Baltimore Chapter of the American Guild of Organists
Enriching lives through organ and choral music

About Us


The mission of the American Guild of Organists is to enrich lives through organ and choral music. In order to achieve this mission, its members:

  • Encourage excellence in the performance of organ and choral music

  • Inspire, educate, and offer certification for organists and choral conductors

  • Provide networking, fellowship, and mutual support

  • Nurture future generations of organists

  • Promote the organ in its historic and evolving roles

  • Engage wider audiences with organ and choral music


Mailing Address

American Guild of Organists
Baltimore Chapter
135 Hollow Brook Road
Timonium, MD 21093

Officers and Board



Class of 2020

  • Theo “Ted” S. Davis

  • Tandy “Ted” Dix

  • Donald Fries

Class of 2021

  • Joy Bauer

  • Judith Daffer

  • Kathie Metz

Class of 2022

  • Richard L. Allen

  • Jordan W. Prescott

Executive Board



Rev. Thomas R. Malia

The Pipe and Pedal Newsletter

(Deadline: 1st of each month)

Editor: Kitty Allen

Website and Placements

Director of Placements and Webmaster: Louis R. Gephardt, III