The OU Choir gave its first lunchtime concert in 1979. An unbroken run of three termly programmes a year means that June 2012 marked our 100th termly concert. Details of all the concerts the choir has given during these years can be downloaded here: OU Choir concert record. Further details of our recent concerts can be found at Previous concerts.
Thursday 23 November 2017
Choral première: A different kind of urban
Music by Liz Lane, lyrics by Judi Moore
The Open University Choir gives the world première of A different kind of urban, the piece it has commissioned for Milton Keynes’ 50th birthday. MK author Judi Moore’s lyrics celebrate the new town, its history, geography, diversity and culture. Her text is set to music by composer and Open University Associate Lecturer in Music Liz Lane, whose Antiphonary for brass and percussion is also included in the concert.
1pm - 2pm, Hub Theatre, The Open University, Walton Hall, MK7 6AA
Admission to the concert is free but booking of tickets is required. More information about the concert and how to book tickets is available here at A different kind of urban
Other music-making at the OU
There are a number of other OU music groups presenting concerts at Milton Keynes campus. See Music at the OU