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Thoughts on the Tour to the South of France, July 2017

Thoughts on the Tour to the South of France, July 2017

Gabrielle Woodward writes: As two first year choral scholars we were really excited to be embarking on our first Worcester College choir tour. After a smooth journey, we arrived at […]

 
A busy end to term

A busy end to term

The end of Trinity term always seems to arrive sooner than expected in Oxford… It’s a term filled with (in no particular order!) revision, exams, concerts, madrigals, balls, dinners, farewells, […]

 
Mixed Choir Recording: Exeter Chapel

Mixed Choir Recording: Exeter Chapel

Recording Blog Day 1 Welcome to our post-term blog post!  This week we are recording a CD of early 20th century English music in the beautiful 19th Century Exeter College […]

 
Choral Scholars in Conversation: Dom, Tenor

Choral Scholars in Conversation: Dom, Tenor

Welcome to the choir blog in the second week of the University term. This evening the choir sang an Epiphany Carol service and now we are in conversation with tenor […]

 
A start of term interview with an organ scholar

A start of term interview with an organ scholar

Welcome back to the Worcester Chapel Choir blog. After a long break over Christmas, we are now at the end of our first week of Hilary Term. The term began […]

 

Reflections on “Christmas” week

For choir, the end of another Michaelmas term came crashing towards us with services, concerts and assorted carolling opportunities seeming to snowball all at once. With term finishing so soon […]

 
Mid-term merriment and choir hits the road; a 7th week update

Mid-term merriment and choir hits the road; a 7th week update

Hopefully the loyal followers of this blog will have correctly assumed that the delay in publishing this, the fourth entry, has been caused by a packed out and exciting choir […]

 
The life of the choral scholars in photos

The life of the choral scholars in photos

So, here we go…let’s find out what the choral scholars get up to during an average week…in photos! And now for some photos of all the random things the choir […]

 
A swell day in the life of a Senior Organ Scholar

A swell day in the life of a Senior Organ Scholar

Worcester Chapel is blessed with three talented organ scholars, whose varied responsibilities range from training the probationers and choristers of the boys’ choir; directing and accompanying rehearsals and services; and […]

 
1st Week Choir Blog: Freshers, Fun and Farrant

1st Week Choir Blog: Freshers, Fun and Farrant

Welcome to our new choir blog! For those who aren’t familiar with the Worcester Chapel choirs, there are two choirs (one with boy choristers and one with sopranos) who sing […]