Music at Lunchtime

Music at Lunchtime is a series of concerts given in the Farnham United Reformed Church building on Tuesdays between 1pm and 2pm.

There is no charge for admission to lunchtime concerts, but there is a retiring collection.

Programme

  • Tue
    05
    Feb
    2019

    Students from Lord Wandsworth College

    1:00 pmFarnham URC Building

    It is always a pleasure to hear these talented young people performing a varied and entertaining programme.

     

     

  • Tue
    05
    Mar
    2019

    The Ishi Ensemble

    1:00 pmFarnham URC Building

    Led by Samuel Rolles, viola, this ensemble, which has performed internationally, makes a welcome return.

Music Explored - Illustrated Piano Recitals

Every Wednesday from 1-2pm in the Farnham URC building

Every Wednesday during term-time, the Farnham-based composer and pianist Matthew Taylor is giving a series of illustrated piano recitals.  Previous talks have included music by Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Haydn, Mozart, Berg and
Schumann.  Each recital comprises a very engaging, informative talk, time for discussions and very enjoyable piano playing.  

£8, per session,  tickets on the door.

 

Mailing List

Details of our concerts are posted on this site, and also mailed to everybody on our mailing list.  If you would like to join our mailing list, please complete the form below.

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Specification of the Organ

The organ was built in 1906 by Henry Jones & Sons, South Kensington, renovated in 1986 by Bishop and Sons and rebuilt in 2005/6 by James Richardson-Jones.

 SWELL ORGAN GREAT ORGAN PEDAL ORGAN
1 Double Diapason1610 Open Diapason817 Open Diapason 16
2 Open Diapason 811 Dulciana 818 Bourdon 16
3 Viol di Gamba 812 Rohr Flute*819 Bass Flute (from no 18)† 8
4 Vox Angelica 813 Harmonic Flute420 Super Octave (from no 17)† 4
5 Lieblich Gedact 814 Principal 4  
6 Gemshorn 415 Fifteenth 2  
7 Harmonic Piccolo 2 16 Mixture II†   
8 Cornopean 8    
9 Oboe 8    
      
 Tremulant  Swell to Great   Swell to Pedals 
  Swell Octave     Great to Pedals 

Compass of Manuals C to g³, 56 notes
Compass of Pedals C to f¹, 30 notes
Mechanical action to manuals; electro-pneumatic action to pedals
Balanced Swell pedal†

* – misnomer for Clarabella
† – items new at the 1986 renovation