The Civic and Parish Church of Bournemouth


St Peter’s Jazz Week

As part of the Bournemouth Jazz Week, St Peter’s is host to several amazing performers from the world of Jazz, including the likes of local boy Zoot Money, as well as Suzie Kimber and Andy Quinn to name but a few. All concerts are free to come to, with a retiring collection and a great […]

Sue Hawker & Friends Lunchtime Jazz Concert

Sue Hawker is a full-blown Jazz singer with a husky seductive voice who can wade through bop phrasing as boisterously as Annie Ross Vocalist Sue Hawker is probably best known for a series of albums she made with guitarist Rob Koral. The album ‘Favourite Sin’ represents her latest song-writing partnership with pianist Guy Gardner. On this album, Sue concentrated […]

Susie Kimber & Paul Walker Jazz Evening with a Fish & Chip Supper

An evening if fun and entertainment with the talented Susie Kimber & Paul Walker over a fish & chip supper. Tickets are £10, in advance, so please contact Chris Mayne at or 07831 175312 if you want to join in the fun! Susie Kimber is a soulful female vocalist, with incredible power and emotion in […]

Wednesday Lunchtime Recitals

Come and enjoy an hour of great music over lunch from Parry’s Cafe! Free entry with a retiring collection. Every Wednesday lunchtime throughout the year, with a few weeks off over the summer holiday period. All details are featured on our weekly news letter.

Ian Close & John McDonald – Lunchtime Jazz Concert

Ian has been a  professional saxophonist based in the UK for twenty five years and has performed in many countries and in many different musical situations. As a teenager in the U.K., he grew up listening to his cousins Motown and soul records. He was transported by the energy and passion that they possessed and […]

Andy Quin – Back to Entertain us with a Lunchtime Jazz Concert

Andy Quin was born in London and began playing piano at 4 years of age and organ at 8. Having been a childhood fan of Sidney Torch, Andy began his organ playing career on the famous Christie at the Regal, Edmonton and was also mentored by Joseph Seal. Moving from London to the East Coast […]