Lunchtime Recital Carousel

The Tuesday Lunchtime Recital Summer programme commences on Tuesday 14th April 2020.

Unless specified otherwise, Lunchtime Recitals take place on Tuesdays at 1 pm in the Abbey.

Recitals last approx 40 minutes. Admission is free with a retiring collection.

Do come and enjoy high-quality performances in the beautiful surroundings of Romsey Abbey. All welcome.

If you are interested in giving a recital please contact the Parish Office (


Tuesday 14th April 2020, 1 pm

Helena Mole – violin

A programme including Sibelius’ Violin Concerto (1st movement) and Ysayë’s  Sonata No.2 for solo violin.


Tuesday 21st April 2020, 1 pm

Humoresque – String Quartet
A performance of Dvoraks’s American String Quartet.


Tuesday 28th April 2020, 1 pm

A programme of music for two pianos.


Tuesday 5th May 2020, 1 pm

Ivan Hovorun -Piano
A recital by the Ukrainian concert pianist Ivan Hovorun.


Tuesday 12th May 2020, 1 pm

The Royal Marines School of Music
A recital by the choir and musicians of the Royal Marines School of Music.


Tuesday 26th May 2020, 1 pm

Martin Smith – Euphonium & Chris Coote – Piano


Tuesday 9th June 2020, 1 pm

Richard Edwards – Baritone


Tuesday 16th June 2020, 1 pm

Jeffrey Williams  – Organ


Tuesday 23rd June 2020, 1 pm

Christine Lewry – Soprano & Jenny Broome – Harp


Tuesday 30th June, 1 pm

Yoon Seok Shin – Piano
A return visit by the South Korean British based concert pianist.


Saturday 4th July to Sunday 19th July 2020

The Abbey will host four lunchtime recitals during the 2020 Romsey Festival.