We would like to welcome you to membership in the Cape Cod and the Islands Chapter of the American Guild of Organists. Consisting of 60-plus musicians throughout the region, the chapter’s annual activities often include a celebrity performance by an outstanding organist, a members recital, a musically-based convocation service, an Annual Meeting devoted to social fellowship, and several other events designed to be of interest and benefit to church musicians. Anyone wishing more information about the chapter may contact  Deborah Gemma at

If you are not yet a member, go onto the website, and on the home page, click on Membership and follow the instructions; please specify Cape Cod and the Islands chapter where it asks for chapter affiliation. If you are already a member, go to, and on the home page under Quick Links, click on Oncard; then on the Oncard page, in the upper tool bar, click on Membership, and follow the instructions for renewal. For questions about membership, please contact our Registrar, Christopher Babcock, at

Click here for the Cape Cod and Islands Chapter Operating Procedures

Click here for the Organist Substitute List

Dean: Deborah Gemma 
Secretary: Charlene Higbe 
Treasurer: Gary Mazzola

Members at Large
Class of 23: Maggie Bossi 
Class of 23: Cheryl Duerr 
Class of 24: Mark Lawlor 
Class of 24: Ed Swiniarski 
Class of 25: Joe Hammer 
Class of 25: Maury A. Castro

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