Rochdale MUSIC Society

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

TICKETS AND BOOKING INFORMATION for all our upcoming concerts can be found by visiting  the newly rebranded Link4Life. 

It is with great sadness that we record the sudden death on December 12th 2021 of David Woonton (centre of photograph), an ardent  supporter of Rochdale Music Society for many years and our Treasurer in recent times. David's contribution to the work of the Society cannot be overstated. He will be sorely missed. 

His Funeral Service will be held at 12.00noon on Tuesday, January 25th in the parish church of St.Michael and All Angels, St. Michael's Avenue, Bramhall, Stockport SK7 2PG. All are welcome to attend.

We offer our sincere condolences to his partner, Debbie, and her family.

CONCERT SERIES 2021 - 2022

Next Concert:  Saturday 5 March 2022



HAYDN            Variations in F minor Heb/XVI:6
CHOPIN           Nocturne in E major Op. 62 No. 2
CHOPIN           Polonaise-Fantasie
DEBUSSY        Suite Bergamasque
RACHMANINOV      6 Preludes  from Op. 23 and 32

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

CHAIRMAN Shirley Mitchell BA, MEd.    VICE-CHAIRMAN  Graham Marshall     HON SECRETARY   Gill Dyson                   HON TREASURER  David Woonton 

OTHER MEMBERS    Allan Franklin     Garth Redford        Aileen Mallinder                                              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, David Woonton, on  01706 845924 The Society gratefully acknowledges the financial support in the form of sponsorship, patronage and grants from the following:                Link4Life (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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