This concert was given by young string players from the Royal Academy of Music and by newly graduated soprano and Leeds maths graduate Sophie Pullen in the Atrium of the Ashmolean Musuem. The intriguing programme was of music for strings...
  • September 24, 2020
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“The staff and patients at Evenlode would like to thank all of your team that turn up every Wednesday to play for us all. We fully appreciate you every week and enjoy the different instruments that you all play. Without...
  • September 21, 2020
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In August we trialled a new initiative to take music remotely to NHS staff in their common rooms.
  • August 29, 2020
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Conductor John Lubbock has a few surprises up his sleeve when the Orchestra of St John’s heads to Dorchester Abbey next month. The OSJ Unlocked concert series, which runs from September to December, will feature several rarely-performed pieces alongside classical...
  • August 24, 2020
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Earth Flow has been released! Composed by Limpet Space Race (Hannah Jacobs and Nicholas O’Brien), Earth Flow is the first in a series of new electro-orchestral compositions that meld OSJ’s string with researchers’ field recordings and the band’s experimental DIY electronics,...
  • August 7, 2020
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“We’ve been so lucky to have such talented people come to play for us – one man said he felt like he had been to the Albert Hall!” Wonderful feedback from matron Helen, to Serenading, our series of solo performances...
  • August 5, 2020
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Forthcoming Concerts
  1. Songs and Strings. 6pm and 8pm.

    May 22 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. When Waters Speak – valuing water through science and art

    May 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  3. Dvorak and Wolf Ferrari. 6pm and 8pm.

    May 29 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Violin and Voices. 6pm and 8pm.

    June 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Finzi and Copland. 6pm and 8pm.

    June 13 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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