Rochdale MUSIC Society

JUNE 2022
Looking ahead to some splendid music-making in Rochdale Borough.


for our Autumn Series concerts in St. Michael's Church, Bamford: 

Indivdual tickets can be reserved in advance by telephoning Graham on 01706 642139  between 10.00am and 8.00pm on any weekday except Wednesday. Pleased try to avoid weekends.  You can also use our email service: info@rochdalemusicsocietyorg. Reserved tickets should be paid for in cash or by card at the door before 7.15pm, if possible.

for the Spring Series of concerts in Heywood Civic Centre  should be sought by visiting  the newly rebranded Link4Life. 

CONCERTS 2022 - 2023.


Four concerts in HEYWOOD CIVIC CENTRE, LCl. Stephen Shaw  MC Way, Heywood OL10 1LW   
   *Rochdale Music Society reserves the right to make any necessary changes to its advertised programmes

Saturday, 11 March  - The Pleyel Ensemble 
     Clarinet Quartet   Mozart
Madrigals for Violin and Viola   Martinu
     Clarinet Quintet   Brahms

Saturday, 22 April -  Patrick Hemmerlé Piano
Nun komm der Heiden Heiland   Bach
Fantasia BWV 906   Bach
Twelve Etudes Op. 25   Chopin
Iberia Book 1   Albeniz 
Venezia e Napoli  


Saturday, 13 May - Clare Hammond - Piano

       Etudes   Hèlène de Montgeroult
       Scherzo No. 2 in C minor   Clara Schumann
       Sonata Pathétique   Beethoven
       Miroirs   Ravel

Saturday, 24 June - Prince Bishop's Brass

        Fanfare  le Peri    Dukas
         Dance of Terpsichore   Praetorius
         Prelude and Fugue   Bach
         Canzona a 4   Gabrieli
         Quintet   Awald
         Overture to The Marriage of Figaro   Mozart
         Music Hall Suite    Horowitz
         Pavane   Fauré
         4 Episodes from West Side Story  Bernstein


Adult  £15    Over 65s   £13.50    Student  £5    Child £1

*There are concessions for carers, the unemployed and others.  Ask about them when booking.

*There are also reductions when you buy more than one ticket.  Ask about them when booking.

SPRING SERIES TICKETS may be purchased in advance by visiting the Box Office at Middleton Arena or telephoning 0300 303 8633 for print at home (with 5% booking charge).

COMMITTEE The Society is run by a committee made up of Trustees. The present trustees are:

CHAIRMAN Shirley Mitchell BA, MEd.   
Graham Marshall     
HON SECRETARY   Gill Dyson                   
HON TREASURER  Allan Franklin


Garth Redford   Aileen Mallinder   
Jayne Smith      Chris Pearson          

PHOTOGRAPHER      Allan Franklin

SPONSORSHIP & DONATIONS  The Society is always extremely grateful for donations which will help make it possible to maintain the consistently high standards for which it is known. As a registered charity, it can recover tax on donations of any amount - with no minimum - from both individuals and corporate donors who are UK tax-payers and who sign a simple Gift Aid Declaration.

For further information please contact the Treasurer, Allan Franklin, on  01706 848769. The Society gratefully acknowledges the financial support in the form of sponsorship, patronage and grants from the following:                YourTrust (Rochdale Boroughwide Cultural Trust),  Holroyds Precision Tools, Milnrow,   Making Music (The National Federation of Music Societies),        Concert Promoters Network, and Patrons of Rochdale Music Society


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