8th December 2018 at 7.30pm

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

String Quartet

Tickets: Full - £12, Under 26 - £6

Winners of the Royal Philharmonic Society award for Young British String Players, the RUISI QUARTET has established a reputation as a charismatic and expressive ensemble, delivering performances that are “strikingly immediate, committed and direct” (Chichester Observer, 2014). Their programme for this concert is entitled “Folk Synthesis”.

17th November at 7.30pm

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Wind Quintet & Piano

Tickets: Full - £12, Under 26 - £6

 

Since 2012 the MAGNARD ENSEMBLE have built a reputation for delivering both high quality concert performances and dynamic educational projects. The ensemble made their international debut at the Culture & Convention Centre Lucerne, Switzerland in January 2017.

17th November 2018, 3pm

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Family Event

All tickets £5

Featuring Roald Dahl’s “Revolting Rhymes”, this is an event for all ages. Bring along your children and grandchildren to join the Magnard Ensemble and narrator Rebecca Kenny as they explore Roald Dahl’s stories through the mediums of spoken word, theatre, and live music.

20th October 2018 at 7.30pm

Linlithgow Primary School

Piano

Tickets: Full - £12, Under 26 - £6

With her superlative technique, sensitivity of touch and profound understanding of the music she plays, Yu has become one of the world’s most noted young pianists.   Her programme for this performance is entitled “Fire”.

  

Kindly sponsored by JMK Printers

22nd September 2018 at 7.30pm

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Folk & gypsy-flavoured music

Tickets: Full - £12, Under 26s - £6

Our opening concert features the highly entertaining Budapest Café Orchestra, who have been described as “the finest purveyors of Balkan music this side of a Lada scrap heap” and whose line-up includes “Pavarotti’s favourite accordion player” Be prepared to be swept off your feet!

Their programme of folk and gypsy-flavoured music from across the Balkans and Russia, includes Klezmer, Romanian Doinas and Hungarian Czadas styles, evoking images of Tzigane fiddle maestros, Budapest café life and gypsy campfires.

 

 

 

Kindly sponsored by Peterkin and Kidd 

14th April 2018

AGM will be held at 7.30pm

Concert at 8.30pm

Linlithgow Primary School

Music for Violin & Guitar from Romania, Italy, Scotland & Argentina

Tickets: Full £12, Students £6

  

10th March 2018, 19.30pm

St Michael's Parish Church

Classical Favourites

Tickets: Full £12, Students £6

 

3rd February 2018, 7.30pm

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Piano Recital: Brahms and Beethoven

Tickets: Full: Full £14, Students £6

 

13th January 2018, 7.30pm

Linlithgow Primary School

Music by Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Debussy

Tickets: Full £12, Students £6

  

9th December 2017, 7.30pm

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Saxophone and Piano

Tickets: Full £12, Students £6

 

18th November 2017, 7.30pm

St Michael's Parish Church

Madrigals, Monteverdi, Mendelssohn to Lennon/McCartney

Tickets: Full £12, Students £6

28th October 2017, 7.30pm

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Music by Schubert, Sibelius and Mozart

Tickets: Full £12, Students £6

  

7th October 2017, 7.30pm

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Travels With Telemann

Tickets: Full £12, Students £6 

8th October 2016, 3pm

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Family Concert - Peter and the Wolf

Tickets: Full £5, Children £5

8th October 2016, 7.30pm

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Wind Quintet

Tickets: Full £12, Students £5

 

29th October 2016, 7.30pm

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Flute and Piano

Tickets: Full £12, Students £5

 

19th November 2016, 7.30pm

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Young Performers Concert

Tickets: Full £12, Students £5

 

10th December 2016, 7.30pm

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin

Tickets: Full £12, Students £5

 

7th January 2017, 7.30pm

Linlithgow Primary School

Piano

Tickets: Full £12, Students £5

28th January 2017, 7.30pm

St Michael's Parish Church

Orchestra with Robin Michael, Cello

Tickets: Full £12, Students £5

 

18th February 2017, 7.30pm

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

String Quartet

Tickets: Full £12, Students £5

 

18th March 2017, 7.30pm

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Julia Wade Legacy Concert

Tickets: Full £12, Students £5

 

8th April 2017, 7.30pm for the AGM and 8.30pm Concert

Change of venue - St Michael's Kirk Hall. Enter from Vennel Car Park.

Trombone and Piano

Tickets: Full £12, Students £5

 

9th July 2016

Concert 7.30pm

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Tickets: £10, concessions £8, students £5

 

10th October 2015, 7:30 p.m.

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Cello/Piano recital

Tickets: Full £12, Concession £10, Student £5

 

7th November 2015, 7:30 p.m.

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Mozart: Cosi fan tutte

Tickets: Full £14, Under 26 £5

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12th December 2015, 7:30 p.m.

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Wind Quintet

Tickets: Full £12, Concession £10, Student £5

9th January 2016 , 7:30 p.m.

St. Michael's RC Church, Blackness Road

String quintet and soprano

Tickets: Full £12, Concession £10, Student £5

 

Sponsored by Peebles Financial Ltd

30th January 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Piano recital

Tickets: Full £12, Concession £10, Student £5

 

Sponsored by JMK

13th February 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Cello/Piano recital

Tickets: Full £12, Concession £10, Student £5

 


Sponsored by Peterkin and Kidd

5th March 2016, 7:30 p.m.

St. Michael's Parish Church

Julia Wade legacy Concert

Tickets: Full £14, Under 26 £5

 

2nd April 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Linlithgow Academy Theatre

Tickets: Full £12, Concession £10, Student £5

23rd April 2016

AGM 7:30 p.m.

Concert 8:30 p.m.

Burgh Halls, Linlithgow

Flute / Guitar Duo

Tickets: Full £12, Concession £10, Student £5

    1. Title.

      The Guild shall be known as "The Linlithgow Arts Guild" (hereinafter called "The Guild")

    2. Objects.

      The purpose of the Guild shall be to promote and encourage the performance, study, practice and knowledge of the Arts in Linlithgow and the surrounding district.

    3. Membership.

      This shall be open to anyone interested in the objects of the Guild, but the Executive Committee shall retain the right to reject applications.


    4. Administration

      1. An Executive Committee shall be responsible for the administration, management and control of the affairs and property of the Guild.

      2. The Executive Committee shall consist of a Chairman, Vice Chairman, Secretary and Treasurer who shall be elected annually and nine members who shall be elected to serve a term of three years, one third retiring annually.

      3. The limits for holding a particular office continuously shall be: Chairman and Vice Chairman three years Secretary and Treasurer five years Members two terms In the event of there being no alternative nominee for any position, the Annual General Meeting may re-elect a person annually beyond the limits.

      4. The Executive Committee shall have power to fill any vacancies arising between Annual General Meetings to cover the term of the post vacated.

      5. The Executive Committee may establish such sub-committees and co-opt any person as they shall deem necessary.

      6. The Executive Committee may propose to an Annual General Meeting nominations for Honorary President or Vice Presidents.

      7. The quorum for meetings of the Executive Committee shall be five.


    5. Finance

      1. The annual subscription shall be decided by the Executive Committee.

      2. A bank account shall be opened in the name of the Guild.

      3. All money collected shall be banked by the Treasurer.All payments by the Treasurer shall be made on the authority of the Executive Committee.

      4. Cheques drawn on the bank account shall be signed by two authorised signatories.

      5. The funds of the Guild shall be applied solely towards the promotion of the objects of the Guild.

      6. At each meeting of the Executive Committee the Treasurer shall give a statement of the accounts.


    6. Annual General Meeting

      1. The Guild shall hold an Annual General Meeting in each year at such time and place as the Executive Committee shall determine.

      2. Notice shall be given at least four weeks prior to the proposed date.

      3. It shall receive the Annual Report, the Financial Report and certified statement of accounts.

      4. It shall appoint a member or non-member to check the financial records of the Guild and to certify that the statement of accounts is a true representation of these records.

      5. All nominations shall be in the hands of the Secretary prior to the start of the meeting.

      6. Any member may have a motion placed on the agenda by submitting it in writing to the Secretary not less than fourteen days prior to the meeting.

      7. The Chairman may at his discretion accept motions at the meeting.

      8. All fully paid up members attending the meeting shall be entitled to vote and in addition the Chairman shall have a casting vote in case of an equality of votes.

      9. The quorum for the Annual General Meeting shall be 10% of the membership


    7. Special General Meeting

      1. A Special General Meeting may be convened at the discretion of the Executive Committee, or following receipt by the Secretary of a written request signed by at least 25% of the membership.

      2. At least fourteen days notice must be given to all members of the purpose of such a meeting.

      3. No quorum shall be required.

      4. Any proposal made at such a meeting must be carried by at least two thirds of the members present and voting.


    8. Changes to the constitution

      1. Any changes to the Constitution sha11 be made at a Special General Meeting or Annual General Meeting.

      2. Proposed amendments shall be in the hands of the members at least seven days before the date of such a meeting.


    9. Dissolution

      1. The Guild may at any time be dissolved by a resolution passed at a Special General Meeting convened for that purpose.

      2. All remaining assets of the Guild at the date of dissolution shall be dispersed according to the wishes of the meeting under the terms of 5(f).