Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin, Kidlington

St Mary's Kidlington

Music at St Mary's: Programme


24th and 25th April 2015, 7.30pm

KAOS and the Oxford Brass Ensemble

KAOS and the Oxford Brass Ensemble present FANFARE!, a programme of festival music from the 16th and 20th centuries for choir, brass, organ and percussion. Conducted by Paul Ingram.

Sun 26th April 2015, 11.30am

Coffee Concert

Jinseung Eu ('cello)

Sat 2nd May 2015, 7.30pm

Exeter College Chapel Choir

Following last year's excellent concert, Exeter College Choir return to St Mary's Kidlington with a programme entitled The English Renaissance.. The concert will feature Michael Tippett's Five Negro Spirituals along with popular works by Parry and Stanford. This is one not to miss!

Wed 10th June 2015, 7.30pm


The Adderbury Ensemble return to Kidlington.
Beethoven Quartet Op 59 No 3
Schubert String Quintet
Directed by David LePage
Refreshments served in interval. Tickets on the door £ 15 (children free).
For more information phone 07711 606996

Sat 13th June 2015, 7.00pm


Oxford's Baroque and Tango Orchestra
St Mary's Kidlington
Tickets £10 (children free).

Sun 28th June 2015, 11.20am

Coffee Concert

Helen Head (voice)

Sat 11th July 2015, 7.00pm


This early music trio make their second visit to St Mary's Kidlington.
Tickets £10, £8 (concessions) £5 (children).

Sun 19th July 2015, 11.20am

Coffee Concert

Clare and Huw Morgan (voice and piano)
To feature Five Betjeman Songs (Dring), Dido's Lament (Purcell) and some songs from the shows

Sun 16th August 2015, 11.20am

Coffee Concert

Jonty Ward (organ)

Sun 23rd August 2015

Romsey Abbey

St Mary's choir visits Romsey Abbey in Hampshire to sing for the morning and evening services. The motet during Sung Eucharist was written by David Hewett in 2012 for a family occasion. The Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis at Evensong were written for St Mary's, and receives its first performance today. The soloists are Judith Ryder and John Morris.

Thu 24th September 2015, 7.30pm


The Adderbury Ensemble return to Kidlington.
Directed by Martyn Jackson
String Quintets by Mozart, Vaughan Williams and Brahms

Sun 27th September 2015, 11.30am

Coffee Concert

Mairi Gibbs (violin) with David Hewett (organ)

Sat 10th October 2015, 7.30pm

Kidlington in Concert

An evening of musical entertainment from local performers

Sun 18th October 2015, 11.30am

Coffee Concert

Huw Morgan (Recorder)

Sun 29th November 2015, 11.30am

Coffee Concert

Children of St Mary's

Sun 29th November 2015, 6.30pm

Advent Carol Service

Sat 12th December 2015, 7.30pm

Kidlington Concert Brass

Sun 20th December 2015, 7.30pm

Service of Nine Lessons & Carols

22nd & 23rd December 2015, 7.00pm

KAOS Christmas Concert

Sat 24th December 2015, 11.30pm

Service of Midnight Mass