Come and join this lively group who are enthusiastic about the organ and its music! We aim to offer opportunities for learning, and support for players of all ages, capabilities and interests.
We undertake many and varied activities including:
- Workshops with practical guidance at a central venue or at your own church/home
- Frequent group visits to try interesting organs or attend recials/concerts etc.
- Social meetings to enjoy food and drink, and share organ music etc
- Annual Lunch with organ-related guest speaker
- Recitals given by amateur and professional musicians
SOCA brings together organists, choir trainers and singers, and others interested in organs, choirs and/or church music.
Our programme of events is set out on the Our Calendar page of this website.
We are always pleased to welcome visitors and enquiries
Contact details for SOCA officers are as follows:
Patron: Lady Gass
Honorary President: Matthew Owens
Chairman: Ray Willis
Treasurer / Membership Secretary: Doug Smith
Secretary: Derek Jones
Membership of SOCA, which is open to all, entitles you to reduced admission to ticketed events organised by SOCA. New members are welcomed with a free copy of the Organists’ Review.
Adult membership: £20 per year
Student membership: £3 per year (includes 16-18 age group)
Junior (under 16) membership: Free
To join, please contact the Secretary at the email address shown above, stating your full name, qualifications (if applicable), address, telephone number, and church appointment (if applicable). Student and Junior members should additionally confirm their date of birth and place of study. Membership details and subscription records are maintained by the Treasurer / Membership Secretary.
To contact SOCA on any subject, please feel free to use the box below for your message!