Archive for Concerts

French Organ Music – Bruce Cash, Organist

Come and hear Bruce Cash play some popular pieces including music by a former organist of Notre-Dame (Louis Vierne) and a piece called “Carillon de Westminster”. Sunday 15 September at 3pm. St James’ Church, 71 Woburn Road, Lower Hutt. Donation/Koha entry.

Patronal Festival Concert

Come along and hear the choir, organist and special guests at our St James’ Patronal Day concert. Sunday 28 July at 1:30pm

Festival Singers, 23 June at 7pm

Festival Singers – O Nata Lus – Born of Light

St James’ Church, 71 Woburn Road, Lower Hutt

Sunday 23 June, 7pm

Admission $20


Lux Aeterna by Morton Lauridsen

Hail, Gladdening Light by Charles Wood

Magnificat by Jonathan Berkahn

Nunc Dimittis

Organ Recital, 26 May, Tom Chatterton

Our guest organist is Tom Chatterton. Come and listen to Tom at 3pm on Sunday 26 May 2019.

St James’ Church, 71 Woburn Road, Lower Hutt.

Free entry, koha appreciated.

Organ Recital 28 April 2019

Recitalist: David Dobson

Sunday 28 April


St James’ Church, 71 Woburn Road, Lower Hutt

February Organ Recital – Jonathan Berkahn

Come along and hear Jonathan and friends on Sunday 24 February at 3pm. Donations appreciated.

The Very Important Godwit – The Musical

Come along and see and hear this wonderful musical put on by children from the Holiday Music Programme.

July Organ Recital – St James’ Musicians


Music by Elgar, Bossi, Vaughan Williams, Quilter, and many others!

Three organists, two choirs, one instrumental ensemble.


Sunday 22 July, 3pm

June Organ Recital – Leonard Cave



Leonard Cave, Concert Organist from Whanganui, will be playing music from German composers such as Bach, Buxtehude, Krebs and Hindemith.

Sunday 24 June, 3pm

St James’ Church

Organ Recital Series – Dianne Halliday

Sunday 27 May, 3pm

Dianne’s programme includes:

Passacaglia in C minor – Bach
Three preludes from Clavierubung Pt III – Bach
Kyrie Gott Vater BWV 672
Christe Gottes Sohn BWV 673
Kyrie heiliger Geist B’WV 674
Fanfare (L’Ecole d’Orgue) – Jacques Nicolas Lemmens
Drei Tonstuecke, Op 297 – Josef Loew




Songs from Disney Classics:
When You Wish upon a Star (Pinocchio) – Leigh Harline
Colours of the Wind (Pocohantas) – Alan Menken
Can You Feel the Love Tonight? (The Lion King) – Elton John
The Circle of Life (The Lion King)