St. Leonard’s Church

Hythe Kent

Parish of St. Leonard with Holy Cross and

St. Michael’s Methodist-Anglican Church Centre

Concerts at St Leonard’s Church 2017

Saturday 16 September 7.30pm £12 [£10]

Montagu Singers – vocal ensemble

Anthems and songs by Tallis, Bach, Purcell and others

Sunday 24 September 3.00pm £12 [£10]

Icknield Trio: Anna Le Hair (piano), Arwen Newband (violin), Sarah Boxall (cello)

Beethoven - Op 70(1) ‘Ghost’

Bridge - Phantasie Piano Trio in C minor

Dvoøák - Piano Trio No 4 in E minor, Op 90 (‘Dumky’)

Thursday 12 October 12 noon [L]

Anne Marshall (piano) & Niall O’Riordan (flute)

Works by Bach, Frühling, Gaubert

Saturday 21 October 7.30pm £12 [£10]

Nicholas King – organ recital

Bach - Toccata & Fugue in D minor, BWV565

Howells - Psalm Prelude, Set 2 No 2

Reger - Sonata No2 in D minor, Op 60

Archer - A Festival Toccata

Schumann - Two Fugues on B-A-C-H

Joubert - Passacaglia & Fugue in C minor, Op 35

Franck - Final, Op 21

Saturday 28 October 7.30pm £12 [£10]

‘Monteverdi 450’: Helen Bailey, Amy McEnroe (sopranos), Fiona Mackay (mezzo-soprano), Ben Thapa (tenor), Jim Clements (baritone), Dale Wills (harpsichord), plus string ensemble

Staged madrigals, scenes from operas, instrumental and choral pieces

Saturday 11 November 7.30pm £12 [£10]

Shepway Singers

Late Romantic composers: Finzi, Parry, Elgar, Stanford

Saturday 2 December 7.00pm [tba]

Band concert

(Details to be advised)

Saturday 16 December 7.30pm [retiring collection]

Carols for All


Prices (unless otherwise stated)

Evening and afternoon concerts  £12

Lunchtime concerts   £7

Discounted prices for Friends of St Leonard’s Church

Evenings and afternoon concerts  £10

Lunchtime concerts   £6

Tickets available from

Brandon’s Music Shop, 55 High Street, Hythe CT21 5AD

(01303 264429) and at church door prior to each concert.

Free admission to those under 18 in full-time education.


Wine bar open before concerts and during any intervals.

Ploughman-style lunches available in church after lunchtime recitals indicated by [L].


A church car park with limited space is located to the east of the building.


If using sat nav to reach the church or car park the postcode to use is CT21 5DP.


The Friends of St Leonard’s Church, Hythe is an independent organisation with charitable status (Registered Charity 282249) that came into being in 1981 to promote the care, restoration, preservation, repair, improvement and beautification of the Parish Church and its fabric, fittings, organ, pianos and other musical instruments, furniture. monuments, fixtures, stained glass and documents.

For a small subscription, Friend members receive 20% discount on concert tickets and are eligible to vote at Annual General Meetings.

Annual Membership

Individual        £10

Couple            £20

Life Membership

Individual        £75

Couple             £100

See separate membership application brochure for further information or email


Concert Manager

Brinley Hughes

01303 264470


Church Director of Music

Dr Berkeley Hill

01303 265312

Parish Office

01303 262370

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