Concerts at First Church

2019-2020 Season Overview

We are happy to announce the 2019–2020 series of Concerts at First Church. Watch this space for more complete information.

CONGREGATIONAL CONCERTS – Sundays at 4pm, *unless noted otherwise

22 Sep – Derek Nickels, organist

17 Nov – Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Mass in G Minor

15 Dec – Christmas Festival of Lessons and Carols

1 Mar – Fireworks for Brass and Organ: Gladden Brass Ensemble and Kevin Jones, organist 

*19 Apr – Organist Clark Wilson accompanies Cecil B. DeMille’s silent film King of Kings (7.30pm)

5 May – First Church Choir CD release concert

FIRST TUESDAYS – Tuesdays at 12.15pm

1 Oct – Thomas Reed, clarinetist

5 Nov – G. Dene Barnard, organist

4 Feb – Brahms Liebeslieder Waltzes, Op. 52

3 Mar – Bach’s Birthday Concert: Amy Guitry, baroque flute, and Kevin Jones, harpsichordist

CHORAL EVENSONG – Sundays at 4pm

15 Sep – Jones “Gladden”; Hoiby

20 Oct – Leighton; Howells “Worcester”

17 Nov – Caracciolo; Caracciolo in A

19 Jan – Sumsion; Howells “St. Paul’s”

16 Feb – Rose; Sowerby in E Minor

15 Mar – Morley; Purcell in G Minor

3 May – Rose; Howells “Worcester”

MUSIC IN LITURGY

24 Dec – Carols by David Willcocks – 10.30pm

10 Apr – Schütz Johannespassion – 7.30pm