Concerts and Events

St Bartholomew's
is a leading concert venue 
in Sussex.
With its magnificent acoustic, it is ideal for orchestral and choral concerts
and for smaller groups.

For the benefit of concert organisers,
details of how the church can be hired for your concert, and the cost,
can be obtained from 
Delia Spink
St Bartholomew's Concerts Secretary,
telephone number 01273 843481

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 Diary of forthcoming concerts and events

Enquiries about concerts can be made to our
Concerts Secretary as above.
Tickets for many concerts can be obtained from the
Dome Box Office, telephone 01273 709709.
It is usually possible to buy tickets at the door.
Ticket prices are given where known.
Information correct as far as supplied to us.
It can be subject to alteration.

These details are based on information supplied to us.
St Bartholomew's cannot be responsible for any
errors or omissions in the information.

Go to Find Us for information about car parking. 



Tickets for concerts

St Bartholomew's Church does not actually
sell tickets for concerts. This is the responsibility of
individual concert-givers to whom requests should
be made as indicated in the publicity details below.

Website links

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are made at your own risk.

St Bartholomew's Church

cannot be liable for any damage or loss

sustained by visiting such sites.


Tuesdays 8, 15, 22 and 29 May 2018




Lunchtime recitals 1.10pm to 2.00pm

May 8 Anthony Wilson

Toccata in F (BuxWV 157)                            Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707)

Chorale preludes from the Orgelbüchlein                    J S Bach (1685-1750)

Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ (BWV 604)

O Lamm Gottes, unschuldig (BWV 618)

Christus, der uns selig macht (BWV 620)

Prelude & Fugue in B (Op 99 No 2)             Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)

Pièce Heroïque                                                          César Franck (1822-1890)

Aria                                                                                 Andrew Carter (b.1939)

Partita on Veni, Creator Spiritus                          Mary Beth Bennett (b.1954)

* * *

May 15 Nicholas Houghton

Sonata No 4 in E flat major                            Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)

Allegro con brio

Andante religioso


Allegro maestoso e vivace

Sonata No 2 (1937)                                                 Paul Hindemith (1895-1963)

Lebhaft (lively)

Ruhig bewegt (quietly moving)

Fugue: Maβig bewegt, heiter (Moderately animated, bright)

Suite Gothique                                                      Leon Boëllmann (1862-1897)

Introduction - Chorale

Menuet Gothique

Priére à Notre Dame (Prayer to Our Lady)

* * *

May 22 Michael Maine

Prelude and Fugue in C minor                                Healey Willan (1880-1968)

Holsworthy Church Bells                                             S S Wesley (1810-1876)

Chorale No 2 in B                                                      Cèsar Franck (1822-1890)

Trumpet Tune (from Opus 40)                                   Charles Callahan (b.1950)

Clair de lune (from Pièces de Fantasie)                    Louis Vierne (1870-1937)

Petite Suite                                                                  Gerald Bales (1919-2002)

i.             Introduction

ii        Intermezzo
iii       Finale

* * *

May 29 Richard Dawson & Ryan Hepburn

Toccata, Adagio & Fugue in C (BWV 564)                       J S Bach (1685-1750)

Adagio for a musical clock (WoO 33/1)             L van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Chorale No 1 in E                                                       Cèsar Franck (1822-1890)

Final (Symphony No 3)                                 Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)

There will be retiring collections towards the expenses of these recitals.