At the Open Meeting on 24th September 2015 members who were present were asked for a show of hands to indicate their preference for keeping concert dress for ladies the same as it is currently or to include the choice of wearing trousers. There were 27 votes for staying the same, 13 for the choice of trousers and 2 abstentions.
The majority decision was to keep formal concert dress the same as it is currently.
Angus Ross and Autumn (St. Mary’s) concerts
Gentlemen – black dinner jacket and trousers, white shirt, black bow tie.
Ladies – plain, full length black skirt and plain, long sleeved black top.
Dress to be advised at rehearsals.