M e m b e r M e e t i n g s
The first half of the meeting is usually reserved for some simple sight-read ensemble.
After the break anyone can perform if they want to. All standards of player welcome. All we require is to treat it as a 'performance' and to have put in a bit of practice in advance.
Vincent Lindsey-Clarke plays a new composition to members
There are the following variations:
Feb: we are usually young by young players for the first half of the evening
May: a guest player in the second half - often a final year student from one of the big music colleges
Aug: something different in the second half such as other types of plucked, fretted instrument, Summer party etc
Nov: a themed evening, usually our 'Composers Night' where all pieces are by the same writer, and no ensemble
There is no meeting in December as it is Christmas. Also, the church does not hire out the centre during Holy Week (Easter) so if this clashes with the March meeting (every 4/5 years) we bring it forward a week