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Invitation to Paul Crossley’s Birthday Party

Friday, April 12th, 2019

Dear Amigos all,                                                             INVITATIONOne of our most eminent and most faithful pianists asked to celebrate his 75th Birthday with the Amigos Paul Crossleywill be coming out of retirement and play for us a beautifully selected programme of his most famous and favourite works of piano music; on Tuesday, May 21st, 2019 – 19:00 at Os AgostosHow privileged are we […]

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Newsletter, March 2019

Monday, March 25th, 2019

28 Years of Great Music To all Amigas/os From Helga Hampton                              NEWSLETTER March 26, 2019 Dear Amigos, This Newsletter will come to you in the form of a “Thank you !” note.  I would like to share with you my gratitude for so many wonderful things that have come our way recently. First of all […]

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April Concerts

Tuesday, March 19th, 2019

For concert bookings please send an e-mail to Cristina Palma at: reservasconcertos@gmail.com KATYA APEKISHEVA is a renowned Russian born pianist who is in great demand both as a soloist and as a chamber musician.  She will give two concerts at Os Agostos during April. The first will be on Tuesday April 16 and Katya will […]

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NEWSLETTER, March 2019

Saturday, March 2nd, 2019

ASSOCIAÇÃO DE AMIGOS DE MUSICA at Os Agostos Dear Amigos, We started the second part of the 2018/19 concert season with a bang ! Steven Vanhauwaert more than lived up to promises of pyrotechnics, tense expectations of contemporary works and accolades of his monster technique. The full-house audiences on both evenings were rapt listeners to […]

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Newsletter: December 2018

Saturday, December 1st, 2018

ASSOCIAÇÃO DE AMIGOS DE MUSICA at Os Agostos 27 Years of Great Music !   To all Amigas/os, from Helga Hampton NEWSLETTER December 1, 2018 Dear Amigos, “Ce qu’on ne peut dire et ce qu’on ne peut taire, la musique l’exprime.” Victor Hugo “Music is what cannot be said – its what cannot be kept […]

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Newsletter re: Attendance

Saturday, November 10th, 2018

Dear Amigos, I am surprised that I am able to write this mail to you as my hands are still in applauding mode after last night`s incredible concert with Charles Owen. HOWEVER, this letter has to go out, because the message is Very Important  and I shall limit myself to the one subject:     […]

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October Newsletter

Thursday, October 11th, 2018

27 Years of Great Music   To all Amigos/as From Helga Hampton                             NEWSLETTER October 12, 2018 Dear Amigos, Invigorated by the precious precipitation from up high – finally !!! – here is some Amigo News:   Looking back – “Nocturne” the Lucy Parham Chopin performances, well known to Amigos as more than “just” concert evenings, […]

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September newsletter

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

27 Years of Great Music To all Amigos/as From Helga Hampton NEWSLETTER September 17, 2018 Dear Amigos, Are you still bathing in the memories of the Andrey Gugnin concerts ??? Here we had a Russian pianist with very distinguished playing, looking younger than his 31 years and with many international prizes to his credit. How […]

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Newsletter September 2018

Sunday, September 2nd, 2018

27 Years of Great Music   To all Amigos/as From Helga Hampton NEWSLETTER September 1, 2018   Dear Amigos,   Bye bye summer – welcome new Amigo Season and 2018/19 Membership Year   Today is the end of summer, meteorogically speaking, and I can imagine that many of you are glad for the cooler temperatures, […]

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CONCERTS PLANNED FOR 2018/19

Saturday, August 11th, 2018

2018 September 11th and 13th,                        Andrey Gugnin, piano October 2nd and 3rd (!)                           Lucy Parham, piano, Dame Harriet Walter and Paul Guy, actors – Chopin Portrait November 6th and 8th,                             Charles Owen, piano December 18th and 20th,                         Pangea Trio   2019 February 26th and 28th                        Stephen Vanhauwaert            […]

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