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Oxford Orpheus Sponsorship Renewed

Posted on 1st Jun, 2018

Christ Church Cathedral School is delighted to announce the renewal of the sponsorship agreement with Oxford Orpheus in support of the School's Chorister Community Outreach Programme's annual running cost for the 2018/19 academic year.

Christ Church Cathedral School's Chorister Community Outreach Programme is a unique music teaching venture for Oxfordshire's primary school children conducted by the Cathedral Choristers and the School's Director of Music, Sophie Biddell, run in partnership with the Oxfordshire County Music Service and funded by Christ Church Cathedral School.  To find out more about the project and how to support it, please click here.

Oxford Orpheus, an Oxford-based charity, organises inspiring choral workshops and concerts which bring together singers who enjoy working together to perform great music. As part of their work, they support a variety of local charity projects, such as the School’s Chorister Community Outreach Programme.

The concert for the 2018/19 Season, which will feature the widely admired English operatic baritone and Oxford Orpheus’ Patron, Sir Thomas Allen, will be held on Saturday, 2nd February 2019 in Oxford Town Hall.

Programme:

-    Parry: I was glad
-    Vaughan Williams: Five Mystical Songs
-    Fauré: Requiem

For further details and tickets, please visit Oxford Orpheus’ official website at http://www.oxfordorpheus.com.

Christ Church Cathedral School is immensely grateful to Oxford Orpheus for their ongoing support, which enables us to ensure that our county's primary school children continue to enjoy the invaluable experiences offered through the Outreach Programme, and their newly discovered passion for music celebrated at the Programme's End of Year Concert held in Christ Church Cathedral.

        

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