Magazine July 2019

Frinton 2019

Dear friends, It really began in the spring of 2017 when my nephew brought his fiancé to meet the family at my sister’s home in Berkshire. They told us that they planned to marry in May 2019 in Bali and they would be delighted (made up) if any of the family could be there. This got Malcolm and I thinking. … Read More

Magazine June 2019

Parish Tea Dance poster

Parish Magazine ~ June 2019 Dear Friends, There isn’t much room for me in this month’s packed magazine! I don’t mind – as the American Composer John Cage once said, ‘I have nothing to say and I am saying it’! To be serious, we congratulate and welcome Annaliese Fenwick on her election as new Churchwarden and, for the second time … Read More

Handel’s Messiah

2019 messiah slider

Update 01/04/2019 We are delighted to announce that the grand total of monies raised by our #Messiah performance last month is £4439.65. Huge thanks to everyone involved. St Mary Magdalene’s Church presents Handel’s Messiah sung by the Enfield Choral Society St Mary Magdalene Church, in association with the Worshipful Company of Cordwainers, is pleased to announce a very special charity … Read More

Jazz Evening in the Hall

2019 Jazz Evening

Old School Assembly played a selection of Jazz for us in a very special event. Jazz, dancing, wine and nibbles were all included in the price. It was a great evening! Formed from a group of friends looking to develop their musical skills, Old School Assembly have found their niche teaching and playing popular jazz and swing classics in schools … Read More

Organ Spectacular

St Mary Magdalene

2019-07-20 organ spectacular

With our newly restored organ we have a very special concert featuring a variety of our organists, past and present, playing a selection of specially chosen pieces of music to demonstrate the organ’s restored abilities.

Handel’s Messiah

St Mary Magdalene

Messiah with Enfield Choral Society

St Mary Magdalene’s Church presents Handel’s Messiah sung by the Enfield Choral Society St Mary Magdalene Church, in association with the Worshipful Company of Cordwainers, is pleased to announce a very special charity performance of Handel’s Messiah with professional soloists, the Enfield Choral Society and an orchestra of period instruments conducted by Mark Sproson. Alzheimers’ Society This very special charity … Read More

Bach by Candlelight

St Mary Magdalene

Bach by candlelight

Not to be missed! Following on from Evening Prayer, professional ‘Cellist, Nigel Blomiley, will be performing the second part of JS Bach’s Six ‘Cello Suites in St Mary Magdalene church. The Rev’d Dr Gordon Giles will also be providing comment on the life and faith of JS Bach. The event is free but will include a retiring collection. Evening Prayer … Read More

Southgate Symphony Orchestra

St Mary Magdalene

Southgate Symphony Orchestra

A concert performed in St Mary Magdalene by the Southgate Symphony Orchestra. A North London symphony orchestra, performing concerts and open to amateur orchestral musicians. The orchestra has been part of Enfield’s community for over fifty years. Performers of the orchestra include members of our congregation and our Vicar, The Rev’d Dr Gordon Giles, who plays the flute.

Jazz Evening in the Hall

St Mary Magdalene

2019 Jazz Evening

Old School Assembly will be playing a selection of Jazz for us in a very special event. If you missed their gig with us last year, don’t miss out this time, it promises to be a great evening! Formed from a group of friends looking to develop their musical skills, Old School Assembly have found their niche teaching and playing … Read More

Coffee and Concerts

St Mary Magdalene

coffee and concerts

We meet for coffee and cake at 11:30am in the Choir Vestry followed by the concert at 12:30pm. A variety of music is included in the Concert programme. There is a retiring collection towards costs.