top of page
Updated 23 Mar 21
On 23 Feb it was 38 years that Herbert Howells sadly passed away. But due to his skill as a musician and family man his legacy will always live on. The picture to the right is the memorial in Westminster Abbey.
OUR SOCIETY E V E N T S
Unfortunately in this current climate no events are planned. As soon as it is practical to do so we will publish details here and advertise to our friends.
Our Society aims:
For the Promotion of the knowledge and appreciation of the works of Herbert Howells. Encouraging young musicians in the Forest Of Dean by way of bursaries. Organising concerts and talks and providing a trophy for the Cheltenham competitive (Music) Festival.
Please note The Society takes no responsibility for the external websites or their content
A sample of our great Photographs
All our Photos can be seen at the bottom of each event
Viv Hargreaves the Deputy Lord-Lieutenant of Gloucestershire presenting to Louis Thomas
2019 Bursary Winner
Our Chair - Maurice Bent with Treasurer - Ed Gaffney
taken at the Bursary Winners Society Concert June 2018
Tobias Napleton Piano the 2006 Bursary Winner playing at the 2018 Bursary Concert
Benjamin Stratford on Baritone Euphonium the 2017 Bursary Winner playing at the 2019 Bursary Concert
Alex Kirk on Piano the 2011 Bursary Winner playing at the 2018 Bursary Concert
Gloucester Cathedral Youth and Junior Choirs singing at the Bursary Concert 2018
The Pillowell Singers performing at the 2019 Bursary Concert
Guest performers, Society Committee members and Steve Knibbs BBC Points West at the 2018 Bursary Concert
bottom of page