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!

October 2019 – April 2020

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) Bruch: Eight Pieces for Clarinet, Viola & Piano: No. 6 ‘Nachtgesang’ Farrenc: [...]
Concert: Diana Brekalo (piano)
Thu 14 November 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Diana Brekalo (piano) R. Schumann: Papillons, Op. 2 Clara Wieck: from “Soirees musicales”, Op. 6: No. 1 Toccatina & No. 2 Notturno Clara Wieck: Scherzo [...]
Concert: Harrow Philharmonic Choir
Sat 16 November 2019 @ 7:30 pm
For details see Harrow Philharmonic Choir website
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)
Harrow Borough Police and Community Christmas Carol Service
Wed 11 December 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
All are welcome to this carol service for the police and community of Harrow.
Concert: Adrienne Walters (Soprano)
Thu 12 December 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Adrienne Walters (soprano) Mozart: Alleluia (from Exsultate Jubilate) Carol: Once in royal David’s city Handel: The Harmonious Blacksmith (piano solo) Mahler: Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen [...]
Carols by Candlelight
Sun 22 December 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A traditional celebration with Bible readings and carols. All welcome.
Family Carol Service
Tue 24 December 2019 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Christmas Day worship
Wed 25 December 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
As well as the Festival Eucharist at 11.30 pm on Christmas Eve, there is a sung Eucharist at 10 am on Christmas Day. There’s no [...]
Concert: Dominika Rosiek (violin) and Miho Sanou (piano)
Thu 23 January 2020 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Dominika Rosiek (violin) and Miho Sanou (piano) Brahms: Sonata Op. 78 No. 1 in G major for Violin and Piano P.de Sarasate: Playera Clara Schumann: [...]
Concert: Valentin Schiedermair (piano)
Thu 6 February 2020 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Valentin Schiedermair (piano) William Byrd: Coranto (from the Fitzwilliam Virginal Book) Anon: Muscadin; The Irish Ho-Hoane Bach: Bist Du bei mir, BWV 508; Partita No. [...]
Concert: Joanne Rozario (clarinet) and Mark Nixon (piano)
Thu 20 February 2020 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Joanne Rozario (clarinet) and Mark Nixon (piano) Paul Reade: Excerpts from The Victorian Kitchen Garden Suite: 1 Prelude; 4 Exotica; 5 Summer Claude Debussy: Première [...]
Concert: Yuki Negishi (piano)
Thu 5 March 2020 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Yuki Negishi (piano) Beethoven: Bagatelles, Op. 126 Nos. 4-6 Haydn: Variations in F minor, Hob. XVI-6 Beethoven: Sonata in F major, Op. 10, No. 2 [...]
Harrow Philharmonic Choir: Concert
Thu 5 March 2020 @ 7:30 pm
Glories of the Baroque: Pergolesi: Magnificat Scarlatti: St Cecilia Mass Details
We regret to announce that this concert has been cancelled.
Cancelled: Concert: Niel du Preez (piano)
Thu 2 April 2020 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
We regret that this concert has had to be cancelled. Niel du Preez (piano) J. S. Bach: English Suite No. 4, BWV 809, in F [...]
Cancelled: Stainer’s Crucifixion
Fri 10 April 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cancelled: Stainer's Crucifixion
We regret to announce that this year’s performance of The Crucifixion by John Stainer has had to be cancelled.