The 2013 Carol Service

Chapel & Choir: Special services & concerts

September 2015

The service will include Sir William Walton’s coronation march, Crown Imperial, played on the Dobson organ.

Merton’s Director of Music Benjamin Nicholas performs works by JS Bach, in a programme played by John Scott in his last recital at St Thomas Church, New York on 20 June 2015.

October 2015

Robert Quinney performs Dupré, Bach, Schumann, Alain and Nielsen.

A stunning pairing of Fauré's Requiem with Brahms' Vier ernste Gesänge for All Saints' Eve.

November 2015

The College Choir will sing Mozart’s Requiem at the College’s Service of Remembrance for all recently departed Mertonians and loved ones.

Matthew Martin performs Gowers, Bach and Whitlock.

All Mertonians and their families are invited to celebrate the beginning of the Christian year with us at this, the first of Merton's Advent Carol services.

All Mertonians and their families are invited to celebrate the beginning of the Christian year with us at this, the second of Merton's Advent Carol services.

December 2015

A programme of Renaissance masterworks and Christmas music from the Merton Choirbook.

February 2016

The Choir of Merton College will sing at the Temple Church, London.

March 2016

The seventh Passiontide at Merton festival.

The first of two performances at the Auditorium St-Pierre-des-Cuisines in Toulouse, France.

The second of two performances at the Auditorium St-Pierre-des-Cuisines in Toulouse, France.

May 2016

The Choir's success as a breeding ground for young singers is celebrated with the return of some of its most outstanding alumni to bring Striggio's masterpiece to life, alongside works by Gabrieli, Victoria, Praetorius and Schutz.

Image: The 2013 Carol Service, photo courtesy Lynn Dobson