‘FATA MORGANA’

Artistic Director: Priya Mitchell
Composer in Residence: Pēteris Vasks

Priority booking for members now open. Book below.

Tickets can be purchased for each performance below. General release tickets available from 1st July 2017

Artists:

Priya Mitchell, Hugo Ticciati: Violin
Nathan Braude: Viola
Gareth Lubbe: Viola and Overtone Singer
Matthew Barley, Claude Frochaux: Cello
Natacha Kudritskaja, Polina Leschenko: Piano
Reto Bieri: Clarinet
Evelyn Glennie: Percussion
Tom Fetherstonhaugh: Organ
John Warner: Conductor  
Sukwinder Singh: Tabla
Soumik Dattar: Sarod
Lydia Kavina: Theremin
O/MODERNT: Ensemble

Fata Morgana OCMF 2017

Wednesday 27th September 2017

Sheldonian Theatre
SCHOOLS CONCERT
2:00pm – 3:00pm

with guest artists Evelyn Glennie and Lydia Kavina.
Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis
Áskell Másson: ‘Prím’ for solo snare drum with introduction
Lydia Kavina : “Fata Morgana” for Theremin and loop station
Improvisation and audience participation with OCMF musicians

Enquiries Will Anderson at office@ocmf.net

Wednesday 27th September 2017

Sheldonian Theatre
FATA MORGANA
7:30pm 

Evelyn Glennie: solo work
Antonio Vivaldi: Double concerto for two violins
Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis
Pēteris Vasks: Lonely angel for violin and strings
Jill Jarman: Mindstream​ for percussion, violin and strings

TICKETS £40/28/18/10

Priority booking now open.

General release tickets available from 1st July 2017.

Thursday 28th September 2017

Holywell Music Room
SPELLBOUND
Lunchtime Concert 1pm 

Pēteris Vasks: White Scenery for piano solo
Alexander Glazunov: Oriental Reverie for clarinet and strings
Maurice Ravel: Trio for violin, cello and piano
Miklós Rosza: Spellbound for theremin and ensemble

TICKETS £15

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General release tickets available from 1st July 2017.

Thursday 28th September

SJE-ARTS St John the Evangelist, Iffley Road
BEYOND THE HORIZON
7:30pm

Franz Schubert: ‘Der Doppelgänger’ arr. Liszt for solo piano
Pēteris Vasks: Distant Light for solo violin and strings
Osvaldo Golijov: The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind for clarinet and string quartet
Ibrahim Keivo celebrated folk musician sings and plays Bedouin songs from the lost tribes of Syria with the Buzuq/Oud , with Hugo Ticciati, Reto Bieri, Gareth Lubbe and other festival musicians

TICKETS £25

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General release tickets available from 1st July 2017.

Friday 29th September

Holywell Music Room
ENCHANTED
1pm

Benjamin Britten: Lachrymae
Pēteris Vasks: Plainscapes for piano trio
Edward Elgar: Piano quintet

TICKETS £15

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General release tickets available from 1st July 2017.

Friday 29th September

Merton College Chapel
APPARITIONS
Rush Hour concert – 5pm 

Johann Sebastian Bach: Mirror fugue
Pēteris Vasks: Te Deum for organ
Lydia Kavina: Fata Morgana for theremin and loop station
Olivier Messiaen: Apparition de l’eglise eternelle for organ

TICKETS £15

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General release tickets available from 1st July 2017.

Friday 29th September

Holywell Music Room
FATAL ILLUSION
7:30pm

Johannes Brahms: Scherzo from the ‘F.A.E.’ Sonata
Pēteris Vasks: String Quartet No.4
Franz Schubert: Death and the Maiden

TICKETS £25

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General release tickets available from 1st July 2017.

Friday 29th September

Dinner and Late night Vaults/St Mary’s Church
NIGHT PRAYERS
11pm

Giya Kancheli: Night Prayers
Pēteris Vasks: Dolcissimo for solo cello
Arvo Part: Tabula Rasa

FREE ENTRANCE – Donations welcomed

Saturday 30th September

Holywell Music Room
COMPOSER – TO – COMPOSER
Lunchtime Lecture 
12:30pm

Pēteris Vasks, composer in residence, and composer and BBC presenter Michael Berkeley, speak about the creative process and the composer’s life.

TICKETS £15

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General release tickets available from 1st July 2017.

Saturday 30th September

Holywell Music Room
HIDDEN MESSAGE
7:30pm

Pēteris Vasks: Epifania for string orchestra
Anton Arensky: Quartet for violin, viola and two cellos
Johannes Brahms: Clarinet quintet

TICKETS £25

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General release tickets available from 1st July 2017.

Sunday 1st October

Wolfson College Coffee morning concert at Wolfson Hall 
OPEN, SESAME!
CONCERT FOR CHILDREN
11:30am 

Readings from 1001 nights and Scherazade with music from Persia and the orient

TICKETS £10 (adults)

Children FREE*

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General release tickets available from 1st July 2017.

Sunday 1st October

Holywell Music Room
ACROSS THE UNIVERSE
Early Evening Concert 5pm

Impro/devised piece  on Arvo Pärt’s ‘Spiegel  im Spiegel’
Sultan Khan: Song of Separation & Waiting cello and tabla .
The Beatles : Indian inspired songs From: Sexy Sadie, Norwegian Wood, Within You Without You, Tomorrow Never Knows
Sollima: Lamentatio
Terry Riley : Half-wolf dances  mad in the mooonlight
Bach: G major Prelude (and variations)  cello, tabla, sarod, violin
Anon: Raag Bhairavi, into devised piece
The Beatles: Across the Universe

TICKETS £25

Priority booking now open.

General release tickets available from 1st July 2017.

 

Note: The information provided in this document is provisional and intended for informational purposes only. Artists and repertoire may be subject to change without notice.