Cantate Astra: 900 years of Music by Women

The title of our concert tomorrow (7.30pm, 7th July, Exeter College Chapel), an entire programme of music by women, is taken from the carol by Cecilia McDowall (words by Christie Dickason) and commands, ‘Sing, stars’. We oblige by giving voice to wonderful music by...

Singing unto the Lord: Songs Old and New

If you haven’t yet fixed upon coming to our gorgeous Lenten programme tomorrow (7.30pm, Exeter College Chapel), I’m hoping that our final blog might tip the balance in our favour… In this post, I’m looking at three discrete works that illustrate the creative relations...

Vaughan Williams Mass in G Minor

Hello again, and thanks for stopping by to read our second blog post exploring the programme for our upcoming concert on 17th February in Exeter College Chapel (partial repeat 22nd March). I promised you should have the Mass in G Minor in this one, and so you shall....