Sat 1 Jul, Sheldonian Theatre
The Sheldonian Theatre was erected in 1664-8 to a design by Sir Christopher Wren. Its purpose was to provide an appropriate secular venue for the principal meetings and public ceremonies of the University, and this remains its purpose today. In addition the theatre has become a leading venue for musical concerts and recitals. Please note that tickets for concerts cannot be bought at the Sheldonian.
Please note Semi Circle and Upper Gallery seats do not have backrest.
Capacity: 800 - 1000
Facilities: Toilets (also disabled), No bar
Solomon: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Concerto for Oboe and Violin in C minor
Orchestral Suite in C major, ‘Wassermusik’
Violin Concerto in E flat major, Op. 8 No. 5, ‘La tempesta di mare’
Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G major
Water Music Suite No. 3 in G major
The Soloists of the Oxford Philharmonic
Marios Papadopoulos director
From stormy seas to royal sojourns down the Thames, Baroque composers illustrated waterscapes of all kinds. Alongside concerti grossi by Bach, Marios Papadopoulos directs The Soloists of the Oxford Philharmonic in an evening of maritime-inspired gems from the eighteenth century.
Supported by the Friends and Patrons of the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra
NB: Wheelchair spaces are only bookable through Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra: 01865 980 980
If you have any other types of access requirements, please contact the box office via telephone (01865 305 305) or in person so that we can arrange a suitable seat for you.
Running Time: 2:00