Our 2012 OHS Convention was in Chicago, Illinois - July 8-13, 2012

Information about Hilbus Chapter past organ crawls for the
2012/2013 Season


Click here for the August 2012 "Tracker" newsletter with a review of the June 2012 crawl and pictures!

Our First organ crawl for the 2012-2013 season was on
Saturday, August 25, 2012
TWO OPPOSITES OF ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY

[Thanks to Paul Roeder for arranging this day]

Click here for the September 2012 newsletter with a review and pictures of the August crawl!
10:00 a.m. - Church of St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church
689 Ritchie Highway
Severna Park, Maryland 21146
(410) 647-4884
1984 Wicks Pipe Organ, Opus 5990
2 manual and pedal - 24 ranks
11:30 a.m. - LUNCH - Bill Bateman’s Bistro
566 Ritchie Highway
Severna Park, Maryland 21146

1:30 p.m. - St. Anne’s Episcopal Church
Church Circle (199 Duke of Gloucester Street)
Annapolis, Maryland 21401
(410) 267-9333
Frieberger Orgelbau, 1975
3 manuals and pedal - 49 ranks

Saturday, September 27, 2012 - A Walk Through Winchester

Click here for the October 2012 newsletter with a review and pictures of the September crawl!
11:00 a.m. FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
116 South Loudoun Street
Winchester, Virginia  22601
Austin Organs, Inc.  1957   Opus 2259
3 manual and pedal - 37 ranks

12:30 p.m. Lunch at the UNION JACK PUB
101 North Loudoun Street
Winchester, Virginia 22601

2:00 p.m. FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
141 North Washington Street
Winchester, Virginia 22601
Randall Dyer & Associates - 2006 Opus 87
2 manuals and pedal - 25 ranks

Saturday, October 27, 2012 - Baltimore, Maryland

Thanks to David Storey for organizing this event!

Click here for the November 2012 newsletter with a review and pictures of the October crawl!
10:00 AM:  Carter Memorial Church of God in Christ
745 W Fayette St.,
Baltimore, Md.
1891 Johnson

11:30 AM.  Lunch: "B" (Name of Restaurant)
1501 Bolton St.
Baltimore, Md.

1:15 PM:  St. Peter Claver Catholic Church
1546 N. Fremont Ave.,
Baltimore, Md.
Moller tracker, 14 stops

Saturday, November 17, 2012 - A Day in Georgetown

Click here for the January 2013 newsletter with a review of the November crawl and pictures!
11:00 AM:  St. John's Episcopal Church
3240 O Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20007
2012 Casavant Freres
3 manual and pedal, 33 stops, and 39 ranks

12:30 AM.  Lunch: Martin's Tavern
1264 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20007

2:15 PM:  Georgetown Lutheran Church
1557 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20007
1998 Richard Howell & Co.
2 manuals and pedal - 11 stops, 15 ranks, and mechanical action


No crawl in December - Everyone was enjoying the holidays!

Saturday January 26, 2013 - A Tour of Germantown and Rockville

Click here for the February 2013 newsletter with a review of the January crawl and pictures!
10:00 AM:  Messiah Lutheran Church
13901 Clopper Road
Germantown, Maryland 20874
1991 Flentrop Orgelbouw Organ
2 manual and pedal, 23 ranks, mechanical action

11:15 a.m. - Lunch at Mi Rancho Restaurant
19725 - A Germantown Road
Germantown, Maryland 20872

1:00 p.m. - Christ Episcopal Church
107 South Washington Street
Rockville, Maryland 20850
Reuter Organ Company, Opus 1527
1966/2003 3 Manual and Pedal - 36 ranks - Electro-pnuematic.
Oberlinger Box Organ
2000 1 Manual - 3 ranks - mechanical

 Saturday, February 23, 2013 - A Tour of Frederick, Maryland

Click here for the March 2013 newsletter with a review of the February crawl and pictures!
10:00 AM:  Messiah Lutheran Church
13901 Clopper Road
Germantown, Maryland 20874
1991 Flentrop Orgelbouw Organ
2 manual and pedal, 23 ranks, mechanical action

11:15 a.m. - Lunch at Mi Rancho Restaurant
19725 - A Germantown Road
Germantown, Maryland 20872

1:00 p.m. - Christ Episcopal Church
107 South Washington Street
Rockville, Maryland 20850
Reuter Organ Company, Opus 1527
1966/2003 3 Manual and Pedal - 36 ranks - Electro-pnuematic.
Oberlinger Box Organ
2000 1 Manual - 3 ranks - mechanical

Saturday March 23, 2013 - Two Churches in Fairlington, Virginia

Click here for the April 2013 newsletter with a review of the March crawl and pictures!
10:00 AM:  Fairlington United Methodist Church

3900 King Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22302
1984, Holtkamp Pipe organ
2 manuals and pedal, 27 ranks, mechanical action

11:30 a.m. - Lunch at Atlantis Pizzaria and Family Restaurant (Greek/Italian)
3684 King Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22302

1:00 p.m. - Fairlington Presbyterian Church
3846 King Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22301
2005, Austin Pipe Organ, Opus 2788
2 manuals and pedals, 20 ranks

Saturday, April 13, 2013 - Charlottesville, Virginia

This was a joint crawl with the Northern Virginia AGO Chapter and organized by Hilbus member, Andy Price.
Click here for the May 2013 newsletter with a review of the April crawl and pictures!

11:00 a.m. - Westminster Presbyterian Church

400 Rugby Road
Charlottesville, Virginia
1980, Taylor and Boody Organ Builders, Opus 3
2 manuals and pedal, 23 stops, mechanical action

12:00 noon - Lunch

1:30 p.m. - St. Paul’s Memorial Church

1700 University Avenue
Charlottesville, Virginia
1926 E. M. Skinner, Opus 597
4 manuals and pedal, 40 ranks

3:00 p.m. - Christ Episcopal Church

120 West High Street
Charlottesville, Virginia
1868 E. G. & G. Hook Pipe Organ, Opus 472
2011 Andover Organ Company, Opus R-341
3 manuals and pedal, 39 ranks


Saturday, May 25, 2013, Baltimore, Maryland
A Sample of Hamilton and Parkville

Thanks to Paul Roeder for organizing this crawl!
Click here for the July 2013 newsletter with a review of the May crawl and pictures!

10:00 AM. - St. Dominic's RC Church

5310 Harford Rd.
Baltimore, Md. 21214
2 Manual 1969 M.P. Moller - Opus 10482

11:00 AM Annual Business Meeting, at St. Dominic's RC Church

12:15 PM - Lunch at Jerry D's Restaurant
7808 Harford Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21234
 
1:30 PM - Residence Organ 
2920 Hiss Ave,
Baltimore MD. 21234
86 Ranks, Amalgamation of various builder's instruments from different periods
by Michael Gaffney

Previous years crawl pages can be found by clicking below:

2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009 - not available at this time
2010
2011





Our 2013 OHS Convention was in Vermont from June 25-June 29, 2013

The Hilbus Chapter had a great showing at the OHS 2013 convention in Vermont (arranged by our own Carl Schwartz, after all!) and a great time was had by all!!

Hilbus members at OHS 2013 Convention