CLESO Organised Events


Programme for 2018

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St James GarlickhytheCLESO's 2018 AGM (including an opportunity to play the organ) will take place as follows:

Monday 23 July 6.30pm
St. James Garlickhythe, Garlick Hill, London, EC4V 2AF

The AGM will start at 6.30pm sharp to allow for a good amount of playing time!

Agenda for the evening:

6.30pm – CLESO AGM (in the Parish Room)

7.00pm – Introduction to the church, the church’s role in the City, and the organ by the church’s organist, Sir Andrew Parmley

7.30pm-8.30pm - opportunity for members to play the organ.

The visit will be hosted by Sir Andrew Parmley, organist of St James’ for over 35 years, and the first organist to have been appointed The Lord Mayor of London, serving in 2016-17. The organ at St. James was installed in 1718 by Johann Knoppell, though it is believed to have been originally built by Bernhard Schmidt known as 'Father Smith'… Sir Andrew will tell us more on the evening.

The church is only three minutes’ walk from Mansion House tube station. Exit right and the church can be seen at the bottom of Garlick Hill.

If you would like to attend or send official apologies for the AGM, please contact us.

Reports on CLESO events and visits can be found on our reports page.

Details of events organised by CLESO’s members and friends can be found on our news page.

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