Oxford Town Hall

Oxford Town Hall
St Aldates, Oxford, OX1 1BX

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FUNomusica: Time Travellers

A time vortex has opened in Oxford Town Hall! Thank goodness our travelling Time-Lord Alasdair Malloy is on hand with his sonic screwdriver and the musicians of the Oxford Philharmonic to whisk us through the centuries, encountering key moments and people in history while making sure we get back in time for tea!

Sun 5 Feb 2017

Handel: Alexander's Feast

Alexander’s Feast is based on an ode by Dryden which imagines a victory feast given by Alexander the Great in the captured Persian city of Persepolis before he burned it down, incited by the seductive singing of the lyre player Timotheus. No-one knows thereal reason for the destruction of the city but the power, lyricism…

Sat 1 Jul 2017

Port Isaac's Fisherman's Friends

A nine-man shanty folk group drawing on 200 years of traditional vocal repertoire.

Time Travellers

Alasdair Malloy presenter A time vortex has opened in Oxford Town Hall!  Thank goodness our travelling Time-Lord Alasdair Malloy is on hand with his sonic screwdriver and the musicians of the Oxford Philharmonic to whisk us through the centuries, encountering key moments and people in history while making sure we get back…

Sun 5 Feb 2017

Tippett A Child of our Time

Written in 1939-41, A Child of ourTime was inspired by Tippett’s outrage at the persecution of the Jews by the Nazis in World War2 and is based on the true story of a young Polish Jewish refugee. But it alsospeaks for the persecuted and displaced in any age, as echoed by its famoussettings of five negro spirituals from…

Sat 25 Mar 2017

A World at Your Feet

Alasdair Malloy presenter Celebrating dance from all round the world, Alasdair Malloy and the Oxford Philharmonic spin us off our feet on a joyous journey round the globe, discovering just how the whole world loves to dance. Leaping from ballroom to barndance, salsa to samba, this concert will certainly get more than your…

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