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Iowa Organ Conference

March 10-12, 2022

"The Sonic Diversity of the Southern German Organ Tradition"

Voxman Music Building
93 E. Burlington St.
Iowa City, IA 52242

This conference will focus on the importance of string tone in organ design in Europe from the Baroque era through the Romantic era.  There will be masterclasses, performances, panel discussions and video presentations.

Guest Artists

Christoph Bossert (HM-Würzburg) *via Zoom
Christophe Mantoux (Conservatoire Régional de Paris)
Martin Sturm (University of Music Franz Liszt Weimar)

Sheet music of those pieces which are in public domain is posted under "Performance repertoire"; see the tab under "Iowa Organ Conference" at left.

A full schedule is found in the Conference Booklet; see the tab under "Iowa Organ Conference" at left.

Panel Presenters

James Higdon, University of Kansas
Nicole Keller, Baldwin-Wallace University
Stephen Price, Ball State University
Damin Spritzer, University of Oklahoma

Prizes will be awarded to the top performing students in the masterclasses.


The conference fee is $20.  Registration will be open through March 7, 2022, though attendees who register after March 2, 2022 may not receive a lunch or program.

Email Gregory Hand, Associate Professor of Organ, with any questions.