Music

Oxford Lieder presents tenor Ted Black

The Oxford Lieder Series: presenting tenor Ted Black

by Ben Keeley • June 22, 2021

Saturday, 26 June 2021 at 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm Tenor Ted Black was recently a finalist in the world-famous Kathleen Ferrier Awards. He is currently singing two major Mozart roles for Opera Wrocław in Poland before he returns to the prestigious Benjamin Britten Opera School at the Royal College of Music. Together with Oxford […]


A Seasonal Celebration with Two of the UK’s biggest Jazz Stars

Jazz Evening with Claire Martin and Ian Shaw (Sat, 19 Dec at 7pm)

by Ben Keeley • October 26, 2020

For over twenty years, these two award-winning jazz artists, both with internationally acclaimed careers, bring to their hugely popular duo show a shared love of classic American standards, show songs and beautifully arranged new takes on the pop and soul canon. Add a healthy sprig of seasonal charm, with and mischief, some (often topical) hilarious [...]


Elegie

ELEGIE Rachmaninoff – A Heart in Exile (Sun, 22 Nov at 1pm)

by Ben Keeley • October 25, 2020

Known internationally for her ‘Composer Portraits’ in words and music, pianist Lucy Parham has created a new programme. Elegie chronicles the life of composer and pianist Sergei Rachmaninoff. Though he became an exile in 1917, Russia remained deeply rooted in his soul. His cultural identity and his longing for his homeland imbue his music, not least [...]


Wingspan by Lynne Page

Wingspan by Lynne Page

by Ben Keeley • September 14, 2020

Wingspan is an evening of work put together by Lynne Page, who is a Choreographer and Director for film, opera, theatre, musical theatre, and the music industry. Spurred on by the absence of any live theatre, Lynne has put together an exquisite cast of performers that have not performed in front of a live audience […]