If you are interested in the organ and its music you will be very welcome at the Halifax and District Organists’ Association.
You definitely don’t have to play the organ to be a member. All that is required is an interest in or a love of the ‘King of Instruments’ and the glorious music written for it over half a millennium. The organ has a wonderful solo repertoire and an amazing flexibility in other important roles. No other instrument brings together art, craft, technology, relationship to the environment, social significance and community endeavour in the same way as the organ – and it has been doing it at least since the middle ages.
The Halifax and District Organists’ Association hold meetings most months in the Halifax area, sometimes jointly with neighbouring associations. Meeting formats include talks, lecture-recitals, master-classes, social evenings, visits and solo recitals. We always welcome new members, and you can come along to any of our open events even without being a member!
The Halifax and District Organists’ Association is a registered charity number 518606.