Sat 20 Jan 2018, Jacqueline du Pré Music Building
The venue plays host to a wide range of concerts with a repertoire ranging from medieval music to avant garde jazz. The buildings versatility in terms of adjustable acoustic and seating configurations has enabled it to become the home for numerous local groups who have made it their first choice for regular performances. The building now also promote their own concert series, under the patronage of cellist Steven Isserlis, which provides both new and established artists from Britain and abroad.
Facilities: Toilets, Bar, Rehearsal rooms
Pay and display parking may be available in St Clements public car park, and there are a limited number of spaces sometimes available in Magdalen College School car park directly opposite the main entrance to St Hilda'ss. Disabled parking is available - please call to reserve a space.
St Hilda's College, Cowley Place,
Telephone: 01865 286 660
Works by Schubert, Schumann, Mussorgsky, Stravinsk...
Pre-concert talk at 6.45pm
Since 2005, students of the Opera and Music Theatre course directed by Professor Martyn Harry have created a number of cutting-edge, experimental music theatre productions of works by Berio, Wishart, Kagel and Cage, as well as the memorable world premiere production of Chris Garrard’s ‘A Handmaid’s Tale’ at the JdP in 2013. This year’s production will pair Louis Andriessen’s ‘Anaïs Nin’ with a new work composed by one of Britain’s finest young composers, Toby Young.
Both the pre-concert talk and concert will be livestreamed via our website. Please visit jdp.sthildas.ox.ac.uk/livestream for more information.
Duration: 2:35 with interval