Welcome To Our Website
Welcome to the Gloucestershire Organists’ Association Website. Here you will find a wealth of information about the association and our events, past and upcoming. New members are welcome, please head over to our ‘How To Join’ page to find out more.
The association regularly visits organs of interest, not only in Gloucestershire but further afield as well. We always take cameras and post picture galleries and reports. Have a look at our ‘past events‘ pages for more information.
Have you been asked to play an organ and are not sure what stops to pull out? Do you need some help choosing suitable music? Do you need some practice in playing hymns or worship songs? Would you like to enhance a piece of music with registration suggestions? Would...read more
11 a.m. Organ of St Stephen’s Church, Tivoli. Builders 1912 Norman & Beard see N07465 1965 Nicholson Cases 1912(post) Type North Choir – occupies 2 arches Two oak cases, each 6-5T-6 bracketed out in front of North...read more
We are due at Magdalen College at 11 a.m. and Exeter College at 2.30. Magdalen College Chapel Main organ 1985/86 N.P. Mander London Cases Type Architectural Cottingham’s stone Chaire case houses the Great organ and a new oak case contains the Swell and...read more
On Saturday 15th July, the GOA is to visit the organ at St David’s Hall from 10 a.m. – Noon and Tabernacl on the Hayes. Taking into account that both organs are in the centre of Cardiff not far from each other and close to the station, it is suggested that...read more
On Saturday 12th August, we have been invited to Toddington Church in the morning and to tea and a visit to two organs in Malcolm Foster’s Music Room. Toddington Church has a fine acoustic which greatly enhances the sound of the John Nicholson instrument....read more
In “Organ Videos and Recordings” in the bottom menu, there is a French film about the organ in Notre Dame, Paris, presented by Olivier Latry. This is an excellent film with high quality sound and images. There is a good programme of music, a tour of the...read more