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October Newsletter

Sunday, October 1st, 2017

26 Years of Great Music     To all Amigos/as From Helga Hampton                 NEWSLETTER                        October 1, 2017   Dear Amigos,   We started our 2017/18 season with a bang! Who would have ever thought that the unusual pairing of a flute and a guitar could inspire so much passion and delight as […]

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Convocation of Annual General Meeting 2017

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

The Annual General Meeting is called for Tuesday, 19th September 2017 at Os Agostos. The meeting is convened for 4.30 pm, and if a quorum is not present, will be reconvened at 5.30 pm with those members present. Please come at 5.30 pm   1.       Opening of meeting. 2.     Apologies for Absence and proxy votes. […]

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Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

  MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL APPLICATION Membership year 2017/18   Dear Amigos,   Another membership season will have passed after the June 2017 concerts and I don’t hesitate to say that our beautiful venue, Os Agostos, by now holds a unique place in the Algarve’s musical life. We have been able to consistently present world–class musicians in […]

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Newsletter: May 29th 2017

Sunday, June 4th, 2017

  From Helga Hampton NEWSLETTER            May 29th, 2017   Dear Amigos, Let me squeeze in a May Newsletter before this hectic month comes to an end. We just got back from an amazing trip to China, so I am a bit behind, timewise. Sorry !   However, we made it back in time to hear […]

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Concerts Planned for 2017-18

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

For concert bookings please send an e-mail to or, if not possible, call Cristina on 914797980. CONCERTS PLANNED FOR 2017/18 Programme details will be published in ‘Forthcoming Concerts’ as they become available from the artists, usually a few weeks before the concert. 2017 Amigos de Música concerts at Os Agostos begin at 7.00pm sharp […]

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Newsletter April 22nd, 2017

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

  NEWSLETTER            April 22nd, 2017   Dear Amigos, I cannot resist sending you another April Newsletter – there is so much to report and to share with you !   Chronologically speaking, I want to whet your appetite for the next two concert performances on May 16th and 18th at Os Agostos. Our pianist, Bernd […]

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Article on Adele Bitter and Holger Groschopp

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

This article was written by Catrin George in the March issue of Entdecken Sie Algarve ;        

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Piano prepared for the next ten years!

Friday, March 10th, 2017

  Bruno Torrens at work   Bruno Torrens, who is the official Yamaha piano technician, came from London this February to carry out a complete overhaul of our Yamaha C5 piano which has been the proud possession of the Amigos de Musica for the last 10 years. Bruno confirmed that we have taken the best […]

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February Newsletter, 2017

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

25 Years of Great Music To all Amigos/as From Helga Hampton             NEWSLETTER            February 14th, 2017     Dear Amigos, Valentine’s Greetings !   In the hopes that you have made 2017 your year by now, and that even with all the obvious vicissitudes globally, it will be a good year for all of us […]

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Christmas 2016 Newsletter

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

    To all Amigos From Helga Hampton December 22, 2016 Dear Amigos, Merry Christmas !   In spite of all the horror and madness around us, I hope your holiday season will this year be a good one celebrated in the midst of your loved ones. Let music lift your spirits and reawaken hope […]

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