A new virtual “at home” recital from Derek Burns

A message from the Maestro himself “After a 2-year hiatus I’ve decided to resurrect my little YouTube channel; the aim really is to encourage myself to learn some new as well as challenging repertoire, therefore, I plan to upload on a more frequent basis going forward as I know there are a few people (95)Continue reading “A new virtual “at home” recital from Derek Burns”

LSO Conference 13th & 14th May 2022

This video contains highlights of performances from Scottish Federation of Organists Annual Conference, organised by the Lanarkshire Society of Organists. The conference took place on the 13th and 14th May 2022 and the venue was St Mary’s Episcopal Church at 4 Auchingramont Road, Hamilton. The performers are John Kitchen, Maureen Todd and David Hamilton.

Easter Virtual Choirs – from Giffnock and Bellshill

David Fisher, our secretary, is organist of Orchardhill Church in Giffnock. During the many lockdowns of COVID 19, he was able to undertake an isolation recording with his Church choir for last Easter (2021). They are now able to sing the full cantata on Palm Sunday 2022! Isnt it just wonderful to be back singingContinue reading “Easter Virtual Choirs – from Giffnock and Bellshill”

Organist – St Michael’s Parish Church, Linlithgow

We are looking for an experienced and appropriately qualified Organist to play at our services, support our choir and work in partnership with our Director of Music to enhance our worship through organ and piano music. The post may also suit a retired professional musician. The church sanctuary is equipped with a Willis organ (1912)Continue reading “Organist – St Michael’s Parish Church, Linlithgow”

A Christmas Organ Recital

Hello members and friends of the Lanarkshire Society of Organists First of all we wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year Our friends at the Coventry & Warwickshire Organists’ Assoc hosted a virtual composite recital. They have shared their recital with us to enjoy since we too can’t meet in person.Continue reading “A Christmas Organ Recital”

Organist required for Polmont Old Church

POLMONT OLD PARISH CHURCH WE HERE AT OUR LOVELY OLD KIRK IN POLMONT (JUST OFF THE M9 MOTORWAY) LIKE SINGING SO WE ARE LOOKING FOR AN ENTHUSIASTIC ORGANIST (AGE UNIMPORTANT) TO LIFT AND LEAD OUR SUNDAY WORSHIP – THROUGH OUR GOOD PIPE ORGAN (INGRAM 2 MANUAL, PNEUMATIC), KEYBOARD AND PIANO, AND OUR KEEN SINGERS (SMALLContinue reading “Organist required for Polmont Old Church”

Special General Meeting Saturday 18th September 2021

ALL MEMBERS OF THE LSO Everything is set for our Special General Meeting this Saturday the 18th September 2021 in CADZOW PARISH CHURCH, HAMILTON at 2pm. I hope as many of you as possible will be able to attend as this could turn out to be a very important meeting for the Lanarkshire Society ofContinue reading “Special General Meeting Saturday 18th September 2021”

Members online activities

Hi folks We hope that you are all keeping safe and well during this time We thought it’d be nice to share some of the activities three of our members have been doing during lockdown and the continuing restrictions us Organists find ourselves in. Alan, our treasurer, has been entertaining the folks connected with BellshillContinue reading “Members online activities”