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Events by Category: Sacred music

Forthcoming - Sacred music

Saturday 21st October

10:00 PM

Motets at Merton

Sacred music

21 Oct 2017 22:00 | Merton College Chapel

One of Oxford's finest chapel choirs presents a programme of motets by Brahms and composers he would have conducted as director of the Wiener Singakademie, including Schütz, Gabrieli and Bach. Also included is a rare arrrangement of Mahler's 'Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen' from the Rückert Lieder.   

Saturday 28th October

4:30 PM

A German Requiem

Sacred music

28 Oct 2017 16:30 | Saint John the Evangelist

Brahms’s own arrangement of Ein deutsches Requiem, for piano four-hands accompaniment, is performed by one of Oxford’s leading chamber choirs as All Souls’ Day approaches, a recent and extremely popular tradition- in-the-making at the Festival.