Music at Lunchtime - Going Virtual

St John's Church, Park Street, Taunton, TA1 4DG

14 Aug - 13 Nov 2020

Music at Lunchtime - Going Virtual


Friday 14th August
Organ Recital of English Music
Organist - Jonathan Delbridge

Rondeau from Abdelzaer - Purcell (1659-1695)
Salix from Plymouth Suite - Whitlock (1903-1946)
Voluntary Op. 1 no. 1 - Heron (1730-1795)
Hornpipe Humoresque - Rawsthorne (1929-2019)
Choral Song and Fugue - Wesley (1810-1876)
Cornet Piece in Bb - Burney (1726-1814)
Festival Voluntary Op. 87 - Peeters (1903-1986)
Nimrod from Enigma Variations - Elgar (1857-1934)
Pomp and Circumstance March no. 1 in D - Elgar (1857-1934)

Collection in aid of Somerset Churches Trust.

Watch the concert here

Friday 11th September
Magic and Passion from Eastern Europe
Elegance Duo - Yulia Northridge (Violin) and Ekateriana Shetliffe (Piano) will let you feel the warmth and mystery of Eastern Europe.

The music of Bartok, Dvorak, Mussorsky, and Gliere will be featured, with recordings from other concerts at various venues and a commentary by Elegance Duo.

Collection in aid of Devon & Somerset Air Ambulance Service and St. John's Church.

This concert will be available on YouTube - please see St John's Church website for updates.

Friday 9th October
Strings & Things

Queens College Musicians

Queen’s College students will be performing solo works on a variety of instruments under the direction of Ed Jenkins, The Director of Music at Queen’s College. Their concert will coincide with The Big Cake Day, the Nation Event for their chosen charity, 4 Louis, a charity that strives to support families coping with baby loss and still birth. 

Listeners will be invited to indulge by finding a scrumptious cake, pour a coffee and sit back, relax and listen to the pupils perform their chosen pieces.

This concert will be available on YouTube - please see St John's Church website for updates.


Friday 13th November
Advanced Musicians' Showcase
Wellington School students

An inspirational programme of music which celebrates musical diversity and excellence. The programme will feature a wide range of instruments, genres, ages, and stages.
Retiring collection in aid of Archie Project and St. Johns Church.

This concert is TBC - please see St John's Church website for updates.

Opening Hours

Friday 14th August 2020
Friday 11th September 2020
Friday 9th October 2020
Friday 13th November 2020

Concerts will be made availavble on YouTube - please see St John's Church website for updates



Donations welcomed

All the charities that were nominated for the live concerts will transfer to the virtual concerts. Donations may be made via Easy Fundraising (and searching for Concerts at St Johns Church, Taunton) or by sending a cheque to St John’s Church, Park Street, Taunton, made payable to PCC St John - Concert Account.


Music at Lunchtime - Going Virtual
St John's Church
Park Street
United Kingdom


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