Ashton-under-Lyne: United Reformed Church
There will be a recital on Sunday 7th July at 3.00 p.m. by Hans Uwe Heilscher (Organist of the Marktkirche, Wiesbaden). Admission free; retiring collection.
Hans gave a excellent and varied recital at Bolton Parish Church some years ago, and this event can be well-recommended.
Recitals on Wednesdays at 1.00 p.m.
Bolton Parish Church
Lunchtime recitals on Tuesdays from the week after Easter to end of July
Further details to follow
Saturday morning recitals at 11.00 am - admission £6 (concessions £4)
Spring and summer 2019 - details toi follow
See also vacancies at the foot of this page
Bury Parish Church
Lunchtime concerts every Friday at 12.30 commencing January 11th
A variety of instrumental or vocal soloists and instrumental ensembles
Light lunches (soup & sandwiches) available in the Blackburne Hall from 11.30
Thursdays at 1.05 p.m. every week (unless Christmas Day falls on a Thursday!)
Organ recitals by resident or visiting organists.
Regular recitals: Thursdays at 1.00 - guest recitalists
Huddersfield Town Hall Mondays at 1.00 p.m. - admission £5
January 7th and 21st: Gordon Stewart
(further dates to follow)
Recitals on Fridays at 12.30 p.m.
Manchester City Centre: St Ann's Church
Tuesdays at 1.00 p.m. from 15th January
Organ recitals by Simon Passmore (Director of Music) and invited guest recitalists.
Rochdale Town Hall
Saturdays at Noon
Recitals on the celebrated four-manual J.J.Binns organ
(Arranged by the Oldham, Rochdale & Tameside Organists' Association)
March 9th 2019 Jeffrey Ramsdale (Worsley)
A history of "The Organs of Bolton Parish Church" (by our web-master) was published in 2015 and was very favourably reviewed in the Organ Club magazine. It is
available at Association meetings and recitals at Bolton Parish Church for £3.50. (or £4.75 including postage from the webmaster: phone or email for details)
The Scott Brothers Duo have re-mastered a number of their you-tube clips and put them on DVD. Organ solos, organ & piano, piano duets, piano & harmonium and harmonium solo.
Music by Albeniz, J S Bach, Beethoven, Debussy, Guilmant, Liszt, Rossini and Saint-Saens.
Organs featured: The Bridgewater Hall (Manchester), Albion U.R.C. (Ashton-under-Lyne) and Bolton Parish Church.
Price £9.99 - see www.scottbrothersduo.com for further information
Bolton Parish Church
This town centre church with a fine choral tradition and cathedral style repertoire is offering a small number of Choral Scholarships aimed at school age pupils (male or female) ideally in years 10 to 13, to the value of £500 per annum.
A Senior Organ Scholar and a Junior Organ Scholar have now been appointed.
For details of these, write to the Director of Music, c/o Bolton Parish Church Office, Silverwell Street, Bolton BL1 1PS, or send email to firstname.lastname@example.org