ATOS News

News about ATOS and the world of Theatre Organ internationally.


Saturday, June 12th 2021

Details about the 2021 Summer Youth Adventure are available now. You can reach them on the Summer Youth Adventure page.

Saturday, June 12th 2021

Thanks to a poster on Facebook, we were alerted that our contact page on the website was broken. Its been replaced with a new page. Feel free to give a try and let us know. We'll respond now -- if everything is working correctly. The direct link is atos.org/reach/us

Sunday, May 9th 2021

Be aware that chapter members have reported receiving "scam" emails that appear to be from other members, or chapter officers, requesting money or payment for services. Whenever in doubt, please contact the individual by phone, or in person, to verify information before you send money. It is unfortunate that all businesses and organizations are vulnerable to these scams.

Thursday, March 11th 2021

Vice-Chairman Tedde Gibson is seeking nominations for the various awards that are presented each year at the annual convention, which will be held virtually this year. Here is the information regarding the various awards, and how to nominate members for them:

Monday, March 1st 2021

REMEMBER CONVENTIONS? THEY’RE COMING BACK!

A Message from the ATOS Board of Directors, and
Convention Planning Coordinator Mike Kinerk

Thursday, February 11th 2021

The American Theatre Organ Society announces its call for nominations to fill three (3) positions on the ATOS Board of Directors for three-year terms (2021-2024).

Tuesday, February 9th 2021

That’s a question I’m hearing more and more, which is very frustrating. To help out with the explanations of what we face, I’ve corralled Journal Editor Mike Bryant to fill in some of the blanks. His contributions are in italics. (He also suggested “Postal Service: Oxymoron?” as the headline: I didn’t take him up on that.)

Saturday, September 19th 2020

American Theatre Organ Society Announces
2020 Awards of Distinction Winners

Sunday, July 26th 2020

Michael Fellenzer, Endowment Chair, announces the endowment fund grants for 2020:

  • Dairyland Chapter, $13,870, Geneva Restoration Phase I
  • Bluegrass Chapter, $15,500, Restoration of Regulators, Trunks and Equalizers, KY Wurlitzer
  • Ironwood Theatre, $2,000, General repair organ

Congratulations to these organizations!

Sunday, July 26th 2020

At their July 24 board meeting, the Board of Directors filled a long-standing vacant board position with Ed Garcia, who was next in line with the number of votes after the recent election. Welcome Ed to the ATOS Board of Directors.