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Thoughts on the Oxford Piano Festival 2023

Thoughts on the Oxford Piano Festival 2023

15 August 2023 — Concert, Interview, Piano Festival

Eric Coutts, an Oxford Piano Festival 2023 Observer, shares his thoughts on this year's Festival, masterclasses and recitals in Oxford.

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The Orchestral Music of Afghanistan: In Conversation with Cayenna Ponchione-Bailey

The Orchestral Music of Afghanistan: In Conversation with Cayenna Ponchione-Bailey

08 June 2023 — Concert, Interview, Orchestra

On Thursday 15 June, the Oxford Philharmonic performs a concert called The Orchestral Music of Afghanistan, featuring new compositions by Af…

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Silver Jubilee Tour – Dubai, Germany & Austria

Silver Jubilee Tour – Dubai, Germany & Austria

06 April 2023 — Concert, Orchestra, OPO on Tour

As part of the OPO's ongoing Silver Jubilee celebrations in 2023, the Orchestra embarked on three international tours this spring.

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Oxford Piano Festival 2022

Oxford Piano Festival 2022

12 August 2022 — Concert, Education, Piano Festival, Masterclass

Last week we held our annual Oxford Piano Festival – a jam-packed week of masterclasses, concerts and recitals around Oxford.

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Carnegie Hall Debut

Carnegie Hall Debut

30 July 2022 — Concert, Orchestra, OPO on Tour

In early June 2022, the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra had its Carnegie Hall debut: a landmark event in our calendar and hugely exciting.

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What’s on in Oxford this summer

What’s on in Oxford this summer

28 June 2022 — Concert, Orchestra

Our 2021/22 season may be drawing to a close, but we sure are going out with a bang! We have a busy few weeks ahead, so read on to find out what’s on in Oxford this summer…

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Side-by-Side the Oxford Phil

Side-by-Side the Oxford Phil

15 June 2022 — Concert, Orchestra, Education

Launched in 2019, our Side-by-Side scheme is well underway, despite a hiatus of concerts during the height of the pandemic. Now nearing the conclusion of our second season featuring Side-by-Side, we have welcomed many young musicians from in and around Oxford to play alongside our professional orchestra members, experiencing music at the highest level.

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FUNomusica: Classical Music for Kids

FUNomusica: Classical Music for Kids

25 May 2022 — Concert, Orchestra, Education, Primary Education

Earlier this month we held our third and final FUNomusica Family Concert of our 2021/22 season. After a long hiatus during the pandemic, it…

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Puccini Fantasy world premiere: A Conversation with Mats Lidström

Puccini Fantasy world premiere: A Conversation with Mats Lidström

13 May 2022 — Composers, Concert, Interview, World Premiere

On Thursday 19 May, the Oxford Phil will perform the world premiere of Puccini Fantasy for Cello and Orchestra, written by our very own Solo…

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OPO have rebranded: 
looking to the future

OPO have rebranded: looking to the future

04 February 2022 — Composers, Concert, Interview, Orchestra

The Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra now have an exciting new visual identity. This includes a new logo, OPO colour palette, website, and conce…

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