The busiest promoter of classical music in Ipswich

 

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE:

All planned concerts are currently under review. Unfortunately we can confirm that we have postponed the following:

ST MATTHEW PASSION (originally scheduled 4th April)

has been rescheduled to 20th March 2021. If you have purchased tickets personally from St Mary-le-Tower you may either claim a refund or if you wish to carry forward your ticket to 2021, please pop into the parish office when safe to do so and your ticket will be stamped to indicate is is valid for next year’s concert.
If you purchased tickets from online Ticketsource, please contact Ticketsource for advice on obtaining a refund, or, alternatively present your ticket(s) at the office (including by post with a stamped addressed envelope) where your tickets will be stamped to indicate validity for the rescheduled concert on 20th March 2021 and returned to you.

MAYOR’S CHARITY CONCERT (originally scheduled for 6th April)

is cancelled.  More details regarding tickets and/or the possibility of an alternative date will be posted in due course.

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St Mary-le-Tower offers two series of lunchtime concerts a year, from May to October and in December, leading up to Christmas. Each concert begins at 1.10pm and finishes at c. 1.55pm. Concerts feature a variety of instrumentalists, singers and ensembles offering a varied programme of music throughout each series.

Light refreshments consisting of tea, coffee, rolls and biscuits are offered from 12.20pm.
Admission is free with a retiring collection.

Other concerts happen regularly throughout the year, including those given by the Tower Chamber Choir.

Lunchtime Concerts:

The 49th Summer Concert Series will begin early  5 May 2020

Date

Performers

Instrument/Repertoire

5 May

Christine Stevenson

Piano

12 May

David Poulter

Organ

19 May

Ipswich School

Music Scholars from Ipswich School

26 May

Dan Joy & William Saunders

Tenor & Piano

     

2 June

Brenda Dykes & Christopher Moore

Flute & Piano

9 June

Thomas Hawkes

Organ

16 June

Melanie Woodcock

Cello

23 June

Matthew Heyburn

Piano

30 June

Jonas Stonkus

Accordion

     

7 July

William Saunders

Organ

14 July

Gretel Dowdeswell

Piano

21 July

Oliver Pigram

Clarinet

28 July

William Dore

Organ

     

4 Aug

Esther Kim

Violin

11 Aug

George Cook

Voice

18 Aug

William Saunders & Joel Cooper

Organ & Trumpet

25 Aug

Adam Chillingworth

Organ

     

1 Sept

Duke Dobing & Caroline Finlay

Flute & Piano

8 Sept

David Newsholme

Organ

15 Sept

Kathryn Parry

Violin

22 Sept

Jonathan Hanley & Gavin Roberts

Voice

29 Sept

Mary Pells

Cello

     

6 Oct

Andrew Leach

Piano

13 Oct

William Baldry

Organ

Forthcoming Concerts

Forthcoming concerts with visiting Choirs/Musicians

 

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