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  • Our latest newsletter – review of 2018-19

    Margaret has been busy writing a bumper edition of our newsletter with lots of lovely pictures so please have a look. See our newsletter section for copies of this and previous years.

  • September 2019

    It’s the start of the new year here at Everyone Matters and we’ve certainly started as we mean to go on! Music Matters Our lecture-recital series started this month. It was such an amazing way to start the season as we had Margaret giving us such an interesting evening with her Clutter of Clarinets starting […]

  • August 2019

    As it’s summer, Margaret has been having a little rest before the next year comes in. However, she’s still been busy behind the scenes, organising lots of events coming up. Summer Music We did have one event this month. Charlotte Bartley, one of the Lakeside Clarinet Quartet who have performed for us a few times […]

  • July 2019

    It’s been a great month to finish the school year, with three big projects. Bromley Reform Synagogue concert and percussion side-by-side project We started off the month with a group of young musicians giving a family concert at the Bromley Reform Synagogue. The musicians, mostly university students that had worked with Margaret on  projects in […]

  • June 2019

    Midsummer Music The main event of this month was the glorious Midsummer Music on the 21st June. Prior to the big performance at Ripley Arts Centre, Margaret and her troop of musicians; Maya Magub, Jonathan Duke and Clara Heffes, gave concerts in three different care homes. On the Thursday, after a morning of rehearsals, they […]

  • May 2019

    Although May was a quieter month on the project front, our artistic director Margaret Archibald has been very busy behind the scenes. A big part of what’s been going on has been lots of meetings with various people. One exciting one was with Philip Emery about a possible pilot project in prisons. Despite the difficulties […]

  • April 2019

    Music Matters The last Music Matters of the season was held on the 2nd April. To finish off the season, the Lakeside Quartet performed a thrilling programme of dance music. The Lakeside Quartet is made up of four postgraduate students from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama; Hui Lam Lo, Charlotte Bartley, Clare McEvoy […]

  • January 2019

    We’ve now had two of our lecture-recitals in our Music Matters series. These are lovely evenings, where we are given an informal lecture about a specific area of music from an expert on that topic. Music, both recordings and live, is also always incorporated into the talk, which makes it so much more of an […]

  • Celebration Concert

    Margaret Archibald’s 65th birthday CELEBRATION CONCERT Monday 3 February 2014 7.30p.m. St Sepulchre without Newgate Margaret Archibald clarinet Julia Desbruslais ’cello John Flinders piano Programme: Première: from Suite“To my Father” Nick Planas for basset clarinet and piano Nick’s “Suite”, twenty years in the planning and written in tribute to his father Ted, is played tonight on […]

  • Mozart, Mellow Jazz and Metal at The Green Dragon

    Mozart, Mellow Jazz and Metal at The Green Dragon Perhaps it should be expected that an organisation calling itself “Everyone Matters” should embrace a wide range of musical tastes. This was certainly the case at our fundraiser on Saturday 15 December when we took over the room upstairs at the Green Dragon pub in Croydon’s […]