Monday 7 July 2014   
3 course Dinner, AGM and Reception - £40 per person.

(Please book your place by Monday 30 June, giving your choice of main course together with your cheque)

Venue: The Roof Garden, Sofra Restaurant
Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E 7PB (020 7240 3773)

6.30pm:             Reception – with a ‘free’ glass of bubbly

6.45pm:              GMS UK’s Twelfth AGM

7.30pm:            Speaker – Edward Seckerson,
Writer, broadcaster & author of ‘New Illustrated Lives of Great Composers – Gustav Mahler’.  He was formerly Chief Classical Music Critic for The Independent and Classical Music critic for The Guardian.  He writes regularly for The Guardian and is a reviewer for Gramophone magazine & other publications.  He has appeared on a range of BBC Radios 3 & 4 programmes and has produced programme notes for numerous concerts and liner notes for many recordings as well as interviews with top music artists.  As an actor, Edward has appeared on radio in The Archers & his films include Young Winston, Julia and A Bridge Too Far.  He has performed at the Bristol Old Vic and the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

8.00pm:              Dinner


Turkish Meze
Prime Scotch Beef Goulash over potato puree  OR
Trio of Chargrills with pilaf rice OR
Lamb fillet with pilaf rice OR
Chargrilled Succulent Marinated Prawns with sweet & spicy sauce & fries OR
Salmon Fillet with potato puree OR     
Vegetarian Moussaka
(All served with mixed vegetables)

Turkish Dessert

Birthday cake and coffee

To attend the event make cheques payable to GMS UK
and send to (please note):
GMS UK Events
Flat 3
64 Brondesbury Road
London NW6 6BS

(Please put your email address - or telephone number on the back and you will be sent an acknowledgement of your cheque)

Any queries to:


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'Bruno Walter: a Retrospective.
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Mahler, Freud, Secessionists and the Inner Life
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Mahler in Vienna: 1897 - 1907
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‘Mahler and Russia’
presented by Terry Barfoot
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Tickets £18

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The Roof Garden, Sofra Restaurant
36 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden
London WC2E 7PB

Sunday 2 June at the
Austrian Cultural Forum

The modern orchestra linked to Mahler
Presented by Dr Raymond Holden
Tickets £18

Sunday 14 April at the
Austrian Cultural Forum

“Conducting Mahler:
A View from the Podium.”
Presented by Peter Fender
Tickets £18

Wednesday 20 February 2013
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Mahler Recordings
Tickets £10

Sunday 2 December 2012
Austrian Cultural Forum

Tickets £18
Mahler's expansion of the sound world of symphony
presented by Gwyn Parry-Jones

Thursday 25 October 2012
Annual GMS UK Dinner & AGM

Wednesday 19 September 2012
Music Library at the Barbican Library
Tickets £10
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The Austrian Cultural Forum
Tickets £18
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presented by Gavin Plumley

Wednesday 25 April 2012
Pushkin House 7 - 9pm
Tickets £12
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presented by Norman Lebrecht

Sunday 12 February 2012
Austrian Cultural Forum 11 - 4

Tickets £18

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presented by Christopher Fifield

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