Events & Concerts

General Information

Welcome to our Events and Concerts area. Here, you can find out about what’s happening at St. John’s.

If you are looking for information on our worship, please visit our Worship Services area, where you can find our service times, styles, and locations. Any variations from the regular pattern appear on this page.


St John’s Church has held fortnightly lunch-time concerts since 1975. Concerts are held on alternate Thursdays throughout most of the year with breaks at Christmas, Easter and the summer. Please check this calendar for the next few dates (and programmes, when available).

Light refreshments are available from 11.45am and the concert begins at 12.30pm. There is usually an interval and the concert finishes at around 1.45pm.

Admission is free but there is a collection on the way out to cover expenses. Please come and join us!

October – December 2019

Concert: Plaegan Piano Trio
Thu 17 October 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
The Plaegan Piano Trio: Helen Sills (violin) Michael Nebe (cello) Alan Brown (piano) Beethoven: Piano Trio op.11 Shostakovitch: Piano Trio no.1 in C minor op. [...]
Concert: The Max Bruch Trio
Thu 31 October 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
The Max Bruch Trio: Alison Eales (piano) Mark Lacey (clarinet) Robert Puzey (piano)
Concert: An-Ting Chang (piano)
Thu 14 November 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
An-Ting Chang (piano) Robert Schumann: Papillons, Op. 2 Louis-Claude Daquin: Le Coucou (The Cuckoo) Enrique Granados: Quejas, ó la Maja y el Ruiseñor (The Maiden [...]
Concert: The Nonesuch Orchestra
Thu 28 November 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
The Nonesuch Orchestra Grace Williams: Sea Sketches for String Orchestra (1944) Arnold Schoenberg: Verklärte Nacht (revision in 1943)
Concert: Adrienne Walters and Gergely Kaposi
Thu 12 December 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Adrienne Walters (soprano) and Gergely Kaposi (piano/organ)