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Seasons Greetings
from the
Anglo-Japanese Society of Wessex

An Unincorporated Association

Honorary Patrons:
Alexander Rosenblatt, George Logan (Dr Evadne Hinge), Michael Soumei Coxall, Kazue Yanagida

Japan Representative:
Kazue Yanagida

Please see Links for more information on our patrons

Special Advisor:
Jackie Wright

Director:
Godfrey King

Web Site:
Phil Ronan, Steve Rice

Established 1996

'MUSIC AS A WHOLE'

Music school for children & adults with the
Alexander Technique

Ryoko Izutsu – Director
Piano & Alexander Technique teacher
E-mail: i...@musicasawhole.com
Web: www.musicasawhole.com/home
Mobile: +44 (0) 75 38188537

 

 

Printing services

For more than 5 years Kallkwik have looked after AJSW's printing needs for which we sincerely thank them

Special Features

YouTube Site

View all our Playlists and features

Annual Reviews

See Godfrey's Blog for AJSW Review 2013 / 2014 and previous years.

Click to view blog

Other blog categories:

Pascal's Triangle

Click to play video

Carol I Need You (click to play video)

See Pascal's Triangle feature on our Audio and Video Archive page.

Musician's Chapel Dedication

See the Musicians Chapel dedication January 2nd, 1955 on our Events page.

What we do

GODFREY KING (Director) AJSW REPRESENTATIVE IN UK

KAZUE YANAGIDA (Honorary Patron) AJSW REPRESENTATIVE IN JAPAN
Contact: kazu...@yahoo.co.jp
柳田 和江(名誉パトロン)AJSW日本代表
連絡先:kazu...@yahoo.co.jp

Click here for biography

Godfrey’s Blog

Archive for November, 2009

2008 Round-up

Monday, November 16th, 2009

So we’ve got a new blog!

But before I do anything else, I’d like to thank everyone who made last year such a success. Acknowledgements for 2009 will be posted here shortly.

Japan Airlines Supporting Sponsors 2008

Thank you for our best year yet to:

Donations: Mikio Abé, Jim Sherwin

Individual Sponsors: Pam Baily, P. Walsh – L. Bingham, Solicitors

St Dunstan: Fr. William (& family), Matthew, Ingrid, Fatma (Xmas Cards) & the Church Administrators

Beyond The Call! Leigh (Teas & a lot more!), Philip Ronan (Web Site Organiser)

Special Society Friends: Jackie & Michael Wright, Donald Scannell, Jill (St Martin / St Andrew-in-the-Wardrobe), Gail (Cultural Advisor) & Mike Forrest, Kinue Kato – (Film and Japanese Presentations), Robert Rigby – JAL Marketing & Sales Manager

Other Venues: Bristol Cathedral (Jake Olver), St James, Piccadilly (Sarah Baxter – Concert Organiser)

And a special thank you to all the musicians who played and sang for us in 2008

(Random order):

Piano: Mayumi IIda, Masachi Nishiyama, Sayaka Matsumoto, Aska Matsumoto, Richard Black, Lyn Rothstein, Yukino Kano, Akiko Kumakura, Yukiko Shinohara, Kan Tomita, Yoko Nakamura, Tadashi Imai, Shoko Gamo, Seiko Nagoka, Makiko Sado, Junko Nishiyama, Wai Yin Lee, Kyoko Fukuo, Philip Howard, Yukie Wake, Kanae Furumoto, Satoko Doi, Noriko Sekiya, Jozef Janik.

Violin: Mizuka Yamamoto, Asuka & Erica Tsujimoto, Ayako Yamazaki, Kyoko Sugai, Benn Wragg, Chihiro Ono, Haruko Motohashi, Mari Yamamoto, Nahoko Sawa, Hyun Ae Lee, Liza Izumi, Atsuko Kamisaku, Midori Komachi, Aya Kiyanaga, Jae Yoo, Kyoko Fukuo, Rafael Lopez Bolivar, Mark Derudder, Haru Sekiya, Pedro Meirelss, Michiko Negami,

Viola: Julia O’Riordan, Fiona Winning, Ruijia Hu.

Cello: Alison Gilles, Ken Ichinose, Laura Anstee, Vladimir Waltham.

Harpsichord: Masumi Yamamoto.

Clarinet / Saxophone: Joanne Rozario.

Oboe: Alex Birchall.

Flute: Eva Caballero, Simon Gillivar.

Sopranos: Mikiko Ridd, Asuka Kurogi, Masami Uehara, Elinor Chapman, Danae Pallikaropoulos.

Tenors: Octavio, Koji Terada.

Guitar: Hideaki Domon

Pop Vocal: Sira Garcia

Taiko Drumming: Liz Walters (Tamashii Daiko).

Japanese Arts: Akemi Solloway.