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'One of the world's most renowned choirs' - Classic FM. Queen's Choir is Oxford's leading mixed voice foundation; Director @OwenLRees.

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So what's it like to be in a session with a top choir? A bit like this... https://t.co/upT8hy5pAoAnother picture from our sessions this week, with the truly wonderful Lucy Wakeford. Hmmm.... women's voices,… https://t.co/gkKWLVdxdWNext service at @QueensCollegeOx Chapel isn't until October 14. But if you can't wait until then for your fix of… https://t.co/qDELqXUbpo
7/5
2019
Term may be over at @QueensCollegeOx, but the hard work is going on apace. Here's a shot from yesterday's recordi… https://t.co/OqAjqBOkki
7/4
2019
Last chance to apply for our Tenor Lay Clerk position. Deadline is today! https://t.co/UyBxip1ttL
6/28
2019
Applications for Tenor Lay Clerk vacancy at @QueensCollegeOx close in two days' time on Friday 28th June. So if y… https://t.co/47MCd5W7eV
6/26
2019
Not to be missed! Free choral concert TONIGHT in Oxford! Come and hear two world-renowned university choirs unite a… https://t.co/AqLtAIRsj0
6/19
2019
We're very much looking forward to welcoming Stanford Chamber Chorale to Oxford this week! Come and hear two world-… https://t.co/jxt9djlzEh
6/17
2019
Sneak peek at one of the tunes in tonight's concert...Enjoy! Join us at 7.30pm @QueensCollegeOxhttps://t.co/Lfw5bdNLWmJoin us TONIGHT at 7.30pm @QueensCollegeOx. Tickets on the door (cash & card) or online at https://t.co/5ShoVgChpH https://t.co/gAEIYqjP3z
6/15
2019
Come rain or shine, our ever popular 'Music for a Summer's Evening' concert takes place tomorrow at… https://t.co/a3XAy2S38o
6/14
2019
Despite the current grey gloom, this Saturday's forecast is for sunshine! Good news for our ever popular Summer con… https://t.co/dTti9xiTSO
6/10
2019
Tonight’s organ voluntary will be played by BOTH organ scholars! Yes, it’s S.S. Wesley’s Fugue from his Duet for Or… https://t.co/Wrc3w75cru
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6/9
2019
The Americans are coming! We're delighted to host the excellent Stanford Chamber Chorale for a joint concert with… https://t.co/vwTcrm7DgHTonight we're singing one of our favourites - Jackson in G - canticles set by the amazing Dr. Francis Jackson, 101… https://t.co/iQCqgpdnNxWant to sing #tenor in #Oxford ? @QueensCollegeOx needs you. We're advertising for a Lay Clerk to join our ra… https://t.co/qd4rpbnew0
6/7
2019
A lovely and lively celebration of #AscensionDay with @Queenschoir! Music by Phillips and Gibbons to start the day.… https://t.co/7sUs9vsB33
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5/30
2019
Want to feel uplifted? Join us for breakfast-time celebration of #AscensionDay tomorrow morning at 8.00 outside… https://t.co/GrFPMuE9OV
5/29
2019
Greatly looking forward to this! https://t.co/AmLBBn6vMu
5/26
2019
Our wonderful CD with @SignumRecords of John Taverner is still striking a harmonious chord with the critics - great… https://t.co/3CH4Hvt2Vw
5/15
2019
One more day left to apply for the Choral and Organ Awards Open Day this Saturday 11 May. A perfect glimpse into… https://t.co/N0qV5UNY76
5/8
2019
#choralevensong tonight brings together composers from Tudor times and today. #orlandogibbons sublime Short Servi… https://t.co/6J43RkWD3BThe @QueensCollegeOx clock is ticking down to the Choral and Organ Awards Open Day at Oxford University on Saturday… https://t.co/guGLEdkfzN
5/3
2019
Thinking of applying for an Oxford University #organscholarship or #choralscholarship? Then join @Queenschoir on… https://t.co/tdZiQ1xZYOEvensong tonight features a real gem of church music from the early C20 - Edgar Bainton's vision of The Revelation… https://t.co/tOVRBowXxx
5/1
2019
A week today we will be singing evensong in the idyllic North Oxfordshire village of #Bletchingdon of which… https://t.co/DQpWrmAGHCReady and raring to go for the first #ChoralEvensong of term @QueensCollegeOx tonight. Particularly looking forward… https://t.co/f6hKbYdbxt
Retweeted by Choir of The Queen's College, OxfordGood luck to all at @Queenschoir for first evensong of new term tonight at 18.15. Sorry not to be there.… https://t.co/fRorWBexuo
Retweeted by Choir of The Queen's College, OxfordNow Playing John Taverner, Contrapunctus, Owen Rees - Audivi vocem #johntaverner, #contrapunctus, @owenlrees https://t.co/MCzsrc3OFo
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4/28
2019
Choir trip to on Sunday May 5 is to the delightful parish church of St. Giles in #Bletchingdon in delightful… https://t.co/VRowxdzk6o
4/27
2019
#Chapel services resume on Sunday 28 April with #Choralevensong at 6.15. #HerbertHowells magisterial Coll. Reg.… https://t.co/o33vCaPv1ATrinity term music list now published online: https://t.co/cYRA9qUpx7 #HerbertHowells #OrlandoGibbonshttps://t.co/CC5M2RoP7y
4/24
2019
Any suggestions for repertoire to sing at our #choralevensong and #afternoontea on Sunday May 5? Perhaps a help… https://t.co/77WQyeRuHaI suppose we could keep the #oxfordshire #countryside venue of our #afternoontea and #choralevensong on Sunday May… https://t.co/lg54uHxBo0Fancy a springtime #afternoontea in the idyllic #oxfordshire countryside? So do we. Keep Sunday May 5 free in… https://t.co/jT1v6jybIo
4/13
2019
First evensong of new term will be a joyous feast of Howells and Leighton. Col!. Reg. and Leighton Paean. Plus… https://t.co/J0jtAe1hNU
4/12
2019
The @QueensCollegeOx new #organrecital series revealed... ...as a Soundcloud. How would you put these names toge… https://t.co/XS9nmhnKvv @QueensCollegeOx #organrecitals Trinity Term 2019... ...as a Soundcloud. How would you put these together over 8… https://t.co/B4DhDzbVBbNearly time to announce the new season of Wednesday lunchtime organ recitals here in the chapel of The Queen's Coll… https://t.co/S82v4tQURaStill some work to be done on the new music list then... Any requests? https://t.co/KOMP6Ek6VMWhilst the choir is away, it's getting busy behind the scenes... https://t.co/ac96pF9t3g
4/10
2019
@SignumRecords @HuddsChoral Goodness! What a choice - which one to buy? (don't say both...)
4/5
2019
With so many glowing rewviews coming through for our new Taverner disc, , really need to say big thanks to our prod… https://t.co/rEcOp05TLvEverybody's loving our new Taverner CD! @andrewCDmcg on BBC Radio 3 Record Review: "The sound is superb...gl… https://t.co/GR3uBGlPAm
4/3
2019
'@ContrapunctusUK and @Queenschoir fully meet the challenge they set themselves' - @GramophoneMag 💫 Yet another fan… https://t.co/mJrD7AQp66
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3/31
2019
Tune in to @BBCRadio3's #RecordReview with @andrewCDmcg to hear new Signum releases by @FretworkViols and… https://t.co/oXSFQf1dFt
Retweeted by Choir of The Queen's College, OxfordLovely it is too - well done @Queenschoir and @OwenLRees , glorious sound https://t.co/6abVkjqnA0
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3/30
2019
Choral and Organ Awards Open Day May 11th, starting at 2pm. Including a choral workshop lead by Owen Rees, tea foll… https://t.co/1Do8i1YkyaHot off the press from Gramophone: "Contrapunctus and the Choir of The Queen’s College, Oxford, fully meet the ch… https://t.co/6SZ3hFuvhqExcellent reviews storming in for our latest Taverner CD. This just in from @ClassicalSource: "There is an unerri… https://t.co/trMISbREyG
3/27
2019
Planet Hugill: Thrilling dynamism: Taverner's Missa Gloria tibi t... https://t.co/ZEHkERBMPG
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3/22
2019
To make your lives a little easier, we've put all our new music in one playlist over on @AppleMusic. Listen to New… https://t.co/ePKGTGZdGR
Retweeted by Choir of The Queen's College, Oxford#WomensHistoryMonth #MusicMonday ’I know that my redeemer liveth’ by @ReidEdinburgh alumna Cecilia McDowell (b. 19… https://t.co/UjBPq6qlL6
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3/13
2019
Evensong for #InternationalWomensDay Tonight at 6.30 in The Queen's College Chapel. Responses by Debbie Carter Ros… https://t.co/GeGIbXoyg1
3/8
2019
In our concert TONIGHT we perform Charpentier’s Mass for 4 choirs alongside other French baroque treasures, with… https://t.co/RN5LNL0vji
2/24
2019
OUT TODAY - Tavener's Missa Gloria tibi trinitas by @Queenschoir and @ContrapunctusUK on @SignumRecords 💿… https://t.co/TUIvsPaiaK
Retweeted by Choir of The Queen's College, OxfordOur new CD is out TODAY, a joint project with @OwenLRees’s pro choir @ContrapunctusUK. Taverner’s Missa Gloria tibi… https://t.co/3weAic4Gau#NewProfilePic https://t.co/n3QwihB8YvOut TODAY the new recording from @ContrapunctusUK & @Queenschoir led by @OwenLRees. If you're in Oxford why not pop… https://t.co/CdznBh9SLh
Retweeted by Choir of The Queen's College, OxfordOur new CD is out TODAY! Taverner’s wondrous Missa Gloria tibi trinitas & other works by Taverner incl Dum transiss… https://t.co/GaCo5Tplzm
Retweeted by Choir of The Queen's College, Oxford @ContrapunctusUK @Queenschoir @OwenLRees @PrestoClassical @BlackwellsMusic @OxMusicFaculty @QueensCollegeOxhttps://t.co/hzx2XiX5Ke
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2/22
2019
The new CD from @Queenschoir is available for pre-order: https://t.co/boTYjknnIO Hear Owen Rees talk about it… https://t.co/Y2MIeqkls6
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2/6
2019
The choir is excited to sing the Howells canticles at evensong tonight. We also have former Queen’s organ scholar R… https://t.co/Kg0KpxM5Ck
1/30
2019
Tune in to @BBCRadio3’s In Tune 5pm today to hear our director @OwenLRees discussing our new recording of Taverner’… https://t.co/1fLLw6q6jJOn at 5pm today on @BBCRadio3's In Tune, @OwenLRees talking about the new Taverner disc from @ContrapunctusUK and… https://t.co/zKlQPhfBkj
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1/29
2019
Tonight the choir will be singing the College Communion of Saint Paul. Open to all - 6.15pm in the Queen’s College… https://t.co/pjw5QfzE3Z
1/25
2019
Isn’t Queen’s College beautiful after the recent snowfall? Tonight we have a very special choral evensong, as we wi… https://t.co/SfEXTjLOwZ
1/23
2019
Tonight, we are delighted to be singing a joint evensong with the Ellesmere School Choir, as they stop here on thei… https://t.co/E3G6oLAcBx
1/18
2019
@queenschoir is excited to sing our first service of Hilary term with conductor Edward Higginbottom! Choral Evenson… https://t.co/i2IoqvpSdK
1/13
2019
.@queenschoir is delighted to announce that Prof. Edward Higginbottom will be directing the choir this term, during… https://t.co/5RubxbtROC
1/11
2018
Merry Christmas one and all! Here's @Queenschoir with some festive greetings: https://t.co/kMKuRakfMe #Christmas https://t.co/fkpVjsLKmn
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12/25
2018
Great to be back in the chapel @QueensCollegeOx for tonight’s Carols from Queen’s concert with @Queenschoir. Unfort… https://t.co/0N3oSKS7dL
Retweeted by Choir of The Queen's College, OxfordIt’s beginning to feel a lot like #Christmas... That won’t be on the programme, but there’s so much wonderful musi… https://t.co/leKe7vtWGA
12/14
2018
It’s that time of year again, when only Carols from Queen’s will do... @OwenLRees @Queenschoir @QueensCollegeOx https://t.co/SREb3dExfF
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12/7
2018
Tonight at 5.15! @Queenschoir sing this year’s Carol Service. Including all your festive favourites, as well as Rüt… https://t.co/Q2qe6NtVWd
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11/29
2018
Last December, the choir was lucky enough to perform in the Festival de Música Antigua de Úbeda y Baeza. We are del… https://t.co/jB7jB3wrql
11/27
2018
We were very honoured to have taken part in this wonderful concert yesterday for #RemembranceDay2018 https://t.co/Y8hLVOQAN1
11/12
2018
Here’s @QueensCollegeOx alumnus Rowan Atkinson & the choir in rehearsal this afternoon! It was a very special perfo… https://t.co/qVV0Nd9wOyA busy day for the choir with matins in All Souls earlier and now rehearsals with the @OxfordPhil, @MaryCBevan,… https://t.co/3Bryy6PvuP
11/11
2018
We had a fantastic time rehearsing in the beautiful Henry Wood Hall today for our sold out Remembrance Day concert… https://t.co/qVsqQlKOS8A special concert by a local college choir aims to put Oxford at the heart of commemorations on Remembrance Day.… https://t.co/JXaqlDdUun
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11/10
2018
David Stout @stoutbaritone, known as one of the UK's most versatile baritones, will share his great knowledge & exp… https://t.co/Hf9GNSKpOvExcited to sing Brahms Requiem with @Queenschoir and @OxfordPhil this Sunday. Still some tickets left! https://t.co/UdNqKrpUIt
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11/7
2018
This Sunday, at 6.15pm, @WTempleFdn Trustee @RevDrHayleyM is giving the Temple Sermon @QueensCollegeOx with… https://t.co/rW2SQV96Xl
Retweeted by Choir of The Queen's College, OxfordLess than 2 weeks until our Remembrance Day concert with the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra, featuring Rowan Atkinso… https://t.co/PR4295WmpW
10/31
2018
.@Queenschoir in rehearsal for this afternoon's #Requiem performance. Join us in the stunning chapel… https://t.co/5k8jy9oJRR
Retweeted by Choir of The Queen's College, OxfordThe choir is sounding wonderful in rehearsal for this afternoon’s concert! 4:30 Queen’s College Chapel. It’s going… https://t.co/3dHqgjJ87uDon't miss the #OLF18 #Requiem performance (an OLF tradition!) given by the 'breathtakingly gorgeous' (… https://t.co/zmiNFNRXfG
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10/27
2018
We offer prospective students the chance to see what it’s really like to be part of the choir - why not come along… https://t.co/YVzw9t6Oc0Thank you to all who came to the @PMMusicSociety study day on #Sarum #liturgy and Liturgical books and for the Lady… https://t.co/5QXTmC0XUz
Retweeted by Choir of The Queen's College, OxfordGreat to be at The Queens’ College, Oxford to hear my new edition of Ludford Missa Sabato (Lady mass for Saturday)… https://t.co/VbT9NkBxJn
Retweeted by Choir of The Queen's College, OxfordThis Saturday at 4.30 pm @Queenschoir will perform Lobo Requiem in the Chapel as part of the #OxfordLiederFestival.… https://t.co/9Dz12g77L3
Retweeted by Choir of The Queen's College, OxfordHave you got your tickets for our concert tomorrow yet? We can't wait to perform Lobo's Requiem in the final day of… https://t.co/5f1zIdcnqSTonight’s canticles at Evensong are Byrd’s Second Evening Service; possibly the most beautiful setting of the Magni… https://t.co/977QB8urxs
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10/26
2018
Last week we were honoured to sing at Convocation House for the University’s Chancellor’s Court of Benefactors cere… https://t.co/kYa8lzI80G
10/17
2018
Welcome new members of the Choir of The Queen’s College 2018! We started off the new academic year with a wonderful… https://t.co/WcgRPi56bB
10/8
2018
Lovely to be in Oxford for @Martin_Randall #DivineOffice with @wcchoir. Matins, Lauds, & Prime already done this mo… https://t.co/P3D7rlnkEr
Retweeted by Choir of The Queen's College, OxfordWe are delighted to be joined by @WestminsterCath Choir today for our third and final performance in… https://t.co/pJcX9KJJhH
9/27
2018
Concert number 2 of 3 in our mini-residency at the @Martin_Randall Festival and the choir receives a standing ovati… https://t.co/IVQW72y5hTGreat to be back in Oxford after the summer! This photo’s from the first of our 2 concerts in @MertonCollege today… https://t.co/a0ipENNPsp
9/26
2018

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