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Having enjoyed an international career as both pianist and conductor, Marios Papadopoulos, founder of the prestigious Oxford Piano Festival, imparts his knowledge with student pianists.

FUNomusica: Animal Antics

Alasdair Malloy presenter Come and join Alasdair Malloy and the Oxford Phil for some Animal Antics featuring our furry, feathered and finned friends. Bring a toy animal to join in the fun and hear music about cats and dogs, penguins and panthers and creatures who…

Beethoven and his Colleagues VI

Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra Solo Cello Mats Lidström is joined by Sholto Kynoch to resume our series of Beethoven’s cello sonatas, beginning with a genuine rarity: the composer’s own cello arrangement of his perky Horn Sonata in F major. As well as works by the composer’s…

Mission Earth: FUNomusica Family Concert

Mission Earth Tour Guide Alasdair Malloy leads a school trip from another galaxy to approach and orbit the Earth in our second FUNomusica Family Concert.

University Residency 20th Anniversary

We celebrate 20 years as the Orchestra in Residence at the University of Oxford, joined by Oxford choirs and soloists.

Tchaikovsky and Brahms

Astonishing prodigy Leia Zhu takes on Tchaikovsky’s powerful and poetic Violin Concerto, followed by Brahms’s magnificent symphony of light and shadows.


A towering and inspired creation for soloists, chorus and orchestra, Messiah still brings audiences to their feet.

Christmas with John Rutter

John Rutter returns to Oxford for another Christmas celebration, featuring Christmas music old and new, including some of John’s own carols.

Summer Series II – The Eight Seasons

Not four seasons, but eight seasons. Vivaldi’s set of four concertos depicting scorching sun, searing storms and spring dances sound as evocative today as they did in the early 18th century. Few composers have matched the Italian’s combination of virtuosity with melodic outpouring and…

Violin Concerto Masterclass with Maxim Vengerov

Vengerov leads a masterclass on violin concertos with the Oxford University Orchestra and Marios Papadopoulos.