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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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2015

 

21 May (Thursday)

12:30 - 1:15 pm Third Thursday at Twelve-Thirty - SMSG Church Band, featuring SMSG School Orchestra.

This concert is for the Organ Fund (casework).

30 May (Saturday)

7:30 pm Northampton Male Voice choir - Sing in Celebration 75th Anniversary Concert

Guest soloists:
James Jarvis (cello) and Helen Rouse (piano)

Admission by programme £12 (concessions £10), accompanied under 16s £1. Vouchers for programmes available in advance from Odells and 01908 568036. Includes interval glass of wine/fruit juice

Fundraising for the Organ Fund (casework).

6 June (Saturday)

7:30 pm Polymnia - Summer Delights

Choral music, part songs and traditional music from the British Isles and beyond (including George Gershwin's Summertime)

John Byron (Director), Anna Le Hair (Piano)

Admission by programme £10 (under 18s free). Vouchers for programmes avaiable in advance from Odells and www.polymnia.org.uk and 01908 665178

Fundraising for the Organ Fund (casework).

This event is part of StonyLive.

7 June (Sunday)

2:00 pm - 6:00 pm Cream Teas followed by the Millbrook Ensemble for the Organ Fund (casework).

Mozart Divertimento Ė Piano Trio in Bb k. 254
Franck Sonata for Violin and Piano in A
Mendelssohn Piano Trio in d minor Op. 49

Fundraising for the Organ Fund (casework)

This event is part of StonyLive.

10 June (Wednesday)

6:30 pm SMSG Church handbells concert followed at
7:30 pm by SMSG Church band concert - both concerts are for the Restoration Fund.

These events are part of StonyLive.

18 June (Thursday)

12:30 - 1:15 pm Third Thursday at Twelve-Thirty - Primary Pupils' Performance.

This concert is for the Organ Fund (casework).

20 June (Saturday)

10:00 am - 1:00 pm Pipe Organ Open morning - come to see the restoration work in progress on the Willis pipe organ and chat to the organ builders while you enjoy delicious tea, coffee and cakes. View the exhibition about the restoration work.

Fundraising for the Organ Fund (casework).

20 June (Saturday)

7:30 pm Songs for a Summer Evening with U3A Choir Concert

Guest Soloist – Ralph Mazzone

Entry by programme £1

30 June (Tuesday)

7:30 pm Vivant Concert - Clive and Mark play melodeon and violin.

Admission free, voluntary collection at the end.

This concert is for the Restoration Fund.

11 July (Saturday)

5:00 pm MK Chorale early evening Summer concert - Songs of Summer.

Conductor: Victoria Ely

A delightful collection of love songs and piano duets for summer.

Brahms Liebeslieder Waltzes
Seiber Yugoslav Folk songs
Parry Love is a Sickness; O Love, they wrong me much
Gjeilo Ubi Caritas
Lauridsen Dirait-on
Brahms Piano Duets

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).

22 August (Saturday)

time tbc Emma Davies and friends concert.

This concert is for Emma's choir trip to New York in 2016.

31 August (Monday)

2:00 - 6:00 pm Cream Teas and Music by Voice Versa (4:30 pm concert).

This concert is for the Organ Fund (casework).

11 - 13 September (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)

Willis Pipe Organ Festival

Relaunch recitals, concerts and events celebrating the restoration of the Willis Pipe organ.

Part of Heritage Open Days weekend.

Details to follow - see Willis Pipe Organ Festival 2015

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).

20 September (Sunday)

9:30 am Eucharist and Re-dedication of the Willis Pipe Organ - with Bishop Jonathan.

26 September (Saturday)

10:00 - 1:00 pm Choral Workshop in preparation for the Come and Sing Day - a chance to learn some of the notes and sight singing skills - details to follow.

This event is for the Organ Fund (casework).

26 September (Saturday)

7:30 pm The New English Singers - directed by Adrian Boynton, with guest soloists.

This event 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.

18 October (Saturday)

3:00 pm Autumn Concert by the Parish Singers and friends, SMSG Church Band, SMSG handbell ringers, SMSG Junior School Orchestra and Choir.

Free event, with refreshments and retiring collection for the Organ Fund (casework).

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).

This event is for the Organ Fund (casework).

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).

21 November (Saturday)

7:45 pm MK Sinfonia concert with the Willis organ

Saint-SaŽns Symphony No 3 in C, Op 78. Organ Symphony

Poulenc Organ Concerto

Further details to be confirmed.

This concert is supporting 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.

12 December (Saturday)

3:00 pm MK Youth Choir Christmas Concert supporting MKYC funds, with refreshments for the Organ Fund.

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)