Rededication Concert

Sunday, April 23 at 4:00 PM

Church of the Holy Comforter
222 Kenilworth Ave
Kenilworth, IL 60043

Derek Nickels, Director of Music, will play the Aeolian-Skinner Opus 1455 that was refurbished by Berghaus in 2016. Music by Bach,Callahan, Dupré, Howells, Lafford and Mendelssohn. Free.


Peggy Kelley Reinburg in Recital

Sunday, May 21

St. Benedict’s Church
521 McCosh Dr
Chesapeake, VA 23320

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



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

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

Grace Lutheran Church
7300 W Division St
River Forest, IL  60305

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.

Queen of All Saints Basilica, Chicago, Illinois – We are protecting the Berghaus pipe organ during stained glass window repair.

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.


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.