Music at St Mary's

St Mary's Choir

St Mary's choirSt Mary's choir is a friendly group of singers of mixed ages, which leads the worship at St Mary's.

We are keen to recruit further members. No auditions are necessary.

For further information please come to a practice any Friday in church at 8pm or contact any of the following:

Julian Zerfahs - Director of Music
Dave Miller - Organist
Oliver Mateley - Assistant Organist

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St Mary's recital programme

St Mary's is a popular venue for concerts in Potters Bar and a full programme is performed using local musicians. Our free Lunchtime Concerts have been running for more than 30 years and offer a popular programme of varied music and a light lunch on the first Tuesday of each month (lunches from noon, recital starts at 12:30, with lunches resuming afterwards).

Ashley Wagner Rarescale Quintessimo

The programme for 2023 is as follows:

7 February Catherine Wilmers & Jill Morton - Cello & piano
Saturday 4 March 2pm Children's piano recital
7 March Simon Pusey - Organ
4 April Joanna Lam, Joseph Dawson & Madeleine Dawson - Piano, violin & cello
2 May Pavlos Triantaris & Marily Kritikou - Organ & soprano
7:30pm Saturday 27 May Potters Bar Choral Society - Mozart Mass in C and Solemn Vespers
6 June Matthew Sear - Guitar
7:30pm Saturday 17 June Hertfordshire Philharmonia - Nielsen: Helios Overture; Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto; Sibelius: Symphony No 2
6pm Saturday 24 June Enfield and District Organists' Association - Members' concert
Sunday 2 July 2pm Children's piano recital
4 July Fumi Otsuki & Alvaro Siculiana - Violin & piano
7:30pm Saturday 8 July Hertfordshire Chorus - "Music for a summer's evening" including works by Vaughan Williams, Bach, MacMillan, Purcell, Barber, Górecki and Croad
7:30pm Saturday 15 July London City Quartet - Haydn Emperor Quartet and Dvorak American Quartet
1 August Jen Carter - Piano
5 September rarescale - flute ensemble
2pm Saturday 16 September Ilay Kenes & friends - Piano, Cello, Guitar and Percussion recital in support of the children of Ukraine
3 October Anthony Gritten - Organ
7 November Matthew Sear - Guitar
5 December Heather Hawkes & friends - Vocal & piano
Sunday 16 December 2pm Children's piano recital

Recitals are at 12:30pm unless otherwise stated.

Please contact Dave Miller for more information.

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