Tue 9 Jan. 7.15pm. Roath Church House. Roath Parish Ladies Circle AGM & Chinese Auction. Details: Gill Day 20-495496.
Wed 10 Jan. 7.25pm. St Edward’s. Cardiff Recorded Music Society Social Evening. We kick off the new year with the opportunity to socialise more than is possible at our regular meetings. There will of course be music and refreshments, provided by the committee.
Wed 10 Jan. 7.30pm. Roath Church House (upstairs, outer office). Roath Park Cytûn meeting.
Sun 14 Jan. 3pm. St Edward’s. Piano Recital Series. Alison Dite will give a piano recital: Schumann Symphonic Studies Op.13 and Chopin Bb minor Sonata Op.35. £3 admission (plus donations to Making Music Changing Lives). Refreshments served after the concert with an opportunity to chat to the performer.
Mon 15 Jan. 7.30-9.30pm. Roath Church House. Roath Parish Knitting & Crochet Group.
Wed 17 Jan. 7.25pm. St Edward’s. Cardiff Recorded Music Society. Opera in Cardiff: Behind the Scenes. Exciting developments have been taking place in our city, not least a collaboration between Welsh National Opera and the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. Lynne Plummer has been talking to some of the people behind the establishment of a training course for would-be opera singers. Non-members welcome (entrance £2).
Wed 17 Jan. 8pm. St Peter’s. Y Plygain Carol Service. All welcome. Groups who would like to take part please contact Christine firstname.lastname@example.org (English) or Stevejeans@ntlworld.com (Welsh). Carols should be simple, unaccompanied and harmonious but need not be in Welsh.
Sat 20 Jan. 11am. St Edward’s. Coffee Concert: Fumi Otsuki (Violin) and Alessandro Viale (Piano). Retiring Collection for Making Music Changing Lives.
Sun 21 Jan. 3pm. Parkminster URC. United Service for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity.
Mon 22 Jan. 10am-4pm. Llangasty Retreat House. Drop-In Day, with Eucharist at 12 noon. An opportunity to pause for prayer and personal reflection – come for all or part of the day. Bring your own lunch. Coffee/tea provided. No charge, but donations welcome. 01874-658250 email@example.com
Wed 24 Jan. 1pm-3.30pm. St Edward’s. Kinship Gems Support/Advice Café (for grand-parents raising children) meet for a friendly chat and a cuppa on the last two Wednesdays of each month (starting 24 Jan). Children are also welcome. Contact Dave & Sue Jewell 20-216610.
Wed 24 Jan. 7.25pm. St Edward’s. Cardiff Recorded Music Society. Family Connections. Our president Chris Ball takes a look at marital harmony (and disharmony?) both on and off the stage, and also sibling rivalry. Non-members welcome (entrance £2).
Mon 29 Jan. 11am. City Hall. Holocaust Memorial Day: The Wales National Commemoration. For 2018 the theme is “The Power of Words”.
Tue 30 Jan. 1pm-2pm. St David’s Hall. Organ Recital by Daniel Moult (London). Admission: pay what you feel is appropriate.
Wed 31 Jan. 1.05pm. Beulah URC. Concert: A selection of songs and arias by four RWCMD opera students from the newly named “David Seligman Opera School”. Tickets £5 on the door.
Wed 31 Jan. 7.25pm. St Edward’s. Cardiff Recorded Music Society. Inessa Galante: A Classical Pop Star? Keith Griffin, who has had a lifelong interest in the genre, looks at the development of brass band music. Non-members welcome (entrance £2).