We are saddened to report that Janet Barton died on December 9th. She was for very many years the society’s concert secretary and played a large part in maintaining our high performance standards. Her job included suggesting artists to engage, contacting them and making detailed arrangements, and ensuring that everything was in place on the […]
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It was a joy for me to sit in the audience and to hear the Malmesbury Abbey Organ away from the organ stool! It must have been a challenge for Daniel Cook to play a 2 manual organ, when he is used to the 4 manuals of the Westminster Abbey Organ. However the Malmesbury Organ […]
On October 29th Daniel Cook, sub-Organist at Westminster Abbey, is performing on the famous Johnson organ of Malmesbury Abbey. The organ recital is always one of the highlights of the MAMS season as distinguished organists have enjoyed playing this fine instrument. Daniel Cook promises to maintain the high standard. He has produced a varied programme […]
The Oriel Singers have confirmed the final programme for their forthcoming concert in Malmesbury Abbey. Entitled A Madrigal Odyssey it is a fascinating mixture of well-known Elizabethan madrigals (such as Sweet Suffolk Owl and Fair Phyllis), European pieces from the same period (including Monteverdi), songs by those who kept the tradition going (such as Pearsall) and contributions from more […]
This organ recital will start at 3pm. Entry is free to all. It will be financed from an organ fund made possible by a generous donation by the Rycroft family. The Rycroft Organ Fund allows us to put on regular free organ recitals in the Abbey. We hope you will be able to take advantage […]
It was great to have such a full audience at our inaugural concert of the 2016 season. The concert was generously sponsored by Caroline Pym and her son Hugh in memory of her late husband Dr Michael Pym. Dr Pym was a well regarded GP in Malmesbury and he was one of the founding members […]
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