AGM 2017: New committee and concert plans
Yesterday evening, the Northern Baroque Orchestra held its Annual General Meeting at St Aidan's Church, Rochdale.
As well as reports presented by the Chair, the Treasurer and the Patrons' Secretary about the previous year, elections were held for the Committee (including the Officers: Chair, Secretary and Treasurer). Peter Collier agreed to join the Committee as an additional member
Plans for the upcoming concert on Saturday 24th June 2017 were also discussed, including ideas for its programme. Proposals for pieces include two Opus 3 Concerti Grossi by Handel, an Overture in D minor by Fasch, a Sonata in F major by Telemann, Concerto Grosso op. 2 no.5 in A minor by John Stanley and Mozart's Eine Kleine Nachtmusik. Some preliminary plans for the Winter Concert were also made: this will be held on Saturday 25th November at St Edmund's Church (Clement Royds Street, Rochdale), although discussions are currently underway to see if this concert could be held in the afternoon (starting at 2pm).