Events for 2022

Saturday February 26th:       Annual Recital

                                                at Christ Church Uniting, Wayville.

Prof. Greg Crawford AM presents a full recital entitled ‘Diplacusis: Double hearing’, highlighting duplicates of music relevant to Lent sandwiched between two large Fantasias in C minor by Bach (BWV537 & BWV562)

Saturday March 26th:           Organ Crawl in Plympton & Wayville.

We start at 10.30am at All Saints Uniting Church (on the corner of Mooringe Avenue and Marion Road). Other churches to be visited are Church of the Good Shepherd (Clayton Avenue Plympton) later in the morning and Wayville Baptist Church (on the corner of Forest Avenue and Oban Avenue, Black Forest) from 2pm.

Details are subject to any changes necessitated by Covid regulations. Other events will be listed as they are confirmed. To check for any further details about OMSA events, please contact the newsletter editor,  Gillian Collins: click here to send an email

Tuesday June 21st, 7.30pm Visit to St Cuthbert’s Anglican Church, 49 Prospect Road

During this visit members will be able to hear both the church pipe prgan and the small chamber organ (formerly located at St Christopher’s, Kilburn) played separately and also together in an antiphonal Toccata by two of our organ students who serve as churcch organists on alternate Sundays. Both organs will then be open for inspecton and open console. Members are encouraged to bring music, especially any suitable for chamber organ.

Tuesday July 19th, 7.30pm Maylands Church of Christ, 157 Portrush Road

Improvisation workshop with former principal organist of St Peter’s Cathedral, Shirley Gale OAM.

Sunday August 21st, 2.30pm August@St Augustines (From little things….)

An afternoon of Harmonium/Pipe Organ music at St Augustine’s Church, 183 Unley Road, which will showcase pieces written originally for harmonium but now well-known as organ repertoire.

Sunday September 25th, 2.30pm AGM at Immauel Lutheran Church, 139 Archer Street, North Adelaide

There will be a student recital starting at 2.30pm, followed by the business meeting and then an informal time of refreshments.

Saturday October 8th, 1.30-3pm Westbourne Park Uniting Church, 27 Sussex Terrace, Hawthorn

A Baroque organ music workshop/masterclass led by Gina Dutschke, Principal Organists at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Adelaide.

Events for 2021

Saturday February 27th –  Annual Recital and Lunch

Thursday April 22nd – Registration Workshop at Kent Town, with Graham Bell

Saturday May 22nd – Organ Crawl at Mount Barker

Tuesday June 22nd – Evening playing visit to St Stephen’s Lutheran Church, Wakefield St.

Saturday August 14th – Afternoon visit to Richard Larritt’s house organs (booking required)

Sunday September 19th – Afternoon Student recital and OMSA AGM, St David’s, Burnside.

Sunday October 10th 2:30pm – 25th Anniversary concert of the Pogson Organ at Westbourne Park.

Sunday December 5th 2:30pm“Christmas @ Bethlehem”. Come and play, or listen to, a festive and/or seasonal piece or two with fellow members.

For further details about any OMSA events, please contact the newsletter editor,  Gillian Collins: click here to send an email