Season’s Programme

2021/22

23rd September at 2.30pm. St. Mary’s Ewell with Jonathan and Sarah Holmes, Father Willis organ and tea.

16th October, 2.30pm. Christ’s Chapel, Dulwich with Southwark and South London Association. A lecture/recital on French baroque Organ Music by Norman Harper at Christ’s Chapel Dulwich.

October 30th, 7.30pm. St. John’s Sidcup with Bexley Association – Celebrity recital with Norman Harper with wine and refreshments.

November 18th, 2.30pm. St. Mary’s Ewell – Simon Gregory presents “An afternoon at the Movies” : Accompanying Silent Films with the organ.

December 7th, 7.30pm. President’s Advent invitation event at Christ’s Chapel, Dulwich, SE21 7AD

January 4th, 7.30pm. Programme of recordings made during 2021 by Christopher Town. Wine and light refreshments.

January 15th. Christian Strover Learn the Organ Scheme. Education Day jointly with Southwark and South London. Anna Lapwood Recital, masterclass and awards to successful applicants to the Christian Strover Scheme and SSLSO scheme, held at St. John’s East Dulwich, SE22 9AT

February 12th, 1.30pm. Composite recitals at St. Edmund’s church, Beckenham BR3 3NP, and 3.30pm at St. George’s church Beckenham BR3 1AX

March: 24th, We start at St James Sussex Gardens at 10.30 a.m. and then progress to St Mathew Bayswater for 1.10 p.m. when Jonathan Holmes will be giving the lunchtime recital on the vintage Walker organ. The full programme will be listed in the Newsletter but the title of the recital is “From Byrd to the Beatles”! Jonathan reports that there are a number of pubs and coffee places nearby where we can take refreshment between the two visits.

April 9th, 2.30pm. Annual General meeting and recital at Bromley Parish Church.

May 7th. Our long-postponed visit to Tonbridge School Chapel has now been arranged for Saturday May 7th at 2.30 p.m. This is a wonderful opportunity to hear and play the superb 4-manual Marcussen organ in the most impressive chapel.

June 4th. Our June meeting on Saturday 4th at 2.30 p.m. will be the much anticipated visit to the “West Wickham Wurlitzer” which will also include two other organs on the same premises.

July 2nd. Summer country organ tour. 10.30am St. Mildred’s, Tenterden, Pub Lunch, 2.00pm St.George’s Benenden, 3.15 pm St. Dunstan’s, Cranbrook.