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ANNUAL INTER-SOCIETY MUSIC
QUIZ – 2018
Friday 28 September, 7-9.30pm
St Paul’s Church Centre,
5 Rossmore Road, London NW1 6NL

Tickets: £10 – to include sandwiches, nibbles & drinks during the interval.
7.00pm for a glass of wine

The Quiz will be a light-hearted event and not too daunting. It will consist of a mix of rounds including audio, visual & traditional questions will cover main stream classical music with nothing too esoteric or technical.
If you are interested in taking part, please contact the Quiz Master, Ian Willett > hopu52@aol.com

Study Days

SUNDAY 25 November 2018
Lancaster Hall Hotel
35 Craven Terrace,
London W2 3EL
1100am – 4.00pm Coffee from 1030am
Nearest tubes: Paddington & Lancaster Gate Tickets: £25 (to include Coffee, tea, biscuits, sandwiches & fruit)

MAHLER AND RUSSIA

With the aid of both recorded examples and visual images, Terry Barfoot will explore Mahler’s relationship with Russia and with Russian musicians.

This will feature three particular strands:
• Mahler’s three visits to Russia: in 1897, 1902 and 1907
• Mahler’s relationship with Russian composers
• Performances of Mahler’s music by Russian musicians

Terry Barfoot is a well-known figure in the musical life of southern England, who has written widely about music and opera, and is Publications Consultant to the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Terry lectures to a wide audience in the music field; his latest book, ‘A History of Music’ was published in October 2014 and with his own company, ‘Arts in Residence’ promotes musical events. Recently he has led visits to a number of cities, Prague, Leipzig, Vienna, Amsterdam, Budapest & Berlin.

To attend the event: Please make cheques payable to GMS UK and send to:
GMS UK Events Flat 3,
64 Brondesbury Road,
London NW6 6BS

Please put your email address on the back and you will be sent an email acknowledging your place. Or, if you are definitely going to attend the event and prefer to pay at the door please send your name to info@mahlersociety.org as this is essential to help with our planning.

 


 

SATURDAY 3 November 2018
Birmingham and Midland Institute,
9 Margaret St, Birmingham B3 3BS

A Study day and talk by Mary Sharratt based upon her recent book on Mahler’s wife.

Flyer here >

 


PAST EVENTS

Tuesday 10 July 2018
Denise's Restaurant,
79 Southampton Row,
London WC1B 4ET

Annual Birthday Dinner and AGM


Monday 30 April 2018
Lancaster Hall Hotel
35 Craven Terrace, London W2 3EL
Mahler and Bruckner

Monday 19 February 2018
Lancaster Hall Hotel
35 Craven Terrace, London W2 3EL
Mahler Recordings 1924-70: Where Does Bernstein Fit?

Wednesday 17 January 2018
Lancaster Hall Hotel
35 Craven Terrace, London W2 3EL
Combined Music Societies Dinner

Sunday 19 November 2017
Lancaster Hall Hotel
35 Craven Terrace, London W2 3EL
Symphonic Studies: Mahler’s Third Symphony

14 October 2017
21 October
Oxford Lieder Festival

Mahler a life in song


Monday 25 September 2017
Lancaster Hall Hotel
35 Craven Terrace, London W2 3EL

ANNUAL INTER-SOCIETY MUSIC QUIZ – 2017


Wednesday 5 July 2017
Denise's Restaurant,
79 Southampton Row,
London WC1B 4ET

Annual Birthday Dinner and AGM


Thursday 4 May 2017
Lancaster Hall Hotel

Evolving Mahler - Interpretations of Mahler's muisc over time.
Presented by Raymond Holden


Monday 20 March 2017
Austrian Cultural Forum

Mahler and the Secessionists
Presented by Patrick Bade


Saturday 18 March 2017
The Birmingham and Midland Institute

Mahler - The mind and the music


Tuesday 17 January 2017
Dinner Recital Event

in partnership with the Alkan Society, the Liszt Society and the Wagner Society


Mahler and opera staging
Presented by David Edwards

Sunday 6 November 2016
Austrian Cultural Forum
Mahler and opera staging
Presented by David Edwards


Sunday 2 October 2016
Austrian Cultural Forum

Symphonic Studies: Mahler’s Second Symphony
Presented by Gavin Plumley

Tuesday 20 September 2016
St Olave's Community Hall, Mark Lane, London EC3

Classical Music Quiz

Wednesday 6 July 2016
Prince of Wales, 150 Drury Lane, London WC2

Gustav Mahler Society UK
Annual Birthday Dinner and AGM

Sunday 24 May 2016
Austrian Cultural Forum

Mahler and Shostakovich
Presented by Holger Aston


Monday 14 March 2016
Austrian Cultural Forum

Mahler at the Met
Presented by Patrick Bade


Sunday 29 November 2015
Austrian Cultural Forum

Comparing worlds: Mahler and Sibelius
Presented by Peter Franklin


Sunday 11 October 2015
Austrian Cultural Forum

Symphonic Studies: Mahler’s First Symphony
Presented by Gavin Plumley


Tuesday 7July 2015
Cafe des Amis, Covent Garden WC2
The GMS UK Annual Birthday Dinner and AGM


Sunday 17 May 2015
Austrian Cultural Forum

Elgar and Mahler, different routes to mastery
Presented by Professor Paul Banks


Tuesday 10 March 2015
Austrian Cultural Forum

An Evening with Alma Mahler
Presented by Patrick Bade


Sunday 16 November 2014
Austrian Cultural Forum

Mahler and Strauss: Kindred Spirits? 
Presented by Gavin Plumley
Tickets £18


Sunday 5 October 2014
Austrian Cultural Forum
'The Microcosm of Song'
Presented by Ross Alley
Tickets £18


Monday 7 July 2014   
Annual Birthday Dinner and AGM

Venue: The Roof Garden, Sofra Restaurant
Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E 7PB


Wednesday 7 May 2014
Music Library at the Barbican Library
'Bruno Walter: a Retrospective.
presented by Dr Raymond Holden
Tickets £18


Sunday 30 March 2014
Austrian Cultural Forum
Mahler, Freud, Secessionists and the Inner Life
presented by Roderick Swanston
Tickets £18


Sunday 1 December 2013
Austrian Cultural Forum
Mahler in Vienna: 1897 - 1907
presented by Roderick Swanston
Tickets £18


Monday 11 November 2013
Pushkin House
‘Mahler and Russia’
presented by Terry Barfoot
Tickets £12


Sunday 6 October 2013
Austrian Cultural Forum
Mahler and Opera
presented by David Nice
Tickets £18


Monday 8 July
2013 BIRTHDAY DINNER 
The Roof Garden, Sofra Restaurant
36 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden
London WC2E 7PB


Sunday 2 June at the
Austrian Cultural Forum

The modern orchestra linked to Mahler
Presented by Dr Raymond Holden
Tickets £18


Sunday 14 April at the
Austrian Cultural Forum

“Conducting Mahler:
A View from the Podium.”
Presented by Peter Fender
Tickets £18


Wednesday 20 February 2013
The Barbican Music Library in the General Library
Mahler Recordings
Tickets £10


Sunday 2 December 2012
Austrian Cultural Forum

Tickets £18
Mahler's expansion of the sound world of symphony
presented by Gwyn Parry-Jones

Thursday 25 October 2012
Annual GMS UK Dinner & AGM

Wednesday 19 September 2012
Music Library at the Barbican Library
Tickets £10
‘Sir John Barbirolli as a Mahler Conductor’
presented by Dr Raymond Holden Hon ARAM

Sunday 24 June 2012 11 - 4pm
The Austrian Cultural Forum
Tickets £18
‘Mahler and the Erotic’
presented by Gavin Plumley


Wednesday 25 April 2012
Pushkin House 7 - 9pm
Tickets £12
Mahler and Alma: Anatomy of Marriage
presented by Norman Lebrecht


Sunday 12 February 2012
Austrian Cultural Forum 11 - 4

Tickets £18

Kathleen Ferrier and Mahler
presented by Christopher Fifield

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