Music Organisations

European House of Arts UK

Mr Graham J McLusky

Ellis House, High Street, Leadenham, Lincoln LN5 0PP

Telephone: 01526 323333

Email: office@europeanhouseofarts.org.uk, mail@graham-mclusky.co.uk

The European House of Arts is a multi-cultural network aiming to assist broad European cultural interests at a non governmental level, retaining its grass roots...

  • It consists of independent NGOs in several European Countries
  • It supports cultural and artistic exchange between people of all ages
  • Inclusion of all European countries
  • Promoting encounters in forms of exhibitions, workshops, festivals
  • Other forms of events, theatre, dance, music, sculpture

Our Core Values...

  • Integration of minority groups and respect for one another. 
  • Learning from our neighbours, inclusion instead of exclusion. 
  • To rid our fears and resentments to a better understanding of our cultural diversity. 
  • To support all educational schemes for children, youth and adults & to promote these measures.

Website: www.europeanhouseofarts.org.uk

Lincolnshire County Library Service

Lincoln Central Library

Free School Lane, Lincoln LN2 1EZ

 

Customer Services

Telephone: 01522 782010

Email: lincoln.library@lincolnshire.gov.uk

 

Contact Liz Taylor for further details.

Telephone: 01522 552855

Email: lexicon_collections@lincolnshire.gov.uk

Music and Drama Library

Lincolnshire County Library has a large collection of books, scores, plays and other information on music, drama, theatre, cinema and dance.

The library also has an extensive collection of multiple copies of vocal scores, orchestral parts and play scripts for loan to choral,  orchestral and drama groups.

Lincolnshire Music Service

Head of Service: Mrs Jennifer McKie

Lincolnshire Music Service, Myle Cross Centre, Macaulay Drive, Lincoln LN2 4EL

Telephone: 01522 552841

Email: jennifer.mckie@lincolnshire.gov.uk

 

Conductors: Alex Greenfield, Chris Rogers, Nigel Morley, David Dorey

The award-winning Lincolnshire Music Service provides music opportunities for children and young people throughout Lincolnshire. This outstanding service is the lead organisation of the Lincolnshire Music Education Hub funded by Arts Council England.

Running the:

  • Lincolnshire Youth Concert Orchestra
  • Lincolnshire Youth String Chamber Orchestra
  • Lincolnshire Youth Symphony Orchestra
  • Lincolnshire Youth Wind Orchestra

Performing throughout Lincolnshire and on tours in Europe.

Entry is by annual audition in May and applications need to be submitted in March for membership for the following academic year.

Monthly rehearsals and a residential weekend course are held in Horncastle and Skegness.

Website: www.lincsmusicservice.org

Lincolnshire Organists' Association

President: Lewis Paul

 

Vice Presidents: Colin Walsh, MA, FRCO, Rosemary Field, Jonathan Melling FRCO FLCM ARCM

 

Secretary: Andrew Ballard

30 Swift Drive, Scawby Brook, Brigg DN20 9FL

Telephone: 01652 659560

 

Treasurer: Mr P Hill

150 Newland Street West, Lincoln LN1 1QE

Telephone: 01522 510232

Mobile: 07913 696927

Email: lincolnshireorganists@yahoo.co.uk

Affiliated to the Incorporated Association of Organists.

The LOA was founded in 1968 by a small number of enthusiastic people, with a common interest in the classic pipe organ, whether as players or listeners. 

Today, our membership consists of players of all abilities, along with those who just enjoy listening to the ‘King of Instruments’.

We have meetings on average once a month, either visiting organs around the county , country and Europe, talks and social events. The programme is varied to appeal to all our members. 

Website: www.lincolnshireorganists.org.uk

soundLINCS

CEO: Nikki-Kate Heyes MBE

soundHOUSE, 18 St Martins Lane, Lincoln LN2 1HY

Telephone: 01522 510073

Email: info@soundlincs.org

soundLINCS' mission is about providing a quality service for music which enhances, enables and encourages the development of music in an enjoyable way, through activities, advocacy and access to information.

soundLINCS began in 1998, set up by community musician and CEO Nikki-Kate Heyes MBE. The Company’s connection with MUSIC:LINK began in the same year, and has now been a member organisation for the past 19 years.

soundLINCS is a not-for-profit community music organisation operating across the East Midlands. Working in partnership with local, regional and national organisations, soundLINCS provides and develops high quality and innovative music-making opportunities and training for all ages and communities.

soundLINCS does this by:

  • Running music workshops and residencies in an array of music and multi-arts genres; from samba to singing and pop to production and technology.
  • Offering training and professional development for both musicians and non-musicians.
  • Undertaking research.
  • Providing advocacy and information through e-bulletins, social media.
  • Creating toolkits, apps and books designed to provide music-making opportunities to as many people as possible.

Over the years soundLINCS has built a national reputation for delivery and training work around Musical Inclusion, working closely with participants and staff across a wide range of strands, including early years, looked after children, youth justice services, hospitals, young parents, special education needs, older adults and rural isolation.

Our vision is that everyone has an opportunity to be empowered through music.

Website: www.soundlincs.org