Newsletters

Newsletter, April 2020

Wednesday, April 1st, 2020

From Helga Hampton                              Dear Amigos,                                                                                  April 1, 2020 MORE CANCELLATION OF CONCERTS “This is a sad but dutiful Newsletter on Friday the 13th of March 2020.” That was the start of my March Newsletter in which I had to inform you about the cancellation of the […]

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Newsletter, March 2020

Sunday, March 15th, 2020

29 Years of Great Music From Helga Hampton                              NEWSLETTER March 13, 2020 Dear Amigos, CANCELLATION OF CONCERTS This is a sad but dutiful Newsletter on Friday the 13th of March 2020. Present circumstances in our lives made it impossible to stick to our plans.  We saw no other way than to cancel the March concerts […]

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Newsletter, February 2020

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

29 Years of Great Music To all Amigos/as From Helga Hampton                              NEWSLETTER Dear Amigos,                                                                                                   February 25, 2020 Welcome to the second half of our 2019/20 concert season which we kicked off with two extraordinary concert evenings last week. You may remember that the originally planned Beethoven Trio extravaganza had to be cancelled […]

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January Newsletter

Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

To all Amigos/as From Helga Hampton                              NEWSLETTER                                                       January 19th, 2020 Dear Amigas and Amigos, Best wishes for a good 2020, with a lot of music and in the best of health! Let us spend 2020 in the only way possible: by celebrating the Beethoven Jubilee Year together with the entire music world with a […]

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December Newsletter

Sunday, November 17th, 2019

From Helga Hampton                              NEWSLETTER Dear Amigos,                                                               November 17, 2019 How happy I am to sit down and reminisce with you about our latest two music events at Os Agostos! Our November recitals were true spectacles, and lucky the many Amigos who came to experience  Milan Miladinovich whom I had announced to you as a pianist […]

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October Newsletter

Thursday, October 31st, 2019

27 Years of Great Music To all Amigos/as From Helga Hampton                              NEWSLETTER Dear Amigos,                                                               October 20, 2019 Autumn greetings on a picture book Algarve Sunday ! We Amigos were able to greet the season in our October concerts with two evenings of glorious music by the aptly named “Autumn Trio”. These three young musicians – […]

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August Newsletter

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

August; 2019 Dear Amigos, Summer greetings wherever you are spending your Summer Break, hopefully with as much music as possible.  I am certainly spoiled for choice here in London and inspired to continue filling that cultural void in the Algarve again soon in our 2019/20 season. We begin on September 10th at Os Agostos and, […]

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Newsletter, June 2019

Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

Dear Amigas and Amigos, In the afterglow of the last two concerts of the 2018/19 Amigo season let me take the occasion to thank you for your support and your friendship. The recitals with Alissa Firsova and Daniel Rowland were certainly the best Grand Finale we could have hoped for. And I just wish that all Amigos […]

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April Newsletter

Thursday, April 25th, 2019

To all Amigas/os From Helga Hampton                               NEWSLETTER                         April, 23,  2019 Dear Amigas and Amigos, It was good to spend the Easter week with so many of you at Os Agostos. We enjoyed, and were bowled over, by the music of the amazing Katya Apekisheva.  This young pianist has a power, imagination and concentration […]

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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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