EVENT: ‘A War to End Wars?’

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To mark the Centenary of the ending of World War I, Motherwell Diocesan Choir will present a service entitled A War To End Wars in The Cathedral, Motherwell on Friday 16 November at 7:30. This will be a reflection in music and the spoken word and the programme will include the Requiem by Gabriel Fauré, together with a selection of 1st World War music and poetry. Admission is free and all are invited to participate in this event in thanksgiving for those who gave their lives for our freedom

 

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AGM reminder

AGM of LANARKSHIRE SOCIETY OF ORGANISTS

2.30pm – 4.30pm

October 27, 2018

St John’s Church of Scotland, 14 Duke Street, Hamilton, ML3 7DT

All members of the Lanarkshire Society are urged to attend this meeting on Saturday 27th October.  Minutes and agenda have already been circulated.  If you need a copy please contact Anne Maguire – email annekmaguire@outlook.com or phone 01698 283805

To be able to participate please make sure your subs are received before the meeting begins.  You can pay your subs direct to the bank account of the LSO or in person on Saturday.

Armistice Day Concert

ASM
World Première
A Soldier’s Requiem
Julian Hodgson

 The Choir of The Academy of Sacred Music
will be performing the world première of a new work,
A Soldier’s Requiem, by Julian Hodgson,
written for the centenary of The First World War.

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The performance will be conducted by the Composer and will feature
a selection of other works which capture the horror, bravery, sacrifice
and sympathy inspired by The Great War amongst some of our
most celebrated poets and composers, including:
They are at rest (Elgar);
Funeral Ikos (Tavener);
Lead Kindly Light (Goodall);
The Road Not Taken (Thompson);
Songs of Farewell (Parry);
& pieces by Hodgson, Daley, Harris, Jenkins and Nardone.

Bothwell Parish Church
11th November 2018
(7.30p.m.)

Tickets: £7.00
(on the door)
info@aosm.org.uk
Tel: 07377 121 891

Recitals St Aloysius Church by David Hamilton

David Hamilton one of the LSO members is doing the complete organ works of Franck on Wednesdays 17, 24 & 31 October at 7pm in St Aloysius Church, Glasgow.

 

Details are below on each link.

 

‘This special series of three organ recitals will see renowned musician David Hamilton perform the complete organ works of César Franck, performed on an instrument built in the style of Aristide Cavaillé-Coll, the great 19th-century French organ builder. These recitals are supported by Alliance Française de Glasgow.’

 

https://www.rcs.ac.uk/boxoffice-event/eventid/143806-Exchange-Talk-+-:-Focus-on-Organ-No.1/

 

https://www.rcs.ac.uk/boxoffice-event/eventid/143010-Exchange-Talk-+-:-Focus-on-Organ-No.2/

 

https://www.rcs.ac.uk/boxoffice-event/eventid/143808-Exchange-Talk-+-:-Focus-on-Organ-No.3/

 

Looks an exciting and interesting series

 

Please do go along if you can.

SONGS OF PRAISE – ANNOUNCEMENT

** Urgent Announcement **

Due to the current weather and uncertainty about it clearing over the weekend we have reluctantly decided to postpone our Songs of Praise due this Sunday evening at Dalziel St Andrews Church.

We will let folks know the revised date, as soon as it is arranged. It will still focus on Week of prayer and support financially St Andrews Hospice.

Please accept our apologies. We hope you understand.

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Thank you.