The Incorporated Association of Organists (IAO) supports Local Organ Associations (LOAs). It is a charity that provides support, education and training for organists and organ enthusiasts as well as choral trainers. The IAO has 5,000 members worldwide, supports 80 LOA’s and produces a quarterly magazine, ‘The Organists’ Review’.
There is an excellent network of Organ Associations across the UK. They offer local support, events, recitals and resources. Go to the association page on the IAO website where there are links to individual sites and contact details, or follow the relevant links below. Many of the local associations can be followed on Facebook, Twitter and other social media.
Aberdeen & District Organists’ Association
Dorset Organists Association
Isle of Wight Organists Association
Sheffield Organists Association
Shrewsbury Organists Association
Ulster Society of Organists and Choirmasters