Hiring the Church

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Live concerts & recitals have been presented here for over 100 years

St James’s Church is a Grade 1 listed Christopher Wren Church dating from the 1680’s. William Blake was baptised here and the Church has historic musical associations with Handel, Purcell, Haydn, Mendelssohn, the pianist Therese Jansen and Leopold Stokowski.

The maximum capacity of the church is 500 (including performers, staff and audience). The performance area can comfortably accommodate 60 musicians; larger groups may also be possible.

Bookings can be made up to two years in advance.

For further details, contact David our Concerts and Events Manager on 020 7381 0441 or by email below.

Wren Banquet

Wren Banquet Table

For a luxurious dining experience in beautiful surroundings, our Wren Banquet Table seats 20 people, with chairs and table lamps provided, and florists and caterers ready to create a bespoke event to suit your requirements.

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Chaps Choir

Nicola Benedetti with Corinthian Chamber Orchestra

Bao Lai Jian Shan Indigenous Youth Choir