The Scottish Federation of Organists




Glasgow Society of Organists - Saturday 6th March 2021, 2.00 pm

An line meeting featuring a talk by Dr Anthony Hammond on the life of Leonce de Saint-Martin, composer and organist at Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, from 1937 until his death in 1954.  Dr Hammond is Director of Music at St John the Evangelist Edinburgh.

Please join by clicking on https://youtu.be/tvAD-UYAy9c

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Edinburgh Society of Organists - Saturday 13th March 2021, 3.00 pm

Dr Nicola MacRae, formerly Honorary Secretary of the ESO, will give an on-line presentation on her recent research into the History of the ESO.  ESO members and non-members alike are welcome to log into this event - please ask secretaryeso@outlook.com for the link.

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Baroque Improvisation weekend - Saturday and Sunday 20th and 21st March 2021

This on-line weekend event led by Richard Michael BEM.

A demonstration of what will happen is available at https://youtu.be/4BjZlPDWi3I

and information and booking are available at richardmichaelsjazzschool.com  and click on "Baroque Improvisation"

Note that the on-line attendance is limited to 25 in order that everyone can be seen on computer screen so do book early to ensure a place.

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Aberdeen & District Organists Association - Friday 26th March 2021

John Horton will give an organ recital on-line.  Please contact secretary@aberdeenorganists.com for the link.

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Royal College of Organists (RCO) - Sunday 18th April, 2021 to Saturday 24th April, 2021

The RCO is hosting the first RCO International Organ Week from April 18th to 24th.  An online event this year, it is proposed to have a one-hour magazine programme with a different theme each day and the Monday broadcast has been offered to the IAO.  In the mix it is planned to have one or two short video presentations by local organistsí associations showcasing what they do (or what they do in normal times!).

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Aberdeen & District Organists Association - Monday 17th May 2021, 7.00 pm

Annual General Meeting to be held on-line, details to follow.

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Edinburgh Society of Organists - Saturday 22nd May 2021, 11.00 am

The ESO Annual General meeting on-line - arrangements will be made nearer the time.  Members should please ask secretaryeso@outlook.com for the link.

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