A stellar cast of celebrities has raised more than £65,000 for a cancer charity with a Christmas concert in Oxford shown online.
A group of nine local volunteers wanted to continue to fundraise for Macmillan Cancer Support despite coronavirus.
They knew they would not be able to stage the usual annual event in Christ Church Cathedral so they decided to organise a fundraising concert which could be shown online instead.
The online concert featured numerous celebrities who volunteered to take part, including Joanna Lumley and Stephen Fry, and was appropriately named Follow the Stars.
The following is an extract from an article by Keith Miller, published in The Telegraph and online at telegraph.co.uk on 6 December. Please read the whole article here. Happily, as with other essential activities (office work, pursuit cycling), technology has come to...
Thank you to Melanie Eskenazi at MusicOMH for this review! Read it on their website here. Our performance is still available on watch again until 1 November on the Oxford Lieder website.
Paolo Troilo's work, My Vitruvian, was the key image for this project. See more of his hyper-realistic finger painting on his Instagram page.In March 2020, as the coronavirus began to spread across Europe, we at Oxford Bach Soloists had to cancel our four Easter...