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Lutterworth Methodist Church Recital

Saturday 6th May 2017

Thomas Trotter is due to play the opening recital on the newly refurbished organ of Lutterworth Methodist Church. The church were awarded a substantial grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund in 2014 to refurbish their 100 year old Ernest Wadsworth organ. Together with funds raised by the church, the grant enabled the restoration work to go ahead and it has now been completed. Further details of the grant and restoration can be found here.

Hinckley URC 150th Anniversary Recital

Saturday 24th June 2017

Hinckley United Reformed Church are holding a Gala Organ Concert to celebrate 150 years of their historic Holdich Organ. The recitalist will be Paul Hale, the Organist Emeritus of Southwell Minster. The recital will commence at 7pm. Tickets are £7.50 for adults and free for under 18s. The address of the church is The Borough, Hinckley, LE10 1NL.

Music at Leicester Grammar School 2016/2017

The Director of Music at Leicester Grammar School, David Whittle, is now in the fourth year of his five year plan to play the complete organ works of Bach on the Phoenix organ in the main school hall (St Nicholas Hall). Evening recitals last about 75 minutes; lunchtime recitals are about 30 minutes. They are all open to the public, and past recitals in the series have been attended by several members of the association. Please click here for details of the recitals taking place in the 2016/2017 academic year.