Regular Concert Series

Welcome to the listing of regular concert and recital series. Many British cathedrals and town halls have weekly recitals, often at lunchtimes, for which we don't get precise details. You are particularly strongly advised to contact the venues in advance to check if you are making a special journey. For other concerts, events and details of how to include concerts in our listings, visit our Events and Concerts index page.

  • Blackburn Cathedral
    Most Wednesdays at 1pm, except Advent. Contact: 01254 51491.
  • Chester Cathedral
    Every Thursday at 1:10pm, for approximately 35 minutes. Contact: 01244 324756.
  • Chichester Cathedral
    Musical events at lunchtimes, often including organ recitals. For a precise timetable, see their website.
  • Edinburgh: St. Giles' Cathedral
    Frequent recitals from April to October, days vary so concerts are included in our monthly listings.
  • Huddersfield Town Hall
    Concerts roughly fortnightly on Mondays at 1pm. Precise details are given in our monthly listings. Lunches are available in Old Court Room from noon, and the venue has wheelchair access. Contact: 01484 223200.
  • Hull City Hall
    The first Wednesday of every month at 12:30pm. Contact the Box office for more details on 01482 226655.
  • Leeds Cathedral
    Most Thursdays at 1:10pm, with details on their website. Contact: 0113 244 8634.
  • London: St. Lawrence Jewry
    Recitals every Tuesday at 1pm for 45 minutes by Catherine Ennis and guests. Not Tuesdays after Christmas and Easter. Contact: 0207 600 9478.
  • London: St. Margaret Lothbury
    Recitals by Richard Townend and guests on the 1801 George Pike England organ, every Thursday at 1:10pm for 50 minutes. Not August, Maunday Thursday, or the first Thursday after Christmas and Easter. Free admission with retiring collection. Lunches available in the Parish Room from 12:45pm. Contact: 0207 589 1206.
  • London: St Martin's Dorking
    Recitals by Martin Ellis and guests on Thursdays at 1pm. Contact: 01306 876449
  • London: St. Michael's Cornhill
    Recitals by Jonathan Rennert and guests every Monday at 1pm for 50 minutes. Not August or public holidays. Contact: 0207 626 8841.
  • London: St. Paul's Cathedral
    Recitals every Sunday at 5pm for about 30 minutes, with free admission.Contact: 0207 236 6883 or see their website.
  • London: Southwark Cathedral
    Recitals every Monday with Peter Wright, Stephen Disley and guests at 1:10pm for 40 minutes. Not bank holidays, Holy Week or the week before Christmas. Contact: 0207 367 6700.
  • London: Temple Church
    Recitals most Wednesdays at 1:15 for 30 minutes. Contact: 0207 353 3470 or see their website.
  • London: Westminster Abbey
    Recitals every Sunday at 5:45pm for 35 minutes before the 6:30pm service. Contact: 0207 654 4854 or see their website.
  • London: Westminster Cathedral
    Recitals every Sunday at 4:45pm after Vespers with Martin Baker, Robert Quinney and guests. Contact: 0207 798 9057.
  • Newcastle: St Nicholas' Cathedral
    Most Mondays at 1pm. See their website for precise details.
  • Oxford: Magdalen College
    Recitals in the Chapel every Saturday at 5:25pm for half an hour preceding 6pm Choral Evensong.
  • Truro Cathedral
    Frequent concerts on Friday lunchtimes at 1:10pm. See their website for precise listings.
  • Warrington: St. Mary's Priory Church
    Concerts every Friday during term time at 12.35pm with free admission. For details contact director of music Michael Wynne at music@stmaryspriory.co.uk.
  • Wolverhampton: Civic Hall, North Street
    Concerts with a classical theme at 11am on the last Friday of every month on the dual purpose Compton. Free admission and refreshments at 10:40am. Cinema organ concerts are also held monthly on Saturdays. Contact the Box Office for more details: 01902 552121.