Technical Experience

The 7th Annual
Registration EXTENDED extended to Sept. 1, 2016
ATOS Technical Experience

Hosted By
Carlton Smith Pipe Organ Restorations
September 12 - 15, 2016

Indianapolis, Indiana

ATOS is pleased to offer the 7th Annual Technical Experience for participants 18 years of age and older. This year the Technical Experience will be presented again as last year; at the working theatre organ restoration workshop of Carlton Smith Pipe Organ Restorations. There will be several subjects presented over the four days. Among this year’s topics will be relays and switching system for theatre pipe organs. The last day will consist of a field trip to the Hilbert Circle Theatre 3/24 Wurlitzer, and the Warren Performing Arts Center 3/18 Barton.
Carlton Smith, Justin Nimmo, Allen Miller and Dick Wilcox will be the primary instructors, with additional teaching assistance from special guests.
The official hotel is again the Comfort Inn, where we have a special rate of $90/day (single or double) for a king or double, which includes a continental breakfast. When making your reservations ask for group rate “ATOS.” Registration EXTENDED extended to Sept. 1, 2016

Tuition for the experience is $385.00 per person
Space is limited to 15 persons

The Comfort Inn
East 2229 Shadeland Avenue
Indianapolis, IN (317) 359-9999

For more information contact Carlton Smith – (317) 697-0318 – c.smith(at), or Bob Evans – CorkysDad1(at)

Registration EXTENDED extended to Sept. 1, 2016

The ATOS Technical experience is a one-week seminar that provides hands-on training for anyone interested in the technical aspects of the theatre organ. The experience covers a variety of subjects ranging from moving about an organ chamber, care of pipes, tuning, blower control, winding fundamentals, chest restoration and much more.