Past concerts

EX-MASS Plus with David Rees-Williams 22nd December 6.00pm

Saturday 22nd December 6.00pm

St Peter’s Methodist Church, Canterbury



David Rees-Willliams, FCO Ensemble, Ian Crowther & Canterbury Voices

Programme to include:

Albononi’s Oboe Concerto in F
Gabriel’s Message
Bethlehem   Down
Corelli’s Christmas Concerto

Seasonal Choir collection plus more…

Tickets: £15.00  Friends FCO &  FSL £12, Students £8 under 12s £5
Available: Crowthers of Canterbury, 1 The Borough, Canterbury
Tel 01227 763965  Online:


Past concerts

Oboes In Concert 3rd November 7.00pm, St James’s, Piccadilly

Saturday November 3rd 7.00pm
St James’ Piccadilly
Oboes In Concert

Melinda Maxwell · Alison Teale ·  James Turnbull · Ian Crowther

Festival Chamber Orchestra

conducted by Stephen Barlow
with David Rees-Williams – Piano

A wonderful programme of music which features the oboe in varying musical genres from Baroque to Jazz

Doors open at 5.30pm
with an exhibition of Loree and Marigaux instruments
Concert starts at 7.00pm followed by post-concert reception

Tickets for Concert £18 with glass of wine
Tel: 01227 763965  Email:

Or on the door


Programme to Include:
Intercession for three Oboes
Holst   St Paul’s Suite
Zipoli  Adagio for Oboe, Cello and Strings
Roth  Departure of the Queen of Sheba for Oboe, Cor Anglais and Strings
Warlock  Capriol Suite
Jazz inspired Items with Melinda Maxwell, David Rees-Williams and Ian Crowther
Ireland  Threnody for Strings
Albinoni  Double Oboe Concerto in F

Concerts 2018-19, Past concerts

Canterbury Festival – Festival Chamber Ensemble 21st October 11.00 am


Sunday 21 October 2018 at 11:00 AM

The Festival Spiegeltent

TICKETS £12.25 (all ticket prices include a Marlowe per tickets booking fee of £1.25)

Programme to include:
Albinoni         Oboe Concerto in D Minor
McGlynn        Aisling
Mozart          Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (Allegro)
Rutter           Dashing Away
Purcell          Rondeau
Corelli           Concerto Grosso No. 1 in D
and more…

A sparkling way to spend a Sunday morning…

Tickets :  £12.25  online,
by phone or in person 
Festival Box Office 01227 787787, The Marlowe, The Friars, Canterbury, CT1 2AS

Past concerts

The English Soul with Kathryn Jenkin 30th Sept

Sunday 30th Sept 3.00pm

Conductor – Anthony Halstead
Soprano Kathryn Jenkin

St Leonards Church, Hythe

Programme to include

  1. Warlock                  Capriol Suite   
  2. Ireland                    Threnody
  3. Handel                     Sileti Venti
  4. Purcell                     Abdelazer Suite
  5. Myers                      Cavatina
  6. Walton                    Two movements Henry V
  7. Purcell                     Bid the Virtues
  8.  Handel                    Sit Nomen Domini HWV 237
  9. Lloyd Webber       The Moon
  10. Handel                    Oboe Concerto in G minor

Tickets: £15.00
Friends FCO &  FSL £12,
Students £8 under 12s £5
Available: Crowthers of Canterbury,
1 The Borough, Canterbury
Tel: 01227 763965

Past concerts

FCO ‘Jazz Night’ with David Rees Williams with Iain Ballamy

Friday 16th March 2018 @9.30pm
FCO ‘Jazz Night’ with David Rees Williams with Iain Ballamy
International Study Centre, Cathedral Precints, Canterbury CT1 2EE  
Tickets from £15

Booking Tickets
Tickets for all concerts are available from: Crowthers of Canterbury,
1 The Borough, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2DR
Tel: 01227 763965 or online at