Merton College

Merton College
Merton Street, Oxford, OX1 4JD

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Archduke

BRAHMSPiano Trio No. 3 in C minor, Op. 101 SHOSTAKOVICHPiano Trio No. 2 in E minor, Op. 67 BEETHOVENPiano Trio in B flat major, Op. 97,‘Archduke’  Natalia Lomeiko violinMats Lidström celloMartin Roscoe piano Pianist Martin Roscoe’s enduring popularityis built on deeply thoughtful musicianship and an easy rapport with…

Sun 22 Jan

T.S. Elliot Theatre

£25 / 01865 305305

Contemporary Reflections and Prayers

The Martlet Voices Giles Underwood director Giles Underwood, a celebrated consort singer and conductor, directs a small group of professional singers in a programme of penitential choral music. Philip Moore’s Three Prayers of Dietrich Bonhoeffer contain some of his most outstanding unaccompanied choral writing, and…

J. S. Bach's St Matthew Passion

The Choir of Merton College Oxford BaroqueBenjamin Nicholas conductorRogers Covey Crump  EvangelistGiles Underwood  ChristusElin Manahan Thomas sopranoHelen Charlston altoNicholas Scott   tenorHenry Neill  bassRogers Covey Crump celebrates 50 years of evangelising Bach’s Passions with this performance which closes the…

Sun 9 Apr

Chapel

£10–£40 / 01865 305305

Katie Mitchell, Visiting Professor Opera - Woman. Alone: Directing Opera Now

Katie Mitchell is one of the few senior women working in opera in Britain and mainland Europe today. She has worked here at English National Opera, The Royal Opera House, Glyndebourne Festival and Welsh National Opera. She is currently opening the revival of George Benjamin's Written on Skin at the Royal Opera House…

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Merton College Choir

J S Bach Singet dem Herrn BWV 225                    Christ lag in Todesbanden BWV 4      Handel Dixit Dominus Share a celebratory feast of choral music: Bach at the height of his expressive powers, celebrating resurrection and deliverance, and a young Handel revelling in his mastery of the flamboyant Italian style he had…

Sat 6 May

Chapel

£10–£35 / 01865 305305

Miserere mei – Music of Lamentation

The Marian Consort; Rory McCleery conductor; Manuel Cardoso Lamentatio; Duarte Lobo Pater Peccavi; Estêvão Lopes Morago Oculi Mei; Thomas Tallis Lamentations of Jeremiah I; Filipe de Magalhaes Commissa mea pavesco; Estêvão Lopes Morago Versa est in luctum; Aires Fernandez Circumdederunt me dolores mortis; Gregorio…

Seven Last Words from the Cross

Choir of Merton College Berkeley Sinfonia Benjamin Nicholas conductor Vaughan Williams Lark Ascending Pärt Silouan’s Song Tallis Sancte Deus Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis MacMillan Seven Last Words from the Cross Seven Last Words is regarded as James MacMillan’s masterpiece and one of the…

Fri 7 Apr

Stephen Farr in Concert

Monnikendam Toccata IISchumann  Vier Fugen Op. 56Buxtehude  Praeludium in G minor BuxWV 148Bingham  Roman ConversionsAlain   IntermezzoFranck  Choral 3 in A minorOne of the world’ finest organists plays a programme of masterpieces from France, Germany and England to end this year’s Merton Organ Festival.Running time: 1…

Sat 20 May

Chapel

£10 / 01865 305305

Summer Nostalgia

ELGARSerenade for Strings in E minor, Op. 20 BRITTENVariations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10 BACHViolin Concerto in A minor PURCELLChacony in G minor GRIEGHolberg Suite, Op. 40  The Strings of the Oxford PhilharmonicYuri Zhislin director Within the beautiful setting of MertonCollege Chapel, Co-concertmaster Yuri…

Sat 15 Jul

Chapel

£0–£35 / 01865 305305

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