Saint John's

Catford & Downham Team Ministry

St John's Live

Enabling Live Music in the Parish Community of St John's

St John's Live is the umbrella for a number of recital series and individual concerts and events designed to bring as much live music to the community as possible. Please see the below links for details of individual series and concerts. 


Lunchtime Recitals | 2018/19 Season

We have an exciting series of lunchtime recitals. 

Click on the link below for details.

Lunchtime Recitals take a break during August 2019 but watch this space for details of our programme from September.



Final Recital of the 2017/18 Season

Concerts at St John's | February to July 2017

'Second Wednesday' Lunchtime Recitals

A series of short live concerts on the Second Wednesday of each month. 

Come and enjoy your lunch with a cup of tea or coffee listening to live music by local and national artists. Concerts start at 12:15pm (refreshments from 12:00) and last 30 minutes. 

Please see links for details:


'Sunday Service' Organ Series 

A series of different genres and types of organ music.

Performed as part of the music at the main Sung Eucharist each Sunday, this series showcases organ music of different styles and types played on the church's fine 1878 Alfred Hunter organ.

AUGUST 2016: British Composers' Series

1: Sunday 7 August

Before: Tranquillo ma con moto  Herbert Howells 

After:   Toccata in 7  John Rutter

2: Sunday 14 August

Before: Haven  Huw Morgan 

After:   Processional  William Mathias

3: Sunday 21 August

Before: Meditation on Jesu Dulcis Memoria  Nicholas Wibberley  

After:   Alla Marcia  John Ireland


4: Sunday 28 August

Before: Soliloquy  Healy Willan 

After:   Introduction, Fuge and Chorale on Veni Creator Spiritus  Roger Wibberley

DECEMBER 2016: Advent Bach Series

Details to follow

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