Music at Lunchtime

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Music at Lunchtime is a series of concerts given in the Spire Church building on Wednesdays during the autumn and winter months.  This series will take place in the METHODIST BUILDING.

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

Programme

All performances 1-1.45pm

6 October 2021
Dominic Clarke, Trombone

3 November 2021
Hugo Maughan, Clarinet
The Ilex Quintet

 2 February 2022
Students from
Lord Wandsworth College

Music Explored – Illustrated Piano Recitals

Every Wednesday from 1-2pm in the Farnham Methodist 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