Happy New Year from WEM

Looking back at 2022

As the new year begins we need to say a huge thank you to all those who have supported us and helped us stay afloat during the past couple of years.

To BMEMF and MEMF ….Thank you

To the Elmley Foundation and Worcester Arts Council…Thank you

To the Golsoncott Foundation, Marchus Trust and the Continuo Foundation……………Thank you

To Friends, Supporters and Patrons of WEM……Thank you

Our AGM in November was held online and I’m pleased to report that all the Committee members were standing for re-election, so we are up and running to ensure 2023 builds on the success of 2022……….thank you committee!

Looking ahead in 2023

Our season’s concerts are set to continue on Sunday February 12th at 3pm in the Angel Centre, when the Musical and Amicables will present a programme of music from Bach’s great work, The Art of Fugue, interspersed with poetry (see events page for more details)

Our April Concert will be on Sunday 16th and given by Ensemble La Notte, again at 3pm in the Angel Centre (see events page for details)

The final concert of the season is on Sunday June 11th when Chelys will perform a programme of early music and folk song with Gwen Martin, (see events page for details)

See you all soon…and please bring friends!

If you are not a Friend, Supporter or Patron already, look out for information at our concerts or alternatively email barbara.wem@gmail.com for more details.


Author: Barbara Dunn

Barbara trained as a teacher and worked for most of her career in Primary Education, eventually serving as a headteacher in Reading and then in Worcester, before taking early retirement. She has been involved with Worcestershire Early Music from its beginning, delivering workshops and organising concerts and the Pride and Prejudice Ball. Barbara is an enthusiastic amateur musician, playing regularly in many different formal and informal gatherings. She performs with the Gloucester Waits on flutes and recorders