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Harpsichord Festival

Harpsichord Festival

On Thursday February 23rd , the chapel hosted a Festival Day of events using a beautiful newly built harpsichord. The instrument used was a copy of an anonymous instrument, the […]

 
Bedford School sings choral evensong joint with the boys’ choir

Bedford School sings choral evensong joint with the boys’ choir

On Tuesday January 24th, the boys’ choir hosted the choir of Bedford School. Arriving in time for a tour of the college, 35 boys from Bedford enjoyed looking around the […]

 

BLOG: 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 […]

 

Oxford and Cambridge Singing School comes to Worcester Chapel

The chapel was host to the ever popular Oxford and Cambridge singing school once again this year. The chapel was full to bursting for the final performances each day as […]

 
O Sing Joyfully

O Sing Joyfully

A new CD recording from the college boys’ choir. The boys’ choir have just released a new recording of music for evensong. Recorded in March this year, the disc contains […]

 
Canford School sing joint evensong with the mixed choir

Canford School sing joint evensong with the mixed choir

The mixed choir was delighted to host the chamber choir of Canford School who sang a joint evensong service in the chapel on November 10th.  Former organ scholar Mr Chris […]

 
Choir performs canticles by composer Rachel Portman

Choir performs canticles by composer Rachel Portman

On Monday October 31st, the mixed choir performed a set of canticles by alumna and honorary fellow Rachel Portman.  Rachel studied music at Worcester College before becoming a successful and […]

 
Carol Composition Competition 2016

Carol Composition Competition 2016

This year’s carol composition competition has been won by Stewart Duncan, an American composer from Indiana. Stewart Duncan (b.1993) is a Bloomington, Indiana-based composer pursuing his Ph.D. in Musicology from […]

 
Choral award auditions

Choral award auditions

In September, the college welcomed applicants for choral awards for entry in 2017 and 2018 (for deferred entry). Students from different parts of the country stayed in the college and […]

 
College Gaudy and Evensong

College Gaudy and Evensong

On Saturday October 1st, the mixed choir will sing a choral evensong in chapel as part of the College Gaudy weekend. We look forward to welcoming back former students from […]