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Events and Concerts Diary

If you would like to offer an event for the organ fund, please do get in touch as soon as possible by completing the contacts form.

If you would like to see a list of past events held for the organ fund, please visit the Fundraising page for more details or click on the year links below:

2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

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Stony Stratford "About my area MK11" events calendar

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2014

 

29 November (Saturday)

10:00 am - 6:00 pm SMSG Christmas Fayre (for disabled access fund) including Golden Spot Tombola for the Organ Fund.

The model railway will be in the church, along with a craft stall, cakes, books, bric a brac and delicious hot and cold refreshments.

During the day SMSG church band and children from 3 local schools will perform.

6 December (Saturday)

7:30 pm Winter Harmony concert by MK Acapella and friends (MK Barbershop Harmony Club)

MK Acapella (Men's Barbershop chorus) - old favourites, popular music & carols
Junction 14 - Ladies Barbershop chorus
Thornton College Chamber Choir - enchanting choral music
Boys of Caroline Chisholm School - some original A Capella singing
Anagram (barbershop quartet) - four ladies singing music in four parts

Programme vouchers 7.50 adults, OAP/U16 5 available in advance from Odells in Stony Stratford / on the door or call box office on 01908 410270.

This event is supporting the Organ Fund

13 December (Saturday)

10:00 am - 12 noon Musical Bite Coffee morning for the Organ Fund.

A Seasonal Sing-along-alorra-songs with Dave King on the ivories and words to all the popular music displayed on the screen – in the Parish Hall. You’ll go home humming the tunes.

Refreshments – mostly Fairtrade

13 December (Saturday)

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Milton Keynes Youth Choir and Youth Chorale Youth Chorale presents its annual Christmas Concert which will be a celebration of festive music, including a selection of wonderful choral pieces as well as a few old favourites and maybe a little audience participation to add to that festive feel – not to be missed!

MK Music Service Proteus Strings group will join us as guests.

The Christmas concert is a huge fund raiser for the Youth Choir as we are entirely self funded and a registered Charity. We are also delighted on this occasion to support SMSG's Pipe Organ with all money raised on the refreshments going to the appeal.

This concert is raising funds for the choir and for the Organ Fund.

14 December (Sunday)

6:30 pm Anticipating Christmas Concert in SMSG School Hall, King George Crescent, MK11 1EF - free parking on playground.

SMSG Church Band and SMSG Church Handbell Ringers play lots of Christmas favourites.

Plenty of delicious refreshments, free to come in (retiring collection for the Organ Fund - casework).

18 December (Thursday)

12:30 - 1:15 pm Third Thursday at Twelve-Thirty - SMSG church handbell ringers play some pre-Christmas favourites.

A new series of Lunchtime Concerts which aim to be relaxed 'drop-in' musical treats for those living and working in and around Stony Stratford. Hot and cold drinks, biscuits and small cakes are available, but everyone is very welcome to bring their sandwiches and enjoy some fun music while eating. These concerts will include items featuring young musicians as part of the programme and we welcome all ages to come and listen.

This concert is for the Organ Fund (casework).

20 December (Saturday)

7:30 pm MK Chorale Christmas Concert return to present another fabulous festive family choral concert. Details to follow.

2015

 

15 January (Thursday)

12:30 - 1:15 pm Third Thursday at Twelve-Thirty - local musicians James Jarvis (cello) and Helen Rouse (piano).

A new series of Lunchtime Concerts which aim to be relaxed 'drop-in' musical treats for those living and working in and around Stony Stratford. Hot and cold drinks, biscuits and small cakes are available, but everyone is very welcome to bring their sandwiches and enjoy some fun music while eating. These concerts will include items featuring young musicians as part of the programme and we welcome all ages to come and listen.

This concert is for the Organ Fund (casework).

17 January (Saturday)

10:00 am - 12 noon Musical Bite Coffee morning for the Organ Fund (casework).

Students of Keylicious Music - piano and vocal arrangements of classical, jazz and modern songs to cheer you through the winter!

Refreshments - mostly Fairtrade.

19 February (Thursday)

12:30 - 1:15 pm Third Thursday at Twelve-Thirty - Kirsty Morris Selley (local instrument and singing teacher) entertains with some of her pupils.

This concert is for the Organ Fund (casework).

21 February (Saturday)

10:00 am - 12 noon Musical Bite Coffee morning for the Organ Fund (casework) . Flavour to be decided.

19 March (Thursday)

12:30 - 1:15 pm Third Thursday at Twelve-Thirty - performers to be confirmed.

This concert is for the Organ Fund (casework).

21 March (Saturday)

10:00 am - 12 noon Musical Bite Coffee morning for the Organ Fund (casework).

A coffee morning with a chance to catch up on the pipe organ history research.

Refreshments - mostly Fairtrade.

16 April (Thursday)

12:30 - 1:15 pm Third Thursday at Twelve-Thirty - performers to be confirmed.

This concert is for the Organ Fund (casework).

21 May (Thursday)

12:30 - 1:15 pm Third Thursday at Twelve-Thirty - performers to be confirmed.

This concert is for the Organ Fund (casework).

30 May (Saturday)

7:30 pm Northampton Male Voice choir sing for the Organ Fund (casework).

Details to follow.

7 June (Sunday)

2:00 pm - 4:15 pm Cream Teas followed by the Millbrook Ensemble for the Organ Fund (casework). This event is part of StonyLive.

Details to follow.

18 June (Thursday)

12:30 - 1:15 pm Third Thursday at Twelve-Thirty - performers to be confirmed.

This concert is for the Organ Fund (casework).

20 June (Saturday)

7:30 pm U3A Choir Concert for the Organ Fund (casework). Details to follow.

16 July (Thursday)

12:30 - 1:15 pm Third Thursday at Twelve-Thirty - performers to be confirmed.

This concert is for the Organ Fund (casework).

20 August (Thursday)

12:30 - 1:15 pm Third Thursday at Twelve-Thirty - performers to be confirmed.

This concert is for the Organ Fund (casework).

11 - 13 September (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)

Relaunch recitals, concerts and events celebrating the restoration of the Willis Pipe organ. Part of Heritage Open Days weekend.

Details to follow.

17 September (Thursday)

12:30 - 1:15 pm Third Thursday at Twelve-Thirty - performers to be confirmed.

This concert is for the Organ Fund (casework).

15 October (Thursday)

12:30 - 1:15 pm Third Thursday at Twelve-Thirty - performers to be confirmed.

This concert is for the Organ Fund (casework).

17 October (Saturday)

10:00 am - 12 noon Musical Bite Coffee morning for the Organ Fund (casework).

Flavour to be decided.

7 November (Saturday)

10:00 am - 5 pm Come and Sing Day for the Organ Fund (casework). Music to be decided (feedback from the 2014 Choral day will help to inform the choice).

19 November (Thursday)

12:30 - 1:15 pm Third Thursday at Twelve-Thirty - performers to be confirmed.

This concert is for the Organ Fund (casework).

28 November (Saturday)

10:00 am - 6:00 pm SMSG Christmas Fayre (for church restoration fund) including Golden Spot Tombola for the Organ Fund. Details tbc.

12 December (Saturday)

10:00 am - 12 noon Musical Bite Coffee morning for the Organ Fund. Flavour to be decided.

17 December (Thursday)

12:30 - 1:15 pm Third Thursday at Twelve-Thirty - performers to be confirmed.

This concert is for the Organ Fund (casework).

2016

 

12 November (Saturday)

Come and Sing Day (Choral Day)

2017

11 November (Saturday)

Come and Sing Day (Choral Day)

2018

 

10 November (Saturday)

Come and Sing Day (Choral Day)