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For just £80 per year your membership will help to secure our future.
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Founded in January 2015, Oxford Bach Soloists has been catapulted among the top ensembles in Oxford with one clear, simple aim: to perform the complete vocal works of JS Bach.
We are incredibly grateful to our loyal following of audience members. Without you, none of what we do would be possible. We now want to advance the remit of the Oxford Bach Soloists, and we ask you to join us on our journey to secure our future by becoming a Friend of OBS.
Tell me more about the work of Oxford Bach Soloists.
Drawing from an abundance of local Oxford talent, Oxford Bach Soloists provides the next generation of young soloists, many of whom hold choral and organ scholarships at the University’s college chapels, with the opportunity to collaborate with a professional baroque orchestra. In concerts and workshops, the Oxford Bach Soloists gives performers and listeners the chance to learn about the best music of the Western heritage, and preserve this unique art form.
What are your future plans?
Over the next 12 years, the Oxford Bach Soloists will perform the complete vocal works of JS Bach. Featuring singers and players of all ages, the Oxford Bach Soloists has constructed a pathway for professional development and inspiration that secures this unique art form for the future.
Working together with Professors from the University of Oxford’s Faculties of Music, History, Theology, and Modern Languages, the Oxford Bach Soloists provides a laboratory for current research, and knowledge exchange.
How will my support help Oxford Bach Soloists?
Your support as our Friend will enable historians and scholars to discover more about Bach’s music and influence, nurture the next generation of outstanding performers, and preserve this unique art form with integrity, performing in a regular cycle throughout the year.
Your gift will go towards the funding of the Oxford Bach Soloists: the choir, the orchestra, the administrative support, the educational projects, music lessons, language coaching sessions, tours and recordings, and special projects.