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Thought for the Week             

If we have not quiet in our minds, outward comfort will do no more for us than a golden slipper on a gouty foot. 

John Bunyan

All concerts start at 7.30pm, unless otherwise stated.

Please see the website of individual  societies for more detail

Sun 21st May 2017  - 3.00pm


ABRSM High Achievers Concert

Sun 4th June 2017  - 3.00pm


Colin Nicholson (organ) & Philip Elwell (piano)

Piano & Organ solos and Piano Duet

Schubert, Schumann, Mozart, Bach, Ketelby, Hayes

Sun 18th June 2017  - 3.00pm


Philip Smith (piano)

Schubert – 3 Impromptus,

Brahms-2 Intermezzi and Rhapsody in E flat,

Beethoven – ‘Pathetique’ and ‘Appassionata’ Sonatas

Sat 24th June 2017

Colchester Choral Society

Sat 1st July 2017

St Botolph’s Music Society

Sat 8th July 2017

Colchester Symphony Orchestra

Sat 15th July 2017

The Mayor's Charity Concert

Sat 16th September  2017

Essex Police Choir concert

(Fundraiser for Colchester Hospital)

Sat 7th October 2017

Braintree Male Voice Choir & Sonara Ladies' Choir

Sat 14th October 2017

St Botolph’s Music Society

Fri 3rd November 2017

Support Our Paras Concert

Sat 11th November 2017

Lexden Choral Society

Sat 18th November 2017

The Mayor's Charity Concert

Sat 25th November 2017

Colchester Choral Society

Sunday 26th November 2017


Samantha Christopher & Students

Cancer Research UK Charity Concert

Thurs 7th December 2017

ABF The Soldiers' Charity Christmas Concert

Sat 9th December 2017

St Botolph’s Music Society

Sun 10th December 2017

"A Christmas Celebration"

Sat 17th February 2018

St Botolph’s Music Society

Sat 28th April 2018

St Botolph’s Music Society

Sat 7th July 2018

St Botolph’s Music Society

The Friends of St Botolph’s wish to thank warmly all those who supported their series of Summer Lunchtime Concerts so enthusiastically and generously. 

Over £1300 was raised and many young musicians were given the opportunity to perform publicly.  We hope to see you all again when we start again on Wednesday 26th July 2017

The Friends of St Botolph’s are promoting a series of


Sunday afternoons at 3pm (marked *)

Admission by donation to the Tower Restoration Fund

See poster