Tuesday 26th November, 1pm Yoon Seok Shin – piano A recital programme including Haydn, Schubert, Chopin and Liszt. Haydn: Piano Sonata in F major, Hob:XVI/23 i) Allegro moderato ii) Adagio iii) Finale – Presto Schubert: Allegretto in C minor, D.915 Chopin: Nocturne in B flat minor, Op.9 No.1 Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No.13 in A minor, S244/13 Recitals last approx 40-45 minutes. Admission is free with a retiring collection. This is the last recital of 2019. The Spring recital series will resume in 2020. Thank you for all your support of the Autumn series and also to all the volunteers and performers.More »

Tuesday 12th November 2019, 1 pm Thomas Wharton – Cello Julian Williams – Piano Join us for our Tuesday Lunchtime Recital featuring Thomas, our vicar, and Julian Williams, formerly vicar of Rownhams & Nursling. The programme for Tuesday 12th November: Sicilienne – Maria Theresia von Paradis Elegy – Gabriel Faure Op. 24 Adagio affetuoso – from Brahms Sonata in F major Op. 99 Andante – from Sonata for cello and piano, Julian Williams Apres un Reve – Gabriel Faure Roumanian Folk Dances – Bela Bartok Adagio and Allegro – Robert Schumann Op. 70 . Admission is free. Retiring collection for the Friends of Romsey AbbeyMore »

The next Tuesday Lunchtime Recital is on Tuesday 15th October at 1pm with the Bryn Bridges Trio and guest EllaBeth Little on violin. Recital title ‘Classics and all that jazz’. Free with retiring collection. Recitals last approx. 40 minutes.More »

Tuesday 24th September 2019, 1 pm We welcome Christopher Dew to give our Tuesday Lunchtime Recital on the organ. The programme for 24th September is: Choral Song – S. S. Wesley Fantasia in F minor/major K. 594 – W.A. Mozart Air and Gavotte – Samuel Wesley Cantilena from 4 Original Pieces for Organ – Thomas Dunhill Gothic Suite : Leon Boellmann Chorale Menuet Gothique Priere a Notre-Dame Toccata . Recitals last approx. 40 minutes. Entry is free. Retiring collection. Donations welcome.  More »

The concert is on Saturday 19th October at 7 pm with The Bloomsbury Quartet. A first-half multi-media installation and second-half concert focusing on the life and works of prolific string quartet composer Dame Elizabeth Maconchy DBE. Tickets £10 unreserved either online or at Romsey Visitor Information Centre, 13 Church Street, Romsey. R. 512987.More »

The next Lunchtime Recital is on Tuesday 10th September at 1 pm – Humoresque piano quintet. Free with retiring collection.More »

Monday 19th August at 1 pm We welcome Bexley Phoenix Choir, from South-East London, to give an additional lunchtime concert of sacred and secular music. Directed by John Mackenzie Accompanied by Christine Diggens Programme for Monday 19th August: Look at the World – J Rutter Ubi Caritas – O Gjeilo Stabat Mater and Fac Ut Ardeat – G Pergolesi Thou Wilt Keep Him – S Wesley My Love Dwelt in a Northern Land – E Elgar Ecce Novum – O Gjeilo Deep River – Spiritual arr. A Simmons Lullaby of Birdland – G Shearing arr. A Carter . Free admission – retiring collection. Duration approx.More »

Tuesday 20th August at 1 pm We welcome back organists from the Winchester District Association of Organists. Martin Penrose March in D major – Alexandre Guilmant Andante in E flat – S S Wesley Myles Tyrrell Wedding – Graham Fitkin Fantasia Argenti – Francis Jackson Keith Tomkinson (organ) and Bryn Bridges (piano) Marche Militaire – F Schubert Keith Tomkinson Kyrie (from Requiem) – W Mozart Elizabethan Serenade – Ronald Binge Pachelbel’s other Canon . All welcome. Lunchtime recitals and concerts are free with a retiring collection. Duration approx. 40 minutes.More »

There will be no recital on Tuesday 13th August. The next Tuesday recital is on Tuesday 20th August at 1 pm when we welcome back organists from the Winchester District Association of Organists. Martin Penrose, Myles Tyrrell, Keith Tomkinson, and Bryn Bridges will give a programme of organ music including Mozart, Schubert, Wesley, and Binge. There is an additional Lunchtime Recital Concert on Monday 19th August at 1 pm as Bexley Phoenix Choir (from South-East London) will perform a programme of sacred and secular music. All welcome. Lunchtime recitals and concerts are free with a retiring collection.More »

Thursday 8th August, 12pm (Please note this a change to our usual day and time for lunchtime recitals!) We welcome David H Price (organ). Recitals last approx. 40 minutes. Free entry with a retiring collection. Programme for Thursday 8th August: Processional – William Mathias Prelude & Fugue in C major (BWV 547) – J S Bach Sonata No.2 in C minor Op.65 – Felix Mendelssohn Grave Adagio Allegro maestoso e vivace Fugue Grand Choeur Dialogué – Eugene Gigout The latest Lunchtime Recital programme is available at https://www.romseyabbey.org.uk/visit/concerts/More »