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2008 Summer of Song

25th May - 31st August 2008

Sunday 25th May 2008

4:00 PM

Summer Song Series: Maciek O'Shea (baritone) & Sholto Kynoch (piano)

25 May 2008 16:00 | Jacqueline du Pré Music Building

For a sneak preview podcast interview with Maciek and Classic FM's Bob Jones, visit www.classicfm.com/artsdaily  Well-loved baritone Maciek O'Shea is no stranger to Oxford Lieder audiences, and returns once more to kick off the Summer Song Series with Sholto Kynoch, piano Together Maciek and Sholto will perform music by Schubert, Finzi and Tchaikovsky. There will be a chance ...

Sunday 29th June 2008

4:00 PM

Summer Song Series: Helen Withers (soprano) & Sholto Kynoch (piano)

29 Jun 2008 16:00 | Jacqueline du Pré Music Building

Rising star soprano Helen Withers joins Sholto Kynoch for the second recital in the Oxford Summer Song Series - four recitals given by upcoming talent on Sunday afternoons throughout the summer months. Helen and Sholto will perform Berg's Seven Early Songs, songs by Fauré and Schumann, and a selection of English song. There will be a chance to enjoy refreshments before and afte...

Sunday 27th July 2008

4:00 PM

Summer Song Series: Derek Welton (baritone) & Sholto Kynoch (piano)

27 Jul 2008 16:00 | Jacqueline du Pré Music Building

Notice: full details of this year's Oxford Lieder Festival will be available for the first time at this concert. Our impressive line up includes recitals given by Sir Thomas Allen, Susan Bickley, Florian Boesch, Sarah Connolly, James Gilchrist, Lisa Milne, Mark Stone and Ian Partridge. Find out more on Sunday... The third installment of the Oxford Lieder Summer Song Series sees acclaimed...

Sunday 31st August 2008

4:00 PM

Summer Song Series: Susan Young (soprano) & Sholto Kynoch (piano)

31 Aug 2008 16:00 | Jacqueline du Pré Music Building

Susan Young is fast establishing herself on opera stages across the UK, and returns to the Jacqueline du Pre Music Building to give the final recital in the Oxford Lieder Summer Song Series. Enjoy the August sunshine with refreshments available before and after the concert in this beautiful venue close to Oxford's historic heart.