April 

 

May

Sunday 6th May
Sung Evensong at 4pm

The afternoon will start with Tea and Cake at 3.30pm

 

Friday May 11th

The 8th season of the Friday Music at Lunchtime Concerts begins with "A Celebration of Somerset Day"

Entertainement by Gibby Swaine, Sue Watts and the Stoggy Men and Tom Mayberry in a commemoration of the history and heritage of Somerset in music and readings.
Retiring collection includes their chosen charity: Halsway Manor - the National Centre for Folk Arts.
Doors open 12 Noon - performance from 12.45pm - 1.45pm.
Cold drinks are available - bring your sandwiches!
We look forward to welcoming you!  *Note the longer performance time

 

June

Sunday 3rd June
Sung Evensong at 4pm
celebrating Corpus Christi
followed by a Service of Benediction
The afternoon will start with Tea and Cake at 3.30pm

 

Friday 8th June

Music at Lunchtime - 12.45 - 1.30pm

"Advanced Musicians' Summer Recital"
The students of Richard Huish College
Retiring collection: Taunton Open Door

 

Forthcoming Plans:

 

Music at Lunchtime - 2018 Concert Programme
on the 2nd Friday of the month - May-November; 12.45 - 1.30pm

 

Friday 13th July - "In the company of Bach, Franck and Peeters"
Organist: Stephen Bell
Retiring collection: Musgrove Park Hospital League of Friends 'Bed Appeal'

and St John's Church

 

Friday 10th August - "The Muses Gardin for Delights"

 the title of the 1610 "book of ayres" by Robert Jones
Soprano: Mary Morgan + Lute: Steve Graham
Retiring collection: St Margaret's Hospice and St John's Church

 

Friday 14th September - "50th Golden Concert - Poetic Piano"

Pianist: Oana Dinea

Retiring collection: International Red Cross and St John's Church

 

Friday 12th October - "Lunchtime Interludes"
The musicians of Queen's College Taunton
Retiring collection: Freewheelers Emergency Voluntary Service 
and St John's Church

 

Friday 9th November - "A Showcase for Young Musicians"
The students of Wellington School

Retiring collection: The Archie Project, part of the Reminiscence Learning Dementia Charity and St John's Church

 

We look forward to welcoming old and new friends to this year's Concert series.

Doors open at 12 noon & cold drinks are available to have with your sandwiches

            

On the 13th October 2017, students from Queens College perform 'A Musical Feast' at that month's lunchtime concert.