Events

 

Saturday 7th May 2022 – Visit to St Peter and St Paul RC Church and Lincoln Cathedral
Meet at 2.30pm at Church of St Peter and St Paul, Skellingthorpe Road, Lincoln LN6 7RB. Opportunity for members to play the Nigel Church Organ 2.30- 4pm. This organ was installed in May 2016 to mark the 50th anniversary of the church’s opening. It was originally in Hucknall, then Sedburgh School. David Butterworth recommended the purchase of this instrument and was one of several celebrity organists to give a recital that year.

5.30pm Attend Choral Evensong at Lincoln Cathedral, Priory Gate, Lincoln LN2 1PL. 6.15-7.15pm Opportunity for members to meet Colin Walsh and play the Cathedral Organ. Colin Walsh, a guest speaker at our annual dinner in 2019 described this instrument as ”The mighty Willis” This fine 4 manual organ, built by “Father” Henry Willis was built in 1898 and restored by Harrison and Harrison in 1998.

 

Saturday 21st May – Visit to Kirk Langley and Shirley
Visit to 2 organs, recently restored assisted by grants given by the DDOA from the Edmund Stowe legacy.

10.30 -12pm – St Michael’s Church, Kirk Langley, DE6 4NG

1.30pm – St Michael’s Church, Shirley, DE6 4AS

Saturday 3rd September – Derby Cathedral
Derby Organ Day, Derby Cathedral. Further details later.

 

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