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Clark Wilson – August 20, 2022

Clark Wilson at organ console

Theatre Organ Is Back!  The Pittsburgh Area Theatre Organ Society (PATOS) returns after nearly 3 years to present Clark Wilson at the Keystone Oaks Wurlitzer Theatre Pipe Organ on Saturday, August 20, 2022 at 7:30PM. Clark will bring our theatre organ back to life with lively concert selections, plus expert accompaniment to Buster Keaton’s 1924 silent film Sherlock, Jr.

Tickets are $15 for adults. Children and students admitted free. Purchase tickets online:

Clark is a world-renowned organist and an audience favorite who has graced our stage many times before. He is the house organist at the Ohio Theatre in Columbus and was recently a featured artist at the ATOS Annual Convention in July 2022.

This will be an exciting night! Come celebrate the re-boot of the PATOS mission: preserving the art of theatre organ in Pittsburgh.   

The concert will be held in the main auditorium of Keystone Oaks High School, 1000 Kelton Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15216. Free parking off McNeilly Rd. Masking optional.

Tedde Gibson – November 5, 2022

Tedde Gibson

Saturday, November 5, 2022 7:30 PM Keystone Oaks High School (Dormont, PA)

Tedde Gibson returns to Pittsburgh for the first time in four years! Hear the PATOS WurliTzer theatre organ come alive with Gibson’s innovative mix of jazz, gospel, Broadway, and pop stylings, and laugh along with two silent film comedy shorts featuring Harold Lloyd and Fatty Arbuckle. Reflecting on his love of both jazz and sacred music, Tedde says that one of his favorite hymns is Fats Waller’s “Ain’t Misbheavin’.” Don’t miss this rare opportunity to hear one of the country’s most exciting and acclaimed theatre organists!

Admission is $15 in advance, or $20 at the door.  Students are free with ID.

Purchase tickets online via Showclix: