Welcome To The Gloucestershire Organists' Association Website

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.

 

Events

Saturday 29th June. GOA annual trip to Oxford.

We meet at Worcester College at 11 a.m where we have two hours to enjoy the 1865 John Nicholson organ. Work was done by Mander in 1961 and included some stop changes and electric action added to the tracker action. In 2005 Harrison & Harrison restored the whole organ...

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Latest News

B.B.C. Organists

Five things you’ll know if you play the organ Chris Taylor, organist and senior producer for Choir and Organ, offers us insight into his world from the organist's bench. 1. Happiness is finding the perfect pair of shoes One organist I know always plays in the same...

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Christopher Herrick plays

Here is the website of Christopher Herrick playing a selection of organ music including Norman Cocker's Tuba Tune, Variations on a Theme by Herbert Howells by the late Derek Bourgeois and Alain Litanies. Derek was at Cranleigh School with Christopher Herrick and was a...

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Video of Olivier Latry at Notre Dame, Paris

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 organ, a...

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