Events & Concerts

The church is currently open only for our 9 am Sunday Service (Morning Prayer/A Service of the Word). This starts on Sunday 26 July and will be weekly until Sunday 27 September. After that we may be able to have other activities, subject to the guidance at the time.
For details of our worship, including on-line services, please see our Worship Services page.


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.

Concerts

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!

January – August 2019

United Service at St Mary’s, Harrow on the Hill
Sun 20 January 2019 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Please join the churches of Central Harrow for their annual united service: this year it’s at St Mary’s, Harrow on the Hill. There won’t be [...]
Messy Church
Sun 27 January 2019 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Messy Church is church for all ages with a difference. Join us for crafts, songs, stories, food, and to explore the Christian faith together! Messy [...]
Concert: Dominika Rosiek (violin) and Miho Sanou (piano)
Thu 31 January 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Dominika Rosiek (violin) and Miho Sanou (piano) Dvorak: Three Romantic Pieces, op. 75 F. Drdla: Souvenir Bartok: Romanian Folk Dances Beethoven: Sonata for violin and [...]
Joanne Rozario (clarinet) and Yukiko Shinohara (piano) For clarinet and piano: Graham Lyons: Sonata for clarinet and piano Gerald Finzi: Five bagatelles for clarinet and [...]
Messy Church
Sun 24 February 2019 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Messy Church is church for all ages with a difference. Join us for crafts, songs, stories, food, and to explore the Christian faith together! Messy [...]
Concert: Odinn Baldvinsson (flute) and Mayumi Iida (piano)
Thu 28 February 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Odinn Baldvinsson (flute) and Mayumi Iida (piano)
Concert: Haruko Seki (piano)
Thu 14 March 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Haruko Seki (piano) Schubert: Impromptu in G flat major Op. 90, No. 3 Beethoven: Sonata in C minor Op. 10, No. 1 Ireland: Decorations: (1) [...]
Messy Church
Sun 24 March 2019 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Messy Church is church for all ages with a difference. Join us for crafts, songs, stories, food, and to explore the Christian faith together! Messy [...]
Concert: Haley Myles (piano)
Thu 28 March 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Haley Myles (piano) Chopin Mazurkas, Op. 17 Chopin Preludes, Op. 28
Concert: Nigel Blomiley (cello) and Jessica Zhu (piano)
Thu 11 April 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Nigel Blomiley (cello) and Jessica Zhu (piano) Dvorak: Sonatine in G major, Op. 100 Dvorak: Waldesruhe Dvorak: Rondo Chopin: Sonata in G minor for Cello [...]
Palm Sunday procession and Eucharist
Sun 14 April 2019 @ 9:50 am – 11:20 am
We meet by Katy’s statue at the junction of St Ann’s Road and Station Road carrying palm branches and palm crosses to celebrate Jesus riding [...]
Stainer’s Crucifixion
Fri 19 April 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Stainer's Crucifixion
The Choir of St John’s, with other local singers, will perform The Crucifixion, by John Stainer, on Good Friday, 19 April, at 7 pm. Leaving [...]
Easter Day Festival Eucharist
Sun 21 April 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Come and join us for our Eucharist to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.
Messy Church
Sun 28 April 2019 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Messy Church is church for all ages with a difference. Join us for crafts, songs, stories, food, and to explore the Christian faith together! Messy [...]
Concert: Phillip Dyson (piano)
Thu 9 May 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Phillip Dyson (piano) Beethoven: Appassionata Sonata, Op. 57, 1st mvt (Allegro assai) Erik Satie: Je te veux Irving Berlin/Mayerl: Cheek to Cheek Jerome Kern/Mayerl: Smoke [...]
Memorial Service (no 6 pm service)
Sun 12 May 2019 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
This service (to which those who have been bereaved in the past 12 months are particularly invited, but to which all are welcome) will be [...]
Concert: Nguyen The Cuong Quoc (piano)
Thu 23 May 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Nguyen The Cuong Quoc (piano) (Please note that the piano trio led by Björn Kleiman is unable to play at this concert. Apologies). Thomas Adès: [...]
Messy Church
Sun 26 May 2019 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Messy Church is church for all ages with a difference. Join us for crafts, songs, stories, food, and to explore the Christian faith together! Messy [...]
Piano recital by David Degen
Sat 1 June 2019 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
A programme of light music including Jazz, songs from the musicals and the Sound of Music
Concert: Johan Hugosson (piano)
Thu 6 June 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Johan Hugosson (piano) Schubert: Four Impromptus, Op. 90 and some works composed by Johan Hugosson
Concert: Greta Åstedt (piano)
Thu 20 June 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Greta Åstedt (piano) Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 2, No. 1 W. Peterson-Berger: Sommarsång E. Satie: Gnossienne 1 G. Fauré: Romance [...]
Messy Church
Sun 30 June 2019 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Messy Church is church for all ages with a difference. Join us for crafts, songs, stories, food, and to explore the Christian faith together! Messy [...]
Paula Martinez (violin) Danilo Mascetti (piano) Bach: Toccata in D Major, BWV 912, for piano Bach: Partita in D minor for violin Stravinsky/Agosti: Firebird: Danse [...]
Summer lunch-time concert
Thu 11 July 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
These summer concerts are organised by Nina Kopparhed. Thurs 11 July: David Arditti: Composer’s concert Thurs 18 July: Mark Wilson (violin) and Alex Wallace (piano) [...]
Summer lunch-time concert
Thu 18 July 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
These summer concerts are organised by Nina Kopparhed. Thurs 11 July: David Arditti: Composer’s concert Thurs 18 July: Mark Wilson (violin) and Alex Wallace (piano) [...]
Summer lunch-time concert
Thu 25 July 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
These summer concerts are organised by Nina Kopparhed. Thurs 11 July: David Arditti: Composer’s concert Thurs 18 July: Mark Wilson (violin) and Alex Wallace (piano) [...]
Summer lunch-time concert
Thu 1 August 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
These summer concerts are organised by Nina Kopparhed. Thurs 11 July: David Arditti: Composer’s concert Thurs 18 July: Mark Wilson (violin) and Alex Wallace (piano) [...]
Summer lunch-time concert
Thu 8 August 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
These summer concerts are organised by Nina Kopparhed. Thurs 11 July: David Arditti: Composer’s concert Thurs 18 July: Mark Wilson (violin) and Alex Wallace (piano) [...]
Summer lunch-time concert
Thu 15 August 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
These summer concerts are organised by Nina Kopparhed. Thurs 11 July: David Arditti: Composer’s concert Thurs 18 July: Mark Wilson (violin) and Alex Wallace (piano) [...]
Summer lunch-time concert
Thu 22 August 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
These summer concerts are organised by Nina Kopparhed. Thurs 11 July: David Arditti: Composer’s concert Thurs 18 July: Mark Wilson (violin) and Alex Wallace (piano) [...]