Sun 25 Jun, SJE Arts at St John the Evangelist Church
A Grade I, G.F. Bodley designed church and adjoining cloister that forms part of St Stephen's House, a Permanent Private Hall of the University.
Recently updated as a concert venue, SJE has underfloor heating and new lighting, comfortable chairs, a new toilet block, staging, and a Steinway D concert grand piano. The acoustic is superb.
SJE is on the Iffley Road opposite the University Sports Ground. Buses from Oxford city centre stop directly outside. Buses from London stop five minutes' walk away in St Clement's.
Capacity: 400 - 500
Disabled access and toilet.
Bar on site for most events.
A selection of Green Rooms for performers.
Public car parks at St Clement's and behind Tesco on Cowley Road.
Limited parking for performers and Blue Badge holders in the college and, for some events, extra parking for the general public nearby
109a Iffley Road,
Tenebrae presents its BBC Music Magazine award-winning interpretation of Tomás Luis de Victoria’s requiem mass for six voices. For many, this represents what Renaissance polyphony is, what it sounds like, and how expressive it can be.
Director: Nigel Short
Alfonso Lobo: Versa est in luctum
Tomás Luis de Victoria: Selection of Tenebrae Responsories and Lamentations for Holy Saturday
Tomás Luis de Victoria: Requiem Mass 1605
Duration: 1:45 with interval
Students and Under 18s £10 off