Lunchtime Concerts

Light lunches available from 12 noon, concert performances commence at 1.00pm

Admission by Programme - £5.00

Our 2016-17 series ended in June, us having enjoyed a wonderful array of Concerts during the previous months, and being able to support not only the Church funds but also a variety of charities month on month. After a break in July and August we commenced the 2017-18 series on 20th September with a Concert by Juniper Ensemble (Anna Rosa Mari - flute, and Eira Lynn Jones (Harp).   October 19th saw Edward Robinson (Baritone) and Dennis Tjiok (Piano) presenting a programme of folk music. Edward and Dennis are on a Folk Recital Tour covering the North West and the Midlands, and we were their second venue.

Chethams School of Music, Manchester ......Programme for Wednesday 15th November


Magnificat                                                                                                                                           Bach

Aria - Quia Respexit

Recitative and Aria from Marriage of Figaro                                                                         Mozart

Giunse alfin il momento

Deh vieni non tardar

Er, der Herrlichste von Allen                                                                                                        Schumann

Spring Sorrow                                                                                                                                    Ireland

Poor Wandering One from The Pirates of Penzance                                                         Gilbert and Sullivan

                                                Alaw Henderson – Voice

Kol Nidrei Op.47                                                                                                                               Bruc

                                                Anna Sanderson – Cello

Chanson de Nuit Op. 15 no.1                                                                                                      Elgar

Chanson de Matin Op. 15. no 2                                                                                                  Elgar

                                                Una Pavlovic-Alldridge – Violin

Sonata for Clarinet and Piano Op.167                                                                                      Saint-Saens

  1. Allegretto

4.    Molto Allegro

Sonatina                                                                                                                                              Horovitz

  1. Lento, quasi andante
  2. Con brio

Emma Howarth – Clarinet



Wednesday 17th January, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Lunchtime Concert
Kell Wind TrioAlastair Roberts / fluteGeoffrey Smith / clarinetIan Harvey / bassoon
Wednesday 21st February, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Lunchtime Concert
A piano recital by members of the McLachlan family
Wednesday 21st March, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Lunchtime Concert
A violin recital by William Chadwick / violin and Imy Luc / pianoStudents from the Royal Northern College of Music
Wednesday 18th April, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Lunchtime Concert
A piano recital by Leif Kanar-Lidstrom, a student of the Royal Northern College of Music
Wednesday 16th May, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Lunchtime Concert
Students from Chetham's School of Music, Manchester
Wednesday 20th June, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Lunchtime Concert
Students from Chetham's School of Music, Manchester
Prayer for the day
For the changing scene all around us as the leaves on the trees have virtually fallen, the gardens are lacking in much colour, and the allotments have yielded their harvest, yet despite the apparent lack of life as the trees and plants rest, there is still growth and colour as the winter plants and vegetables take their turn to show their own growing power.
Lunchtime Concerts

Our next Lunchtime Concert will be on Wed 17th January at 1:00pm with Kell Wind TrioAlastair Roberts / fluteGeoffrey Smith / clarinetIan Harvey / bassoon.

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Sunday 26th November
11:00am - Cafe Church
with Cassie Jennings