Bromley & Croydon District
Organists' & Choirmasters' Association

Season's Programme 2016/7

17th/21st September 2016

Saturday 17th September The Southwark and South London Society of Organists invite us to join them at St Augustine's Church, One Tree Hill, Honor Oak Park, SE23 3LE, at 2 p.m. when Gilbert Rowland will give a Harpsichord Recital. Wednesday 21st September The Bexley and District Organists' & Choirmasters' Association invite us to join them at All Saints Church, Rectory Lane, Foots Cray, DA14 5AG, at 7.30 p.m. when Douglas Henn-Macrae will be demonstrating the Hauptwerk organ phenomenon

8th October 2016

Visit to Caterham organised by Mr. Ian Verran: 10.45 a.m. St Mary's Church; 12 noon pub lunch; 2 p.m. St John's Church and 3.30 p.m. Caterham United Reformed Church.

12th or 19th November 2016

1. the Lewisham High Street RC Church (St Saviour and St John); a good 3-manual by Gray and Davison. 2. St Stephenbs Lewisham b 2-manual organ by Keith Bance (1980) moved here from Camberwell in 1990. 3. All Saints, Blackheath (following B#340,000 restoration of Hill organ by Harrisons).

13th December 2016

President's Social Supper evening at Emmanuel URC West Wickham, 7 for 7.30.

January 2017

Programme of recordings made by Christopher Town at the home of Peter Sanders. RCO London Organ Forum is on 7th January. It will be looking at light organ music and will take place in bThe Troxyb, Commercial Road, E.1.

February 2017

Mini-tour to Swanley arranged by Peter Sanders

March 4th, 2017

The IAO London Organ Day will be based at the Dutch Church Austin Friars in the City of London - Van Leeuwen / Flentrop organ b super instrument and acoustics b This will look at the music of Bach and his predecessors.

April 2017

Emmanuel United Reformed Church, West Wickham for The President's Recital at 2.30 p.m., followed by Tea and our AGM.

May 20th, 2017

We hope to go to St Dunstanbs Bellingham where the organ b originally from the Chapel Royal - has just been restored. Brian Preston is hoping that Paul Derrett will come to play for us and that other Associations will be invited.

June 24th, 2017

Dinner at Emmanuel URC West Wickham with our regular caterer.

July 2017

Summer Country Organ Tour including Pub Lunch.