Ongar Music ClubEssex Young Musician of the YearPresident: John Lill CBE

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We are delighted to announce that our February Concert will be given by the
Award Winning Harpist Lucinda Taylor.

Anyone who did catch our Variety Christmas concert will have heard Lucinda's
beautiful performance of just one stunning piece which was truly

Lucinda's programme on 24th February will include Baroque Flamenco by
Deborah Henson Conant, and Variations on a theme of Haydn by Marcel

Lucinda was awarded the harp scholarship at the University of Hull and
graduated with a 2:1. She started playing the harp when she was 7 years of
age and is much in demand playing for weddings and for events in restaurants
and hotels.

Lucinda has worked closely with the Catrin Finch Academy, run by Catrin
herself who is a former Royal Harpist, and with Lucinda's first teacher,
Elinor Bennett, coaching other international harpists over the past two
years. She had the privilege of participating in a masterclass with former
Royal Harpist Claire Jones, and also attended Claire's International Harp
School in Cardigan, Wales where she played with the American Youth Harp

Lucinda has performed with many orchestras including the North Yorkshire
Schools Symphony Orchestra led by Simon Wright, Royal Northern Sinfonia and
in St Cecilia conducted by Xen Kelsey MBE. She has also played with both the
Hull Philharmonic and Lincoln Symphony Orchestra with Andrew Penny MBE, and
in the University of Hull Orchestra and other ensembles within the
University. She has had a trial for the Northern Sinfonia and played in the
Vacation Chamber Orchestra for their winter course. She was delighted to
tutor on the Yorchestra Summer Course in York University.

In September 2022, to pursue her masters in harp performance, she hopes to
attend the Mozarteum in Salzburg.

Please follow the link for your Online Ticket.

The concert is available to view On Demand for 30 days after 24th February!

 Purchase of your ticket will automatically enter you into our lucky ticket
draw which will be announced on the night.


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Concerts will continue to be held online until further notice. Please check back here for updates.

Chairman Jane Webster and
Committee Members of Ongar Music Club

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which has been administered by the Club since its inception in 1984.

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