FUNomusica Family Concert
Mendelssohn’s airborne Violin Concerto is played by one of its most distinguished exponents: Janine Jansen, followed by Schubert’s ‘Great’ symphony.
01 Oct 2023 – 15:00
It’s party time! To celebrate the 25th birthday of the Oxford Philharmonic, Alasdair Malloy takes us to some of the best parties on the planet.Learn More
12 Oct 2023 – 19:30
Associate Concertmaster of the Oxford Philharmonic Charlotte Scott plays the concerto Mozart conceived for his own beloved father.Learn More
07 Nov 2023 – 19:45
Nigel Kennedy joins the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra for a tour of the UK: this the first of two concerts at Forum Theatre, Malvern.Learn More
08 Nov 2023 – 19:45
Nigel Kennedy joins the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra for a tour of the UK: this the second of two concerts at Forum Theatre, Malvern.Learn More
10 Nov 2023 – 19:30
Nigel Kennedy joins the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra for a tour of the UK: this third instalment taking place in the fantastic Olivier Hall, Oxford.Learn More
12 Nov 2023 – 16:00
Nigel Kennedy joins the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra for a tour of the UK: this performance at Saffron Hall.Learn More
14 Nov 2023 – 19:30
Nigel Kennedy and the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra’s tour of the UK comes to an epic conclusion at London’s Barbican Hall.Learn More
18 Nov 2023 – 19:30
Marios Papadopoulos joins members of the Oxford Philharmonic for a work that is symphonic in scale and theatrical in drama.Learn More
The Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra is one of the leading orchestras in the UK. The Orchestra’s reputation is based on the uncompromising artistic standards of its founder and music director, Marios Papadopoulos, and maintained by some of the finest musicians in the UK.
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Sharing our passion with the next generation
Education & Community
With a top team of talented musicians, star soloists from across the globe, and as Orchestra in Residence at the University of Oxford, our education and community programme caters for budding musicians and music lovers of all ages.
Thoughts on the Oxford Piano Festival 2023
Eric Coutts, an Oxford Piano Festival 2023 Observer, shares his thoughts on this year’s Festival, masterclasses and recitals in Oxford.
Concert – 08 Jun 2023
The Orchestral Music of Afghanistan: In Conversation with Cayenna Ponchione-Bailey
Outreach – 05 May 2023
OPO Outreach: ‘Noah’s Flood’ at Wood Farm Primary
Concert – 06 Apr 2023
Silver Jubilee Tour – Dubai, Germany & Austria
Education – 17 Mar 2023
Recent Masterclasses: Violin, Clarinet, Conducting and More
Meet Our Music Director
Having begun his career as a concert pianist, Marios Papadopoulos founded the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra in 1998 and continues to this day as its Music Director and conductor.