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Tue 20 Feb at 19:30

Jacqueline Du Pré Music Building, St Hilda's College, Oxford

Steven Isserlis (cello) & Alexander Melnikov (piano)
Shostakovich, Cello Sonata in D minor, Op.40
Pletnev, Cello Sonata
Kissin, Cello Sonata
Rachmaninov, Cello Sonata in G minor, Op.19
Steven Isserlis, Cello
Alexander Melnikov, Piano
Thu 22 Feb at 13:15

Jacqueline Du Pré Music Building, St Hilda's College, Oxford

St Hilda's College Lunchtime Recital
Bartók, 44 Duos for Two Violins, Sz.98, BB104
Bach, Double Concerto for 2 violins in D minor, BWV1043
de Beriot, 3 Concertant Duets, Op. 57
Burleigh, Barnaby, Violin
Leo Panish, Violin
David Palmer, Piano
Fri 23 Feb at 19:30

Holywell Music Room, Oxford

Villiers Quartet
Villiers Quartet
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Mendelssohn, String Quartet no. 6 in F minor, Op.80
Parry, String Quartet no. 3 in G major
Beethoven, String Quartet no. 8 in E minor, "Razumovsky", Op.59 no.2
Sat 24 Feb at 19:30

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

The Genius of Mozart
The Genius of Mozart
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Mozart, Scena and Rondo for Soprano, "Ch'io mi scordi di te?", K505
Mozart, Concerto no. 10 in E flat for two pianos, K365 (K316a)
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 24 in C minor, K491
Marios Papadopoulos, Conductor
Rebecca Evans, Soprano
Szuyu Su, Piano
Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra
Sat 24 Feb at 19:30

St John the Evangelist Church, Oxford, Oxford

Corona Strings perform Four Seasons by Vivaldi and Piazzolla in Oxford
Vivaldi, Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione, Op.8 no. 1-4 (The Four Seasons)
Piazzolla, 4 Estaciones portenas (The 4 Seasons of Buenos Aires)
Corona Strings
Corona Baroque Ensemble
Janet Lince, Conductor
David Le Page, Violin
Sat 3 Mar at 19:30

Oxford Town Hall, Oxford

Oxfordshire Concerto Competition Final
Oxfordshire Concerto Competition Final
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John Traill, Conductor
Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra
Sat 3 Mar at 19:30

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

Petite Messe Solennelle, Rossini
Rossini, Petite Messe Solennelle
Bruckner, Locus Iste, gradual, WAB 23
Bruckner, Ave Maria, motet for choir a cappella, WAB 6
Bruckner, Christus factus est pro nobis, motet, WAB 11
Bruckner, Tantum Ergo, in A, WAB 43
Libby Burgess, Conductor
Aoife Miskelly, Soprano
Carris Jones, Alto
Christopher Turner, Tenor
Ed Ballard, Baritone
Anne Page, Harmonium
Gavin Roberts, Piano
Sholto Kynoch, Piano
Sun 4 Mar at 14:30

Jacqueline Du Pré Music Building, St Hilda's College, Oxford

Sir Robert Mayer's Concert
Kids event
Sat 10 Mar at 19:30

St Barnabas Church, Jericho, Oxford

An Oxford Elegy
Finzi, Magnificat, Op.36
Parry, Long since in Israel’s plenteous Land
Parry, Music, when soft voices die
Parry, There is an old belief
Holst, Two Psalms for chorus, string orchestra & organ
Vaughan Williams, An Oxford Elegy for chorus, orchestra & speaker
Jubilate Chamber Choir
Berkeley Sinfonia
Fri 23 Mar at 19:30
Passiontide at Merton

Merton College Chapel, Oxford

Allegri's Miserere
Jackson, Stabat Mater
Allegri, Miserere Mei
MacMillan, Miserere
Palestrina, Stabat Mater
Victoria, Missa Salve Regina
The Marian Consort
Merton College Girls' Choir
Rory McCleery, Alto
Sat 24 Mar at 14:00
Passiontide at Merton

Merton College Chapel, Oxford

James Lancelot - Organ Concert
Bach, Passacaglia and fugue in C Minor, BWV582
Buxtehude, Ach Herr, mich armen Sünder BuxWV 178
Bach, Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir - chorale prelude in E Minor, BWV686
Brahms, Herzliebster Jesu, was hast du verbrochen, Op.122 no.2
Rheinberger, Sonata No. 4
Karg-Elert, Sollt ich meinem Gott nicht singen
Dupré, Jesus console les filles d'Israel qui le suivent
Dupré, Cortège et litanie
James Lancelot, Organ
Sat 24 Mar at 19:30

St John the Evangelist Church, Oxford, Oxford

Corona Baroque Ensemble perform Bach's St John Passion in Oxford
Bach, St John Passion, BWV245
Corona Baroque Ensemble
Sun 25 Mar at 17:00
Passiontide at Merton

Merton College Chapel, Oxford

J S Bach. Mass in B minor
Bach, Mass in B minor, BWV232
Benjamin Nicholas, Conductor
Rowan Pierce, Soprano
Jeremy Kenyon, Countertenor
James Gilchrist, Tenor
Giles Underwood, Bass
Thu 29 Mar at 19:30

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

Maundy Thursday
Maundy Thursday
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Handel, Messiah
Schola Cantorum of Oxford
Elizabeth Atherton, Soprano
Carris Jones, Alto
Nick Pritchard, Tenor
David Shipley, Bass
Steven Grahl, Conductor
Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra
Wed 4 Apr at 19:30

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

Anne-Sophie Mutter and the Oxford Philharmonic
Anne-Sophie Mutter and the Oxford Philharmonic
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Brahms, Double Concerto in A minor for Violin, Cello and Orchestra, Op.102
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Anne-Sophie Mutter, Violin
Pablo Ferrández, Cello
Marios Papadopoulos, Conductor
Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra
Thu 26 Apr at 19:30

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

Yuri Temirkanov and the Oxford Philharmonic
Yuri Temirkanov and the Oxford Philharmonic
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Glinka, Ruslan and Ludmilla: overture
Rachmaninov, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini in A minor for piano and orchestra, Op.43
Rimsky-Korsakov, Scheherazade, symphonic suite, Op.35
Anna Tsybuleva, Piano
Yuri Temirkanov, Conductor
Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra
Sat 5 May at 19:30

Holywell Music Room, Oxford

Summer Music
Mozart, Quintet in E flat for Piano and Winds, K452
Barber, Summer Music, for wind quintet, Op.31
Nielsen, Wind Quintet, Op.43
Soloists of the Oxford Philharmonic
Marios Papadopoulos, Piano
Sat 19 May at 19:30

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

Steven Isserlis and the Oxford Philharmonic
Steven Isserlis and the Oxford Philharmonic
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Elgar, Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Dvořák, Symphony no. 9 in E minor, "From the New World," Op.95
Steven Isserlis, Cello
Marios Papadopoulos, Conductor
Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra
Fri 25 May at 20:00

Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford

The Sixteen: Choral Pilgrimage 2018
The Sixteen: Choral Pilgrimage 2018
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Britten, Hymn to the Virgin
Cornysh II, My love she mourn'th for me
Britten, Hymn to St Cecilia for SSATB, Op.27b
Cornysh II, Salve regina
Britten, Advance Democracy
Cornysh II, Ave Maria, mater dei
Cornysh II, Woefully Arrayed
Cornysh II, Ah, Robin, gentle Robin
Britten, Sacred and Profane for five voices, Op.91
The Sixteen
Harry Christophers, Conductor
Sat 26 May at 13:00

University of Oxford: Faculty of Music, Denis Arnold Hall, Oxford

The Sixteen: Choral Workshop
The Sixteen: Choral Workshop
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Fri 1 Jun at 19:30

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

Emmanuel Pahud and the Oxford Philharmonic
Emmanuel Pahud and the Oxford Philharmonic
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Mozart, Serenata notturna in D, K239
Mozart, Flute concerto no. 1 in G major, K313 (K285c)
Schubert, Rondo for violin and string orchestra in A major, D.438
Mozart, Symphony no. 38 in D major, K504 “Prague”
Emmanuel Pahud, Flute
Charlotte Scott, Violin
Marios Papadopoulos, Conductor
Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra
Sat 2 Jun at 19:30

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

Remembrance
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Holmes, La nuit et l’amou
Ravel, Le Tombeau de Couperin
Ritchie, Gallipoli to the Somme (European premiere)
Southbank Sinfonia
Annabel Drummond, Violin
Anna Leese, Soprano
Jon Stainsby, Bass
City Choir Dunedin
Parliament Choir
Simon Over, Conductor
Sat 9 Jun at 19:30

Holywell Music Room, Oxford

Seeker of Truth
Seeker of Truth
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Swerts, Prélude "Le jardin à Giverny"
Swerts, Seeker of truth - Piano Fantasy
Swerts, Cinq préludes à la mémoire de Frédéric Chopin
Swerts, Dix Valses Énigmatiques
Fauré, Piano Quartet no. 1 in C minor, Op.15
Russell Hirshfield, Piano
Soloists of the Oxford Philharmonic
Sat 9 Jun at 19:30

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

Nelson Mass, Haydn
Haydn, Mass no. 11 in D Minor “Nelson Mass” or “Missa in Angustiis", Hob XXII:11
Handel, Dixit Dominus in G minor, HWV 232
Paul Spicer, Conductor
Elizabeth Skinner, Soprano
Catherine Carby, Alto
Daniel Auchincloss, Tenor
Tristan Hambleton, Bass
Oxford Bach Choir
Instruments of Time and Truth
Fri 22 Jun at 19:30

Merton College Chapel, Oxford

Bach: Motets and Organ Works
Bach, Lobet den Herrn alle Heiden (Psalm 117) - motet, BWV230
Bach, Komm, Jesu, komm! - motet, BWV229
Bach, Ich lasse dich nicht, du segnest mich denn - Cantata, BWV157
Bach, Der Geist hilft unser Schwachheit auf - motet, BWV226
Bach, Passacaglia and fugue in C Minor, BWV582
Bach, Prelude and Fugue "St Anne" in E Flat Major, BWV552
Jubilate Chamber Choir
Sat 30 Jun at 19:30

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

Avi Avital
Vivaldi, Concerto for strings in G major, RV 151 “Alla rustica”
Vivaldi, Mandolin Concerto in C major, RV 425
Dorman, Mandolin Concerto
Vivaldi, Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione, Op.8 no. 1-4 (The Four Seasons)
Avi Avital, Mandolin
Soloists of the Oxford Philharmonic
Tue 3 Jul at 19:30

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

Maxim Vengerov
Maxim Vengerov
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Brahms, F-A-E Sonata: scherzo in C minor
Brahms, Violin Sonata no. 3 in D minor, Op.108
Mendelssohn, String Octet in E flat major, Op.20
Maxim Vengerov, Violin
Marios Papadopoulos, Piano
Soloists of the Oxford Philharmonic
Sat 14 Jul at 19:30

Merton College Chapel, Oxford

From Russia with Love
From Russia with Love
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Borodin, String Quartet no. 2 in D major: Nocturne
Arensky, String Quartet no. 2 in A minor, Op.35
Tchaikovsky, String Sextet "Souvenir de Florence" in D minor, Op.70
The Strings of the Oxford Philharmonic
Yuri Zhislin, Violin
Sat 21 Jul at 19:30

Merton College Chapel, Oxford

Magnificat
Telemann, Trumpet concerto In D major, TWV 51:D7
Marcello, Concerto for Oboe and Strings in C minor
Vivaldi, Bassoon Concerto in G major, RV 493
Biscogli, Concerto for Trumpet, Oboe, Bassoon and Strings in D major
Bach, Magnificat in D major, BWV243
Oxford Choir of Merton College
Soloists of the Oxford Philharmonic
Marios Papadopoulos, Conductor