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.
Concerts in 2015-2016
Thursday 17 November 2016
WA Mozart: Requiem, completed and edited by Robert Levin
Hub Lecture Theatre, Walton Hall at 1pm
Admission free. All welcome
For further details see the Concerts page.
Thursday 15 December 2016
Open University Carol Concert. The Choir, Open Voices, and the OU Orchestra will join with Christian Forum to present music and readings for the University’s seasonal celebration.
Hub Lecture Theatre, Walton Hall at 11.30am
Thursday 23 March 2017
Programme to be announced
Hub Lecture Teatre, Walton Hall at 1pm
Saturday 17 June 2017
Thomas Tallis: 40-part motet Spem in alium
Andrea Gabrieli: Magnificat in 12 parts
Joint concert with Quorum, Polymnia and Linsdale Singers
St Mary and St Giles Church, Stony Stratford at 7.30pm
Further details including ticket prices to be announced
Another date for your diary
If you enjoyed our recent concert in St Mary and St Giles Church in Stony Stratford to celebrate the restoration of the Father Willis pipe organ you might be interested to know that the celebrations continue throughout the summer, with the Willis Pipe Organ festival from 9 -11 September providing a wonderful weekend of concerts of varied organ classics together with many free events. Tickets and further information available from Music for All @ SMSG at http://www.musicforallmsg.org/whats-on/festival
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