Music at St Peter’s January – June 2018

A series of five concerts in St Peter’s Wolvercote with retiring collections for Wolvercote Young People’s Club (WYPC)

Oxford Concerto Orchestra Friday 9 February 7.30pm

OCC is a very special orchestra comprising some of the best, mainly string, young musicians in the area. Director Mariette Richter, a well-known violin teacher, leads Oxford Symphony Orchestra and other ensembles.

Vivaldi Violin Concerto Op 3 No 6: soloist Athalie Armon-Jones
Mozart Horn Concerto No 4: soloist Charlotte Smith
Haydn Violin Concerto in C: soloist Laila Zugic
Michael Berkeley The Romance of the Rose

Tickets: £10 (£5 students & concs) on the door.

The Organist Entertains Sunday 18 March 4.00pm

Organist Malcolm Pearce is a recitalist, accompanist and choral director. He will play an eclectic programme. Tea and home-made cakes available. Free with retiring collection for WYPC.

Come and Sing Easter Songs of Praise Sunday 29 April 6.30pm

Sing your favourite Easter hymns. Arrive 5:00pm for practice with the choir.

Choral Evensong – Chapel Choir of Summer Fields School & Organ Concert May tbc

Gareth Price, Summer Fields Director of Music directs his Chapel Choir in a cathedral-style evensong then gives a taste of his wide recital repertoire.

What’s in the Box o’Whistles? June tbc

Christopher Fletcher-Campbell explains the workings of the organ and demonstrates the range of St Peter’s wonderful new instrument.

For images of regularly occurring events at St Peter’s go to the relevant link below:

Annual fete photographs

Other activities