Organist Ron Carter to Accompany Silent Film “Steamboat Bill, Jr.” on February 23

Before the era of sound in movies, theater organists were the unsung heroes who accompanied films with their improvisational skills. The Greater Columbia Chapter of the American Guild of Organists (AGO) invites you to step back in time and experience Buster Keaton’s 1928 silent film comedy classic, “Steamboat Bill, Jr.,” with live accompaniment by theater organist Ron Carter.

Event Details:

  • Date and Time: February 23, 7:00 pm
  • Location: St. David Lutheran Church, 132 St. David’s Church Road, West Columbia

This family-friendly event is open to the public free of charge, with donations accepted for the AGO chapter’s scholarship fund for beginning/developing organists. The American Guild of Organists is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization.

For more information, feel free to call 803-414-0479. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to enjoy a classic silent film with live organ accompaniment!

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