Tayside Organists' Society

Affiliated to the Scottish Federation of Organists


The Incorporated Association of Organists


SFO Conference 2018

The Annual Conference of the Scottish Federation of Organists was held in Tayside on Friday 4th and Saturday 5th May 2018.

On the evening of Friday 4th May Gordon Stewart and Alba Brass presented a concert of music for organ and brass in St Mary Magdalene's Episcopal Church, Dundee.  Saturday events comprised an illustrated talk by Dr Jim McKellican on Alfred Hollins and his work in Dundee, a choral concert by the Choir of St Salvator's Chapel, University of St Andrews, directed by Tom Wilkinson and the Celebrity Recital in the Caird Hall by Martin Baker, Master of Music at Westminster Cathedral, London.

Here is a selection of photographs from the Conference, courtesy of Andrew Macintosh.

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Organs in Scotland - a revised list

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Gordon Stewart introduces Alba Brass
Friday evening reception
Jim McKellican tells the story of Alfred Hollins and "The Dundee Job"
Tom Wilkinson directs the Choir of St Salvator's Chapel
Martin Baker at the Caird Hall console
Gordon Stewart, Lord Provost Ian Borthwick and Sheriff Kevin Veal
at the Civic Reception
Malcolm MacRae
(Edinburgh Society of Organists)
 is installed as SFO President 2018-2019
History of

The Scottish Federation of Organists

The story of the SFO from

its foundation in 1956

to the present day.

95 pages with full colour illustrations

Compiled by Donald T Maclagan

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