FESTIVAL 2017

IAO Music Festival 2017
(formerly Congress)
is based in the city of Oxford

SUNDAY 23rd to THURSDAY 27th JULY

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Online booking is now available. Please check back here for regular updates as the festival programme is finalised.

The form for postal booking is now available to download HERE

 

 

Last update: 02 February

More details & timings are given on individual pages for each day

Sunday 23 July
afternoon
Keble College (Tickell, iv, 2011)

Peter King (organ)

New College
(Grant, Degens & Bradbeer, iii, 1969)

Organ demonstration followed by a Wine Reception

Monday 24 July
morning:
Merton College (Dobson, iii, 2013)

Benjamin Nicholas (organ)
Dame Gillian Weir (masterclass & interview)

afternoon: Visit to Blenheim Palace (Willis, iv, 1891)

Guided tour & demonstration of  organ
in the Long Library

Tuesday 25 July
morning:
Holywell Music Room

Edington String Quartet
John Reid (piano)

afternoon: Lecture: The Baroque architecture of Oxford

Dr Geoffrey Tyack

IAO AGM

 Wednesday 26 July
all day:
 Visit to Eton College

(five organs, including Hill, iv, 1885)

Guided Tour & Lunch
David Goode (organs)

 Thursday 27 July
morning:

The Queen’s College (Frobenius, ii, 1965)

Robert Quinney (organ)

 

St John’s College (Aubertin, iii, 2008)

Matthew Martin (organ)

afternoon: Open consoles

evening:

Exeter College (Walker, ii, 1994)
Choral Evensong
Festival Dinner

Check back later for regular updates

Please note: Programme is subject to change without prior notice

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