The 2013 Carol Service

Chapel & Choir: Special services & concerts

October 2016

The Choir will be joined by outstanding soloists to perform movements from the Mozart and Schumann Requiems.

November 2016

The famous organist of Notre-Dame Cathedral, Paris, plays works by Liszt, Widor, Vierne, Debussy, and Dupré.

A celebration of the beginning of the Christian year, this is the first of Merton's 2016 Advent Carol services.

A celebration of the beginning of the Christian year, this is the second of Merton's 2016 Advent Carol services.

December 2016

With the Choir of Merton College and the Merton College Girls' Choir.

A concert at St John's Smith Square, London, that contrasts two polychoral masterpieces from the Renaissance period with Poulenc’s popular Christmas motets, and a sequence of well-known carols by Darke and Rutter amongst others.

January 2017

April 2017

Tickets will be available from the Oxford Playhouse Box Office in January 2017.

May 2017

A celebratory feast of choral music: Bach at the height of his expressive powers, and a young Handel revelling in his mastery of the flamboyant Italian style he had absorbed on his travels.

A concert by Stephen Farr, widely regarded as one of the finest organists of his generation.

Image: The 2013 Carol Service, photo courtesy Lynn Dobson