Cloak’d in Secrecy


The Oxford Early Music Festival

Subterfuge, scandals, and seafaring shenanigans.

A riveting narrative of words and music to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the death of Sir Walter Raleigh with works from the Golden Age of England & Spain (incl. Byrd, Cabezon, Campion, Dowland, Farnaby & Ortiz), and featuring Elizabeth I's iconic Tilbury speech as well as the sonnets and speeches of Shakespeare.

Performed by award-winning Charivari Agréable: Isobel Collyer (reader & soprano), Layil Barr (recorders & viol) & Kah-Ming Ng (virginals).

Duration: 1 hour 30mins with interval

Book Tickets

Book Tickets

For group concessions (15% discount for 10 or more) call 07891 918 826

People who bought tickets for Cloak’d in Secrecy also bought tickets for...

  • music

    Beethoven String Quartet op.95 Philp Glass String Quartet no.5

    Sun 18 Nov

  • music

    To celebrate the 100th anniversary of Debussy‘s death, Bernard D’Ascoli presents two of the French composer’s masterpieces for piano, ‘L’Isle Joyeuse‘ (1904) an...

    Fri 23 Nov

  • music

    Our first concert of the season marks both the centenary of the Armistice and the death of Hubert Parry, who had a close association with OBC over many years....

    Fri 23 Nov

We use cookies on this website to improve how it works and how it’s used.

Accept & Continue