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Concert Series

Our Concert Series runs from October 2017 to June 2018 and features 8 professional chamber music concerts.

Further information can be found in our concert series guide for 2017-18.

You can save money by becoming a member of the Southend Council Concert Club.

Membership to the Southend Council Concert Club costs £8 and entitles members to discounted tickets for the whole series, and also discounted tickets to certain concerts promoted by Southend Theatres. Non members can also purchase tickets, see below.

The concerts take place at

The Plaza Centre (Southend Christian Fellowship Centre),
600 Southchurch Road,

Purchase tickets for the full series of 8 concerts, and membership for the discounted price of £62 (£54 for concessions). This will save you £18 for the series on non member priced tickets.


Purchase membership (£8 per person) and then buy the tickets for the concerts you wish to come to.

You can apply for membership using our online form.

How to book tickets for each concert

Purchase tickets for all concerts or membership (£8 per person) using our online form.


Buy on the night at the concert, please call 01702 215624 to check availability.

Purchase in advance by phone on 01702 215011 (Mon to Fri 8.45am to 5.15pm)

Purchase in advance at:-

Visitors’ Information Centre, Southend Pier (Summer season Mon to Sun 9am to 5pm) (Winter season Wed to Sun 9am to 5pm)

Allegro Music, 252 London Road, Westcliff (Mon to Sat 9am to 5.30pm, Sun 11am to 5pm)

Plaza Centre, 600 Southchurch Road, Southend (Mon to Fri 9am to 2pm)

Concert Series 2017-18

Event Date and Time Price for Non Member  Price for Concert Club Member (Concession)
Apollo 5 Friday 13th October 2017 8pm £10.00  £8.00 (£7.00)
Nicholas McCarthy - Concert Pianist Friday 24th November 2017, 8pm £10.00  £8.00 (£7.00)

English Piano Trio

Friday 19th January 2018, 8pm £10.00  £8.00 (£7.00)
Sacconi Quartet - String Quartet 

Friday 23rd February 2018, 8pm

£10.00  £8.00 (£7.00)
John Paul Ekins Friday 23rd March 2018, 8pm £10.00  £8.00 (£7.00)
4 Girls 4 Harps Friday 27th April 2018, 8pm £10.00  £8.00 (£7.00)
Chamber Ensemble of London  Friday 25th May 2018 8pm £10.00 £8.00 (£7.00)
Red Priest Friday 22nd June 2018 8pm £10.00  £8.00 (£7.00)

Tickets can be booked by phone or in person from the Plaza Centre, Allegro Music and Southend Visitor Information Centre or by post to:

Cultural Development Officer (Arts)
PO Box 6
Civic Centre
Victoria Avenue

Page last updated: 12/03/2018