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Bournemouth Electronic Organ Society

Telephone Number :  01202 676631/07779 391948

Email address :

Contact name :  Colin Ford

Venue address : Queen Elizabeth’s School , Blandford Road, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 4DT

About Bournemouth Electronic Organ Society

Formed in 1966, as the Bournemouth branch of The Hammond Organ Society under the chairmanship of Mr. Sydney Webb, the interest was such that by late 1967 it was becoming clear that the appointment of a committee was desirable.  The annual subscription at that time was set at 1 guinea for the first member with half a guinea for additional family members.  Meetings were held in hotels in the Bournemouth area.

At a committee meeting in 1976, a recommendation was put forward that the Society's name be changed, and at the AGM that year the current name of Bournemouth Electronic Organ Society was adopted. The new Society became autonomous at this time and free of any company association.

The move to the Allendale Centre in Wimborne took place on the 21st August 1979, with a membership of 145.  The membership currently stands at around 130, and in January 2016 we moved to a superb new venue at Queen Elizabeth's School.

The Society owes its thanks to all the past Chairmen, Secretaries, Treasurers and committee members for their commitment and dedication, also to all members and visitors who have loyally supported us, and the artistes who have given us so much pleasure in the past.

We continue to enjoy a healthy attendance and can guarantee an enthusiastic response for visiting artistes.  An invitation is warmly extended to visitors at each concert, pre-booking is not required.

The club normally meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm, doors open at 7pm.  

Subscription for 2018: £30.00

Members admission: Included in the subscription

Visitors admission: £5.00 (payable at the door)

Our Venue

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Bournemouth Electronic Organ Society's Concert Diary

February 27thPostponed (more details)


March 20thByron Jones B.E.M
May 15thKevin Grunill B.A. (Hons)
June 19thElizabeth Harrison
July 17thDirkJan Ranzijn
August 21stSteve Hubble
September 18thChris Powell
October 16thIan Griffin (more details)

Concert preceded by AGM

December 18thBrett Wales
January 15thDavid Harrild
February 19thMichael Wooldridge
March 19thChris Stanbury
April 16thAndrew Nix
May 21stRyan Edwards
June 18thIan House
August 20thPaul Carman
September 17thPete Shaw
October 15thDavid Thomas
October 22ndDirkJan Ranzijn (more details)


November 19thSteve Hubble
December 17thIan Griffin
December 15thChris Powell