The Lute Society: Meetings


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Lute society meetings are free for all to attend, although there is usually a charge if you wish to attend the recital at the end of the meeting.

Agendas from previous meetings are available.

Unless otherwise noted, meetings are generally held at the Dutch Church, 7 Austin Friars, London EC2N 2HA (nearest tubes: Bank, Liverpool Street).

Next quarterly meeting

September 9, Original Instruments day, late lutes and early guitars: at the Dutch Church. Taro Takeuchi plays an original Tielke lute and talks on old lutes converted to ‘modern’ lutes in Regency England, Peter Lay plays and discusses some of his collection of historic guitars. Young artist’s showcase tbc, Matt Wadsworth mini-recital: a new theorbo composition by Steve Goss.

If you are booking an advance train ticket, our recitals usually end around 5.45 pm, and always by 6.00 pm, when we vacate the hall.

Future meetings in 2017

Saturday 3rd June, playing day Huntingdonshire contact the secretary for details.

Saturday 24th June, annual summer party Maidenhead, Berkshire, music from Peter Martin, Toby Carr, Wezi Elliott, contact the secretary for details.

Thursday 15-Sunday 18 June, European Lute Orchestra at Fuessen, at German Lute Society international meeting.

Pictures from recent meetings

See Pictures from meetings