Oxford Bach Choir

Founded in 1896, Oxford Bach Choir is considered to be one of the best large amateur choirs in the UK today.

The Choir has 150 singing members and performs with professional orchestras and soloists in the splendour of Christopher Wren’s Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford.

Please use our website to find out more about the Choir, our concerts, buying tickets and how you can be involved.

2019-2020 season launched…

After a triumphant end to the choir’s 2018-19 season with a rare performance of Handel’s oratorio Athalia to celebrate the Sheldonian’s 350th birthday, we’re delighted to announce our new season commencing in Michaelmas term 2019.  An exciting programme of concerts opens with Elgar’s Dream of Gerontius followed by Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis in March 2020 and closes in the June with a performance of Scarlatti’s Stabat Mater and Vaughan Williams’ Mass in G minor – not forgetting of course, our ever popular Carols for All this December. For full details and how to book tickets go to our Concerts webpage.

Join the Oxford Bach Choir

Membership of the Choir is by audition. Auditions are currently being held on a rolling basis. There are vacancies in all voice parts, but tenors and basses are particularly welcome.

Contact Pia Key, Membership Secretary, membership@oxfordbachchoir.org if you would like to arrange an audition or attend a rehearsal.

Further details can be found on the Join Us page.

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