Churchill Music!UK Registered Charity No 1121866
Patron: Peter Donohoe CBE

"We thoroughly enjoyed playing for Churchill Music! - fantastic atmosphere, and wonderful audience that we felt were so willing to be drawn into our performance, making it a real joy to bring to life some of the best chamber music repertoire there is."
Jane Gordon - Rautio Piano Trio

For more information on any of the events listed below, click on the title of the event.

You can also see details of forthcoming events.

7.30pm, Saturday 1 July 2017
Trio Manouche
Fantastic swing band playing an exhilarating, foot-tapping set including Django Reinhardt classics and original compositions

7.30pm, Saturday 29 April 2017
Cadran Trio
Former winner of Churchill Young Musician of the Year makes a triumphant return to Churchill with fellow graduates of the Guildhall School of Music & Drama

7.30pm, Friday 28 April 2017
Pelléas Ensemble
A brilliant Flute, Harp and viola trio praised for their 'captivating vitality'.

7.30pm, Friday 28 April 2017
Pelléas Ensemble
A brilliant Flute, Harp and viola trio praised for their 'captivating vitality'.

7.30pm, Saturday 25 March 2017
Carducci String Quartet
A return visit to Churchill Music by one of today's most successful string quartets

6.00pm, Monday 30 January 2017
Churchill Young Musician of the Year 2017
10th Anniversary of the ever popular competition to select the young musician of the year

6.30pm, Friday 9 December 2016
Young Composers' Showcase 2016
Seventh year of our flagship event featuring performance of works on a dance theme composed by local students

7.30pm, Saturday 3 December 2016
Epiphoni Consort A festive candlelit concert in the atmospheric surroundings of St. John's Church
A unique programme of Advent and Christmas music performed 'A Cappella' by award winning Chamber Choir

7.30pm, Saturday 1 October 2016
Nicholas McCarthy, One-handed pianist
International performer, broadcaster and inspirational educationalist

7.30pm, Saturday 25 June 2016
John Etheridge's Sweet Chorus trio with Vimala Rowe
A must for all fans of melodically based inspired, swinging acoustic jazz

7.30pm, Saturday 23 April 2016
Wakeford Thomas Duo
Operatic flavours and British composers - perfect for a St.George's day concert

7.30pm, Saturday 27 February 2016
Onyx Brass
"The classiest brass ensemble in Britain"

6.00pm, Monday 25 January 2016
Churchill Young Musician of the Year 2016
Annual showcase for exceptional young musical talent.

7.30pm, Friday 4 December 2015
Classic Buskers with Neil Henry, Magician
Musical virtuosity and unbelievable magic combined for a fun pre-Christmas evening of entertainment.

7.30pm, Saturday 3 October 2015
Aquinas Piano Trio
Three great players; three magnificent composers!

7.30pm, Saturday 20 June 2015
The Songs, Wit and Life of Dory Previn
Kate Dimbleby and Naadia Sheriff bring to life the songs and wit of songwriter, Dory Previn

7.30pm, Saturday 18 April 2015
Peter Donohoe, Piano
World renowned pianist and patron of Churchill Music! Peter Donohoe returns to perform a works by three of the greatest composers of the Victorian era

7.30pm, Saturday 7 March 2015
Vida Guitar Quartet
This sparkling guitar quartet with vitality and spontaneity will weave a rich tapestry of colour guaranteed to hold the audience spellbound.

6.00pm, Monday 26 January 2015
Churchill Young Musician of the Year 2015
Advanced music students at Churchill Academy compete for title, 'Churchill Young Musician of the Year'

7.30pm, Saturday 6 December 2014
Graffiti Classics
A comedy Cabaret String Quartet

7.30pm, Saturday 4 October 2014
Galliard Ensemble - Wind Quintet
Lively, entertaining and with a distinctive performance style, the Galliard has thrilled audiences wherever they perform making this a compelling date in your social calendar!

7.30pm, Saturday 21 June 2014
Buffalo Gals
One of the country's favourite Old Time folk bands

7.30pm, Friday 20 June 2014
The songs, wit and life of Dory Previn
Kate Dimbleby and Naadia Sheriff bring to life the songs and wit of songwriter, Dory Previn

7.30pm, Saturday 26 April 2014
Christine Stevenson, piano
An evening of sumptuous piano solos

7.30pm, Saturday 15 March 2014
Carducci String Quartet
The Carducci String Quartet is recognised as one of today’s most successful string quartets, performing over 90 concerts worldwide each year.

6.00pm, Monday 27 January 2014
Churchill Young Musician of the Year 2015
With delicious nibbles in the interval this popular event will not only warm even the chilliest winter evening but it has become a high spot in our music calendar!

7.30pm, Saturday 7 December 2013
A Splash of Red!
An evening of music, fine wines and canapés with the Ellipsis Wind Ensemble

7.30pm, Saturday 12 October 2013
Aquinas Piano Trio
One of Britain's most sought-after piano trios

7.30pm, Saturday 22 June 2013
Joe Stilgoe Jazz Trio
Joe's singing, piano-playing and sense of humour have made him a favourite at the UK's top jazz clubs

7.30pm, Saturday 27 April 2013
Peter Donohoe CBE and Tim Hugh
Two fine internationally renowned musicians - one incredible concert! Reach for your diary now!

7.30pm, Saturday 23 February 2013
Badke Quartet
A sumptuous evening of music by Haydn, Britten and Brahms

6.00pm, Monday 28 January 2013
Churchill Young Musician of the Year 2013
The standard is high, the atmosphere thrilling and the adjudication is lively and informative - an evening to cherish and support the most talented musicians at Churchill Academy.

7.30pm, Saturday 1 December 2012
Sparks from The Same Flame
Thomas Hewitt Jones and Matt Harvey provide a double bill of words and music!

7.30pm, Saturday 6 October 2012
Iuventus Ensemble
A rousing programme of works by Brahms, Weber and Mozart to launch Churchill Music!'s 2012/13 season

4.30pm, Sunday 8 July 2012
Grand Finale concert: 6 choirs, and the world premiere of The Same Flame, under the baton of David Ogden
Finale of Churchill Music!'s Summer Festival of Song incorporating the world premiere of a specially commissioned work inspired by the Olympian ideals, Respect, Excellence, Friendship, Courage, Determination, Inspiration and Equality.

1.50pm, Saturday 7 July 2012
Come and Sing!
Open to everyone everywhere who enjoys/thinks they might enjoy singing.

7.45pm, Friday 6 July 2012
Summer Festival of Song opening concert with David Ogden and the Exultate Singers .
Exultate Singers - Bristol's accomplished chamber choir launches Churchill Music's Summer Festival of Song

7.30pm, Saturday 12 May 2012
Opus 1 Piano Trio
Glorious programme of piano trio works by Beethoven Haydn and Schumann performed by Sarah Bitlloch, violin; Amy Norrington, 'cello; and Daniel Tong, piano

7.30pm, Saturday 10 March 2012
Metropolitan Brass
A brass quintet to thrill and inspire you!

6.00pm, Monday 30 January 2012
Churchill Young Musician of the Year competition 2012
The standard is high, the atmosphere thrilling and the adjudication is lively and informative - an evening to cherish and support the most talented musicians at Churchill Academy.

7.30pm, Saturday 3 December 2011
Pluck - Musical Arson!
Pluck is the comedy string trio who are astounding audiences all over the world with their spoof concerts which combine music, comedy, and theatre in equal measure.

10.30am, Saturday 22 October 2011
Autumn Winds - interactive, lively concert especially for families with young children
Introduce your children to the fascinating world of the wind instrument at this interactive and lively children's concert.

7.30pm, Saturday 8 October 2011
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Chamber Players
BSO Chamber Players launch Churchill Music!'s new season with a sumptuous programme of chamber music by Haydn, Mozart and Brahms.

7.30pm, Saturday 25 June 2011
Jacqui Dankworth Quartet
Jacqui Dankworth, the imaginative, moving, and adventurous vocalist in concert with her brother Alec and other outstanding musicians, Chris Allard and Roy Dodds.

7.30pm, Saturday 7 May 2011
Gemma Rosefield and Simon Lepper
If you ever get the chance to hear Gemma Rosefield and Simon Lepper, Seize it with both hands!

7.30pm, Saturday 12 February 2011
Carducci Quartet
A sumptuous feast of glorious string quartets to warm the soul on a February evening

7.30pm, Saturday 4 December 2010
Four-Mation
From Byrd to the Beatles - this stellar vocal quartet with a sense of humour the size of Saturn will transport you into another universe!

10.30am, Saturday 9 October 2010
New! Children's Concert
An interactive programme of lively music specially designed to enthuse, amuse and inspire our Primary school age children.

7.30pm, Saturday 2 October 2010
Aquinas Piano Trio
One of the country's most exciting young piano trios

7.30pm, Saturday 26 June 2010
Harry the Piano
"Musically, instrumentally, there is one guy who I think is brilliant - it is the one word... it is the Harry word.. You can't be a pianist and not be a fan of Harry Harris" Iain Burnside, BBC Radio 3 Sunday June 28th 2009

7.30pm, Saturday 15 May 2010
Heath Quartet
Stunning repertoire by Haydn, Martinu and Beethoven performed by this YCAT Quartet

7.30pm, Saturday 6 March 2010
Majestic Brass
One of the finest young brass ensembles in the UK will raise the roof of St. John's with ease!

7.30pm, Saturday 5 December 2009
Affectionately, Wolfgang
Join internationally-acclaimed mezzo Teresa Shaw, violinist Naomi Rump and pianist, William Ings for a scintillating evening of Mozart's music and words as told by his women!

7.30pm, Saturday 10 October 2009
Barbirolli Quartet with Timothy Orpen, Clarinet
Churchill Music! launch their new season with a quartet of "forthright, full-blooded musicians, afraid of nothing" The Times, with Timothy Orpen, clarinet, to perform Mozart's glorious Clarinet Quintet in A major K 581

7.30pm, Saturday 20 June 2009
Sweet Chorus
Quite simply a 'must' for all fans of melodically based inspired, swinging acoustic jazz.

7.30pm, Saturday 9 May 2009
Aquinas Piano Trio
Haydn, Debussy and Schubert performed by the Aquinas Piano Trio will fill the rafters of this beautiful country church bedecked with works of art to celebrate North Somerset Arts Week

7.30pm, Saturday 28 February 2009
New London Chamber Ensemble
The New London Chamber Ensemble will perform a programme featuring works from the finest centrepieces of the chamber music repertoire with presentations designed to entertain, surprise and enthrall.

6.00pm, Monday 26 January 2009
Churchill Young Musician of the Year competition
10 finalists compete for: The title, 'Churchill Young Musician of the Year', a cash prize and a fantastic performance opportunity; Churchill Music! Audience Trophy; and Churchill Music! Junior Trophy

7.30pm, Saturday 6 December 2008
Lizst in Petticoats
With scorching repertoire from a truly romantic pianist, Clara Rodriguez, actress, Karin Fernald, narrates the extraordinary and often amusing moments in the life of Venezuela's famous child prodigy pianist and composer, Teresa Carreño.

7.30pm, Saturday 27 September 2008
Carducci Quartet
The Carducci String Quartet will open our new season with a performance that combines stylish elegance with passionate commitment.

3.00pm, Sunday 22 June 2008
Laudibus
The full choir of 16 outstanding young singers from the National Youth Choir of Great Britain with director, Mike Brewer bringing together the whole community

7.30pm, Saturday 19 April 2008
Double Cream
Eden Stell Guitar Duo with Alice Murray, Soprano and Peter Foggitt, piano

7.30pm, Saturday 1 March 2008
Stenzl Piano Duo
'Dazzling synchronisation of four hands and twenty fingers' Kölnische Rundschau. Their programme includes a work by Wilhelm Wilms (1772 - 1847) which we believe will be the UK Premiere.

7.30pm, Saturday 1 December 2007
The Humour of Hoffnung
Annetta Hoffnung returns to give further insight into her husband's humour and artistry in an evening of art and music.

7.30pm, Saturday 13 October 2007
Royal College of Music String Band
Highly talented students from the Royal College of Music, will perform Elgar's 'Serenade for Strings' and 'Elegy' to celebrate the composer's 150th anniversary, Tchaikovsky's 'Souvenir de Florence' and Vivaldi's Double 'Cello Concerto to name but a few.

7.30pm, Saturday 23 June 2007
Two Jazz Giants In Concert
This incredible duo offers a tantalisingly special opportunity to hear two great musicians perform live music that is life-affirming, accessible and totally charming.

7.30pm, Saturday 12 May 2007
The Rautio Piano Trio
Emerging as one of the finest young ensembles of its generation, the trio will perform sumptuous works by Schubert, Haydn and Ravel

7.30pm, Saturday 3 March 2007
Laudibus Octet
A rare chance to hear this vibrant prize winning choir, all of whom are former members of the National Youth Choir of Great Britain, particularly noted for the original recording of Karl Jenkins' The Armed Man : A Mass for Peace

7.30pm, Saturday 2 December 2006
Rhythm and Rhyme
Traditionally, a time for exploring new boundaries with the accent on humour. Performance Poet and BBC Radio 4 presenter, Matt Harvey, with composer/pianist, Peter Foggit's 'fire-breathing vituosity' will do just that.

7.30pm, Saturday 7 October 2006
Bochmann Quartet
A sumptuous programme of works by Mozart, Boccherini, Puccini and Schubert.

7.30pm, Saturday 24 June 2006
The Cartledge:Preiss:Haward Trio
An electrifying programme from this award-winning flute, guitar and bass trio, from swing to samba and from classical to jazz.

7.30pm, Saturday 29 April 2006
The Farr Ensemble
Two BBC Young Musician of the Year finalists and a scintillating cellist performing works by Brahms, Beethoven and Rota to name but a few

7.30pm, Saturday 25 February 2006
The Eden:Stell Guitar Duo
Returning for an unprecedented fifth appearance, Mark Eden and Chris Stell entertain with dazzling virtuoso guitar brilliance.

7.30pm, Saturday 3 December 2005
Sacred & Profane
Let your heart beat to Handel, your soul sing to Saint Saens and be revitalised by Vivaldi and Paganini

7.30pm, Saturday 8 October 2005
London Soloists Ensemble
Can you bear to miss an evening of such masterpieces as Brahms' Piano Quintet in F minor, Beethoven's great C minor Piano Trio and his rarely performed Eyeglass duo?