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Nearby: Worthing

The Category Worthing is a subset of West Sussex. Browse through the Brief Records in the Category or look at the broader Category to find a List of the Titles of all the Organizers, Performers and Venues associated with Worthing which have so far been described in this Directory. Clicking on a Title will link you to the Entity's Full Record.

 

In contrast, the following Entities do NOT (currently) have Records in 'Open Concerts and Recitals'. Here, clicking on a Title of interest should link you to a relevant external Website (or Facebook Page):

- Assembly Hall Worthing

- Chanctonbury Chorus

- L.U.V. Club

- Rustington Recorded Music Society

- Worthing Choral Society

 

Category Worthing
! Worthing KEY
VISITS (to Website)68
VIEWS (of this Record)43

'Founded in 1965. Ferring is a unique coastal village with a far-seeing outlook. Those who come to live here seem to share the love of the place and its surroundings and they also bring their interests and talents with them. An excellent start for any group. Programmes are arranged in advance and usually presented by our members over a 2 hour period and includes an interval for refreshments.'

 

* Ferring Recorded Music Society
VISITS (to Website)202
VIEWS (of this Record)553

Typically first Friday of the Month at 8.30 pm in the Steyning Centre.

 

Category Jazz Clubs
* Steyning Jazz Club
VISITS (to Website)175
VIEWS (of this Record)237

‘The largest electronic organ club in the Brighton/Worthing area ... Do you like a good cross section of music, from big band to popular light classics, jazz to pop, 1930s to 80s? Would you like to hear this music played by some of the best professional organ and keyboard musicians in the country? Would you enjoy the company of others with similar music tastes in a friendly and easy-going atmosphere? How about joining us for one of our monthly concerts, two hours of great music with an interval with tea and coffee?’

 

* Sussex Keyboard & Organ Club
VISITS (to Website)115
VIEWS (of this Record)175

‘The Worthing Jazz Society hosts a variety of talented ensembles every Tuesday, admission is always free and there is the chance to win a prize in the raffle ... While we love to offer free entry, the success & continuation of the jazz is very much reliant on customers supporting the pub itself. Thank you to everyone who supports the jazz on a regular basis!’

 

Category Jazz Clubs
* Worthing Jazz Society
VISITS (to Website)156
VIEWS (of this Record)136

‘Worthing’s wonderful Wurlitzer is a combination of select orchestral voices and superb craftsmanship. The sound you hear is produced from over 1,500 pipes, which come from the two organ chambers each side of the stage. The pipes range from 2 inches to 32 feet in length. Alongside side these pipes are real percussion instruments, a Xylophone, Vibraharp, Sleigh Bells, Drums, Cymbals, even a set of Cathedral Chimes!’ Typically, hold a dozen Sunday afternoon concerts per annum.

 

* Worthing Wurlitzer
VISITS (to Website)205
VIEWS (of this Record)330

Formed 1982: ‘The Chorus was established in conjunction with the West Sussex Adult Education centre based at Boundstone following the closure of the Lancing Choral Society which had played a major role in enhancing the cultural life of its community for over forty years ... The repertoire of the Chorus has been influenced, in part, by the traditions set by the Choral Society of “tackling the most difficult of the choral repertoire of the great masters” ... The Chorus also enjoys performing music from different genres and has embraced music from operas, musicals and even the 1970s!‘

Category Choral Societies
+ Boundstone Chorus
VISITS (to Website)130
VIEWS (of this Record)275

‘A lively family band on the south coast, tucked between Brighton and Worthing. We are officially licenced to The Royal British Legion and have been affiliated to the RBL since our formation in 1966, proudly supporting the Poppy Fund ... We have a learner band offering free tuition and instrument loan. Lancing Brass has a high standard of musicians but new faces are always welcome, and we constantly seek to expand our repertoire and playing standards. We perform throughout Sussex at venues and events.’

 

Category Worthing
+ Lancing Brass of the Royal British Legion
VISITS (to Website)67
VIEWS (of this Record)132

‘The Band was formed in 1999 and currently has 35+ members. Based in Worthing, the band comprises local wind, brass and percussion players. The band performs a varied repotoire including light classical, marches, show tunes and big band jazz.’

+ Northbrook Community Concert Band
VISITS (to Website)127
VIEWS (of this Record)233

‘WMTC is a voluntary theatre group producing two high-quality musicals a year at the Pavilion Theatre. We have a diverse range of members of all ages and talents, working together as a team to provide affordable entertainment for the community ...  In order to join Worthing Musical Theatre Company you will be asked to perform a short singing piece in front of some members of the Committee - you may sing this unaccompanied or provide music for our accompanist. Afterwards, you will be contacted via email to let you know if you have been successful or not.‘

 

+ Worthing Musical Theatre Company
VISITS (to Website)82
VIEWS (of this Record)111

‘Makes a unique contribution to the musical life of the region. We have a season of five concerts per year, including our acclaimed “Last Night of the Proms” and a hugely popular Christmas Concert ... Our members come from across the south coast area and include professional and semi-professional musicians, university and college students, peripatetic teachers and keen local amateur musicians. With a full strength membership of over 75 musicians we are able to cover a wide repertoire, including major Classical and Romantic symphonies and concerti as well as large-scale 20th Century orchestral works and choral works ... Worthing Philharmonic has a working relationship with the prestigious '”Tonmeister” sound recording course at the University of Surrey, providing an opportunity for the sound engineers of the future to record a full symphony orchestra.’

+ Worthing Philharmonic Orchestra
VISITS (to Website)130
VIEWS (of this Record)198

'The Band is always very welcoming to anyone who wishes to come and play with us, either as a member of just to have a go. The members range from beginners to semi-professional musicians and the music range reflects this. With marches, show tunes, pop songs, classical pieces and even a bit of rock - there is always something for everyone!

+ Worthing Silver Band
VISITS (to Website)126
VIEWS (of this Record)368

'Worthing Symphony Orchestra has been part of the town’s music scene since 1926. Widely regarded as one of the finest professional orchestras in the south of England, the Worthing Symphony Orchestra presents an annual season of concerts ... in the acoustically superb Assembly Hall, central Worthing.'

 

+ Worthing Symphony Orchestra
VISITS (to Website)189
VIEWS (of this Record)302

‘The Lido Bandstand plays host to a wide range of free live music and entertainment throughout the year with something to suit all.’ The History of The Lido includes: The creation of a new Band Enclosure which ‘cost £25,000 and seated 2184 people. It was opened on 1st August 1925 and the Royal Engineers Band were the first to perform’; Then ‘interest in band music declined and eventually in 1957 the site was converted into an unheated swimming pool and renamed the Lido’; ‘In the Winter of 1989/90 the pool was finally built over and the present day Family Entertainment Centre was developed on the site’; ‘From 2015 onwards the bandstand has been brought back to life with varied programmes of live entertainment held throughout the summer each year’.

Category Worthing
@ Worthing Lido
VISITS (to Website)50
VIEWS (of this Record)130

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