We had lots of carol services and festival musical events on this page in 2017, and we’re starting to build up the 2018 listing…
Audley End Carol Concert
Audley End House and Gardens, Saffron Walden
Tuesday 4th December 2018
“Join in the Christmas celebrations at Audley End with carols sung by Christ’s College, Cambridge choir, in the stunning surroundings of the Great Hall.”
Christmas Concert – an evening of Jazz, Popular and Christmas tunes
Main Hall, St. Michael and All Angels Church, 62 Leigh Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1LF
Thursday 6th December 2018 – 8pm to 10pm
Presented by John Seeley’s Jazz and Saxophone Group. Free admission and refreshments. Raffle.
St Andrews Hall, 56a St Andrews Road, Clacton CO15 3AP
Friday 7th December 2018
A carol concert arranged by the East of England Co-op Funeral Services which will be led by Cliff Keeys and will feature The Concorde Singers.
ABF The Soldiers’ Charity Christmas Concert
St Botolph’s Church, Colchester, Essex, CO2 7EE
Thursday 13th December 2018
“With a variety of music provided by The Band of The Parachute Regiment, including some Christmas favourites, it is an evening not to be missed! Get into the festive spirit and book your tickets today.”
The Chapel, 89 Wimpole Road, CO1 2DB.
Friday 14th December 2018, 7pm
A carol concert in Colchester, arranged by the East of England Co-op Funeral Services, will be led by Father Richard Tillbrook and will feature the Colchester Military Wives Choir.
Music for Christmas
The Brentwood Centre
Saturday 22nd December 2018
Hutton and Shenfield Choral Society’s Music for Christmas extravaganza provides a truly festive performance, including choirs, the full orchestra, audience sing-along and a visit from Father Christmas, and the Chelmsford ballet company.