main benefits of membership are:
Regular copies of our magazine JOURNAL
INTO MELODY which is published at least quarterly, usually
at the beginning of March, June, September and December.
Record Service which assists members to acquire recordings
by Robert Farnon and others - both new, and sometimes rare
and deleted discs.
Many CDs are offered at less than shop prices, and the combined
savings on several purchases during a year can often add up
to much more than the cost of our annual subscription.
Some CDs on offer come from various music publishers’ production
music libraries, and can only be obtained through us.
important performances of major works by Robert Farnon.
Details of new record releases - especially unusual or ‘hard-to-find’
issues from Britain and overseas.
The opportunity to contact other members world-wide sharing
A free advertisement service for members (through our magazine)
to help you to obtain records, tapes, etc.
Our magazine also carries articles about many leading figures
(both past and present) from the world of Light Music, with
detailed information on their recordings
meetings are held in London each year which give members
the chance to hear some music not generally available on commercial
You will also meet others who like the same kinds of music,
and have the chance to buy/sell/exchange records etc.
discography was completely revised
in 1996, covering Robert Farnon's recordings, compositions,
arrangements, film scores, etc.
Discs featuring music by Robert Farnon can be found on a separate
page within this website:
Compact Discs of
compositions and arrangements Conducted by Robert Farnon.
issue special CDs for our members,
and you’ll find details of those currently available elsewhere
in this web site.
Any queries should be addressed to
The Secretary of the Robert Farnon Society:
Stone Gables, Upton Lane,
Ilminster, TA19 0PZ,
RFS Record Service Contact:
18 Isis Close,
Whitney, Oxon, OX29 8JN,
Next London Meeting
"An afternoon of light music"
on Sunday May 11th. 2014
at The Lancaster Hall Hotel,
35 Craven Terrace,
London W2 3EL.
Doors open: 1.30pm,
Programme: 2pm - 6pm
The London Light Music Meetings Group has been formed
to continue to hold the meetings which were formerly organised
by the Robert Farnon Society.
Each of these will take the form of a Sunday afternoon event
during which recorded musical items will be presented and
discussed; they will be held in May and October of each year.
More information on the London
Light Music Meetings Group website
|To see reports of our
latest London Meetings,
please click here.
May and October 2013
May and October 2012
April and October 2011
April and November 2010
April and November 2009
April 2008 and November 2008
April 2006 and November 2006
April 2005 and November 2005
November 2004 and Spring 2004