Invitation to New Members

June 2014

The Amigos de Música are happy to announce that a beautiful new concert venue has been found and that concert activities will begin again in September 2014.  The impressive XVIII century estate of “Os Agostos” above Sta. Barbara de Nexe and near Bordeira is going to be our new “home”. Visit their website:  HYPERLINK “http://www.osagostos.com” www.osagostos.com

The Associação de Amigos de Música is a Circle of Friends of Music organised on a membership basis with subscriptions going to the organisation of monthly private concerts by internationally renowned musicians.  As a non-profit organisation our activities are also geared at providing sponsorship to young Portuguese musicians*. Visit our website:  HYPERLINK “http://www.amigos-de-musica.org” www.amigos-de-musica.org

You have indicated an interest of joining our circle and you are herewith cordially invited to do so.  An annual membership fee of €150.00 per person and a one-time entry fee of €50.00 will give you free entry to all concerts of one season. Non-members/guests contribute for each concert attended €25.00 per person towards expenses.  This membership year begins on July 1st,, 2014, and ends on June 30th, 2015.  Concerts start in September; see below the programme for all 18 concerts of 2014/15 season.
Each invited artist gives us 2 recitals with a different programme. All concert details are communicated to members prior to each month’s concert series in regular Amigo Newsletters.

Please use the attached Application Form duly filled in with your coordinates and mail it together with your cheque made out to “Amigos de Musica” or “AAMSL”to

Mr. Michael Savage,
Pes do Cerro, C.P. 317-Z, Moncarapacho,
8700-124 Olhao.

If you prefer to make a bank transfer, please use the following:
NIB:   0018 0000 4041014600103.
IBAN (for overseas transfers):   PT50 001800004041014600103 and BIC: TOTAPTPL.
Important:  When using the bank transfer mode, please also fill in the Form giving your details plus the information of your effected payment and mail this to Mr. Savage.

Welcome in our midst,
Helga Hampton
Amigos de Musica Concert Programme 2014/15

September 23 and 25, 2014        Evgeny Gromov, piano
October  28 and 30, 2014        Peter and Rebecca Jablonski, piano at 4 hands
November 18 and 20, 2014        Anne Kaasa, piano
January 2015                Anna Fedorova, piano and Jamal Aliyev, cello
February 2015                Juho Pohjonen, piano
March 2015                Lucy Parham, piano, Dame Harriet Walter, actor
April 2015                Paul Crossley, piano
May 2015                Katya Apekisheva, piano
June 2015                Holger Groschopp, piano and Adele Bittner, cello

visit these artists on their individual websites for career information

MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION  2014/15

Name(s):_____________________________________________________________________
Complete mailing address:_____________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________________
Tel: ___________________Mobile phone: 1.___________________ 2.__________________
Email address(es):_____________________________________________________________
Subscription cheque attached in the amount of: €__________________________
Optional Donation added: €____________________________
(Bank transfer made in the amount of €_____________________________date:____________)

Signature:_______________________________

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Please mail to:
Mr. Michael Savage,
Pes do Cerro, C.P. 317-Z,
Moncarapacho,
8700-124 Olhao.

PS:  For all questions you may have over and above the information gleaned from the Amigos website, please contact me by email:  HYPERLINK “mailto:helga.hampton@btinternet.com” helga.hampton@btinternet.com

PPS: exact dates for concerts in 2015 will be supplied in due course. Please note: all our concerts take
place during the week – never on weekend days. We also plan from time to time additional special events exclusively for the members.

If you have any suggestions as to how our venture for enjoyment of erudite music and conviviality could be enhanced,  don’t hesitate to talk to us.
Thank you.

ASSOCIAÇÃO DE AMIGOS DE MUSICA