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!

(Please note that the Summer Concerts between Thursday 11 July and Thursday 12 September have been organised separately: (details here soon).)

September – October 2019

Concert: Warren Mailley-Smith (piano)
Sep 19 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm

Warren Mailley-Smith (piano)
Beethoven: Tempest Sonata
Liszt: Un Sospiro
Chopin: Barcarolle
Chopin: Bolero
Chopin: Ballade No. 3
Gottschalk: Souvenirs d’Andalousie

Concert: Mina Miletic (piano)
Oct 3 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm

Mina Miletic (piano)
Mozart: Fantasy D minor K397
Mozart: Sonata for piano in A major K331
Chopin: ‘Raindrop’ Prelude in D flat major Op. 28, No. 15
Debussy: Arabesque No. 1
Chopin: Etude in C minor Op. 10, No. 12
Debussy: Clair de lune
Chopin: Ballade in G minor Op. 23

Concert: Plaegan Piano Trio
Oct 17 @ 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. 8
Brahms: Piano Trio no.1 in B major op. 8