The committee and members of the Lanarkshire Society of Organists would like to express our sincere thanks to all who contributed and attended our recent cone and Sing at Cadzow Church.
Particular thanks must go to
- John Pitcathley
- Des McLean
- Our soloists Gordon and Seumas
- Scott Kyle from the Cadzow Music Centre
- Rev John Carswell and the Kirk Session at Cadzow
WHEN: Saturday 13th April 2019
WHERE: Cadzow Parish Church, Hamilton
HOW DO I TAKE PART: read on!
Motherwell Diocesan Organist John Pitcathley leads us through Stainer’s Crucifixion story in our 2019 Come and Sing Event.
Please register your interest by completing the online form below with the details we need. We’ll be in touch! And we look forward to singing with you.
Cadzow Parish Church, Hamilton, is home to the Cadzow Music Arts Centre (CMAC). Striving to be a centre of exellence locally and promoting various types of Arts projects. We are delighted to be organising this in partnership with CMAC and look forward to may more events in the future.
PARKING FOR COME & SING
SATURDAY 13TH APRIL
This will be in the closed St Andrew’s church on the corner of Avon St
and Haddow St Post code ML3 7HX.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
A Soldier’s Requiem
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.
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
(on the door)
Tel: 07377 121 891
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.’
Looks an exciting and interesting series
Please do go along if you can.
Mearns Kirk, Newton Mearns, invite applications for the post of Organist & Choir Master/Mistress to play at Sunday worship and other services throughout the year.
We are a warm and welcoming Church with an enthusiastic Choir of 21 who enjoy singing an anthem at the Church services held at 10.15am each Sunday.
The organ is a twin manual pipe organ, Rushworth & Dreaper (rebuilt in 1982). Salary will be on the scale of the Scottish Federation of Organists dependent on qualification, skills and experience.
If you are interested in applying or would like to know more please contact our Minister, Rev Joe Kavanagh on 0141 384 2218 for an informal chat or contact the Church Office (mornings) on 0141 639 6555.
To check out our Church please visit our Church’s website and Church’s Facebook page at: