlihan will play the dedication concert for the Berghaus/Moeller Opus 8261 which was rebuilt and expanded by Berghaus in 2017. The public is cordially invited to attend. Free admission.

 

SAVE THE DATE!

Sunday, November 12 at 4:00 PM

Save the date for a Celebration of Berghaus’ 50th Anniversary at Grace Lutheran Church in River Forest, Illinois.

 

Bach Cantata Vespers

Sundays
3:00 PM – Lecture;  3:45 – Prelude; 4:00 – Service

Grace Lutheran Church
7300 W Division St
River Forest, IL  60305
708-366-6900
www.bachvespers.org

The 46th Season of Grace’s Bach Cantata Vespers is underway!  Enjoy Bach’s sacred cantatas as part of a worship service, the setting for which they were originally composed.  

 

Current Projects:

First United Methodist Church of La Grange, Illinois – On January 3, we began removal of the existing instrument. Over the next six months, we will refurbish, re-configure and expand the Moller organ, including a refurbished console, solid state upgrade, and tonal additions. Watch the in-progress page for photos.

Grace Lutheran Church, River Forest, Illinois - Maintenance continues as the Berghaus organ is protected during roof and plaster repairs.

Trinity Christian College, Palos Heights, Illinois – We have been engaged to repair the Great chest bearer as well as the slider and mechanical actions.

Trinity Lutheran Church, Crown Point, Indiana – A thorough cleaning of the entire Berghaus instrument is scheduled for summer 2017.

Historic St. Paul’s Memorial United Methodist Church, South Bend, Indiana – A rebuild with tonal additions of the Bennett pipe organ, with expected completion later this Fall.

Trinity Lutheran Church, State Center, Iowa – Refurbishment of the Kilgen organ with a solid state conversion began the week after Easter.

 

Recently Completed:

Church of the Holy Comforter, Kenilworth, Illinois – The complete refurbishment of the Aeolian-Skinner Opus 1455 was completed in the Fall of 2016.

Luther Preparatory School, Watertown, Wisconsin – The new 33-rank Berghaus was dedicated on September 18, 2016.

The Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration, Mishawaka, Indiana – The Clarinet, Fagott, and Vox Humana were thoroughly cleaned, restored, and revoiced in January 2017.