Worcester College, Oxford
10:30am, Monday 13 May LFCCM in Oxford
10:30am, Monday 13 May Welcome
11:00am, Monday 13 May Writing Texts: A Brief ContextualisationProfessor Matthew Cheung-Salisbury looks at some well-known traditional texts to see if there is any common ground or shared themes that run through the corpus.
11:30am, Monday 13 May Writing Tunes: Established Tunes and HarmonyThomas Allery and Christopher Batchelor look at established tunes and harmony to understand why so many continue to be the backbone of hymnody today.
12:15pm, Monday 13 May Writing Texts: Contemporary TextsProfessor Matthew Cheung-Salisbury looks closely at contemporary texts, and identifies a number which might repay careful setting to music today.
2:15pm, Monday 13 May Workshop: Hymn Setting and DevelopmentThomas Allery and Christopher Batchelor move forward into settings of contemporary texts, looking to identify several that could be included in Choral Evensong later in the day.
4:15pm, Monday 13 May Workshop: Selection and RefinementThe team works with participants to confirm two hymn tunes which can be refined for Choral Evensong later in the day.
6:15pm, Monday 13 May Choral EvensongIncluding selections from workshops at LFCCM in Oxford
7:00pm, Tuesday 9 May Pre-concert talkA pre-concert talk before the Festival’s LFCCM in Oxford evening concert to celebrate the 90th birthday of John Joubert
7:30pm, Tuesday 9 May John Joubert 90th Birthday ConcertA programme of music by John Joubert in celebration of his 90th birthday