Newsletters

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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MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL APPLICATION; 2017-18

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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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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April 2017 Newsletter

Sunday, April 9th, 2017

  Dear Amigos, Spring greetings !   We are in for another treat – after the two great music evenings in March with the Berliners Holger Groschopp and Adele Bitter, we welcome Lucy Parham back. She is an old friend for the Amigos by now. As the creator of the ingenious and unique portraits of […]

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March 2017 Newsletter

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

 Dear Amigos,   Has Spring finally sprung ? Did we have enough rain to last the hot season ? We certainly had a great sufficiency of Sahara dust to coat all surfaces and to give the car-wash industry a great boost. Gardens and agriculture may appreciate the additional iron in the deposits that were carried […]

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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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Newsletter, December 2016

Sunday, December 4th, 2016

To all Amigos/as From Helga Hampton December 4, 2016            Dear Amigos, Advent Greetings ! It is the Christmas month and the Amigos 2016/17 season is coming up to half-time ! We can already look back to three months of music-making at Os Agostos during which amazing artists gave us six concert evenings. Unforgettable Charles Owen […]

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Newsletter, October 31st, 2016

Sunday, October 30th, 2016

Dear Amigos, Happy Halloween ! That means it is the end of October – a month that brought the Amigos the wonderful Caminus Duo ! What a discovery these local musical artist are! They got our attention with a most varied selection of pieces – there was something for all tastes – and they captured […]

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