Celebrating RVW

"In the next world, I shan't be doing music, with all the striving and disappointments.  

I shall be being it."

Events 2022

7pm Saturday 3rd December 2022 at All Saints' Church, Down Ampney


Music by:          The Burford Chorale

Directed by:     Brian Kaye

Tickets on the door = £15.00    Mulled Wine and Mince Pies

Vaughan Williams in Oxford  at Merton College Chapel 10-12 November 2022

Thursday 10th November

1.15pm    Organ Recital - Vaughan Williams and Friends - Daniel Cook, Organ

Friday 11th November

1.15pm    Fifth Symphony Vaughan Williams and Friends - (arr. Quinney) Robert Qinney, Organ

7.30pm    An Oxford Elegy: music by Vaughan Williams and Ian Venables

                 Merton College Choir, Oxford Contemporary Sinfonia

                 Petroc Trelawny, Narrator

Saturday 12th November

1.15pm    The Lark Ascending: music by Vaughan Williams  Gurney, Frances-Hoad and Venables

                 Chu-Yu Yang, Violin

                 Eric McElroy, Piano

                 TS Eliot Theatre, Merton College

2.30pm    Lecture: Hedgerow to Hymnal -

                 Jeremy Summerley on Vaughan Williams and the English Hymnal

8.00pm    Vaughan Williams: Sacred and Secular

                 Schola Cantorum of Oxford

                 Steven Grahl, Conductor

Further details: www.merton.ox.ac.uk/vaughan-williams-oxford-celebration

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Supporters and Sponsors

The Vaughan Williams Society
The Vaughan Williams Charitable Trust
The Chamber Music Foundation
The Fieldrose Trust
Bernard and Marion Hyde
Harry Bingham - Graphic Design
Gloucester Cathedral