Concerts and events

Bach Vespers services

The remaining Bach Vespers event this year is:

Friday 25 October for Trinity XIX, cantata no. 49 Ich geh und suche mit Verlangen’. This will be part of our autumn concert at Lyme Regis Parish Church (please note, this date and venue are different from those previously published in our newsletter)

Our series of Bach Vespers services is made possible by a generous grant from the George Eyre Charitable Trust to help with expenses 


Autumn concert series

Sundays at 3pm
St Michael’s Parish Church, Lyme Regis
15 September – Andrew Caskie, organ
22 September – Ricky Romain, sitar
29 September – Flute Cake, flute trio
6 October – young organists learning under the Salisbury Diocese PipeUp! scheme
These events are free with a retiring collection

SWOS birthday event


The Organ in Concert

Friday 25 October at 7.30pm
Lyme Regis Parish Church (St Michael the Archangel)
Tickets £10 from Lyme Regis tourist information centre, Penny Black cafe (behind the post office) or on the door

Soloists Alex Davies & Peter Parshall
Soprano Chloe Stratta; bass Jim Wills
Ensemble directed by Judy Martin & Peter Lea-Cox; leader Johanna McWeeney

GF Handel
Organ Concerto no. 13 ‘The Cuckoo & the Nightingale’
Sinfonia ‘Arrival of the Queen of Sheba’
JS Bach
Cantata no. 49 ‘Ich geh und suche mit Verlangen’
Air from Suite no. 3 in D (‘Air on a G string’)
Sinfonia, Cantata no. 42.
J Haydn
Organ Concerto in C, Hob XVIII:1
GP Telemann
Concerto à 7 in Bb, 1st movement, arranged for two organs by Peter Lea-Cox