Chair and Secretary: Sue Cross Email Address
Treasurer and Membership Secretary: Trevor Boyd

Music Librarian: Hilary Worsfold

Committee and Adviser: Jim Grant

New Committee Member Cheryl Hale


Meetings are 2nd Saturday of the month except for August when  there is no meeting.

 Meeting times are 2:30 – 5pm with a short break for a drink and a biscuit. Doors open just after 2pm.

Full membership £50 of which £25 goes to the SRP

Associate membership, where a player already belongs to the SRP through membership of another branch, £25

Members and associate members pay no money when they attend an ordinary meeting. Visitors pay £6 each visit.

New members joining the SRP for the first time after 1st January 2024 receive a 50% discount until 31st August 2024

Membership application forms may be obtained from me via the email address above.

If you  book a place with me for an ordinary meeting, we know how many parts we need and which different instruments will be available, how many chairs and how many to cater for in the break. However if you decide to come at the last minute then please just turn up but not if it is a Playing Day.


September 9th Edith Holmes will conduct:

Gabrieli  Sonata Pian e Forte 2 choirs SST/AATB

Philip  Every Teddy Bears’ Picnic Sop SATB

Alison Lewin  A Girl in Every Port SATTB

Paul Richards Joshua SATBB/Contra

October 14th This week only a later start 2:45 until 5:15pm

AGM 2:45 probably for 5minutes 

Gloria Pevy will conduct us for the first time.  Gloria studied recorder with Philip Thorby at Trinity College of Music. Since graduating in the mid 1980s, she has worked as a performer, adjudicator and teacher having decided at the age of nine that she wanted to pursue a career in music!

Dowland : Mr George Whitehead, his Almand . This is 5 parts with parts 2 & 3 being flexible with the size of instrument.
Lewin : The Nutting Girl SATBGb
Tuxedo Junction arr. Paul McHugh SATBGb
Clark Irish Suite SATTB

November 11th Anthea Spensley and Hilary Worsfold

Steve Marshall        Bagatelle for Clarinet and Recorder Sextet Anthea on the clarinet Hilary conducting SAATTB

Four Irish Melodies, Turlough O’Carolan, arranged  Sheila Richards SAATB

(JS Bach Fare Thee Well AATB if time)

Singing Wind  Rosin Sylvia Corrind SSAATBGBCB(bass and treble clef) Triangle

Septet for Recorders by Stephen Watkins SAATTBB (GB and CB optional)

(If time Raymond Harvey SATTB)

December 9th Gloria Pevy  All ready to play at 2:30pm

In Dulce Jubilo/ O Magnum Mysterium arr Lewin SSATTB
In Dulce Jubilo Pearsal SSAATTBB
Praetorius Puer Nobis SATB 
Praetorius Vom Himmel Hoch SSAT;AATB
Hieronymus Praetorius Joseph, lieber Joseph mein 2 choirs of SATB
Bruce Pennick A Carol Suite SopSSAATTBB
Santa Claus Blues SATBGbCb

January 13th Enid Holmes and Hilary Worsfold

January 27th All day Level 2 Conducting Workshop with Moira Usher Flamstead Methodist Church

61 Trowley Hill Road  AL3 8DL All the conducting places are taken and there is a waiting list. We do need more players -£5 for a whole day of playing plus a drinks and cake.

February 10th Gloria Pevy

March 9th Hilary Worsfold, Cheryl Hale and Nick Epton

April 13th Gloria Pevy

May 11th Playing Day with Steve and Ann Marshall

June 8th Gloria Pevy

July 13th Some of our newly trained conductors

August – no meeting


Last updated 3 December 2023