Image: ‘Women’s March’ by Swedish artist Gustav Hjelmgren
About the Children’s Concert at Oxford Chamber Music Festival 2019
The Children’s Concert at Oxford Chamber Music Festival 2019 is a concert specifically for school children around Oxfordshire featuring celebrated Scandinavian repertoire, Norse readings, Fairy Tales and Folk songs.
The concert is presented in partnership with d’Overbroeck’s Oxford
We will be holding our annual Schools’ Concert, held at the Sheldonian Theatre, on the 9th of October. It is entirely free for pupils to attend. This event, created in participation with d’Overbroeck’s specifically for school children around Oxfordshire, will showcase a selection of our festival performers, offering a varied programme that will be fun, inspiring and interactive.
The programme will consist of a mixture of informative examples from Scandinavian folk music and some Norse readings, which will involve the children participating in folk singing, led by one of our leading Scandinavian musicians. The programme will also showcase music from the festival programme, which will include movements from Grieg’s Holberg Suite.
Artists include: Carrasco Hjelm, Marmen, Priya Mitchell, Minna Pensola, Christoffer Sundqvist, Janne Thomsen, Hugo Ticciati, Antti Tikkanen, and Vaernes.
1 hour with no interval
Book your free ticket via Tickets Oxford box office.