concerts
‘More comfortable than the Sheldonian at a fraction of the price’
St. Mary's is regularly used as a venue for classical music concerts, lectures, and other types of events. Tickets are purchased either at the door or as specified by the concert organisers. Regular ensembles include, The Oxford Sinfonia , The City of Oxford Choir and Oxford Youth Choirs, as well as various college music societies such as the Hertford Bruckner Orchestra.


A Bluthner Model 2 Concert Grand is available at St Mary's for use by concert organisers. An additional hire fee applies.

For information on hiring St Mary's for a concert, please contact the parish administrator,

Upcoming Concerts:

Savitri Grier - Solo Violin Recital 
Thursday 2nd October 1pm, Free Admission
Savitri Grier is an outstanding violinist currently studying at the Guildhall. She recently graduated from Christ Church College, Oxford with First Class degree in music.

27th September - Oxford Sinfonia

25th October - Schola Cantorum

22nd November - Oxford Chamber Orchestra

1st December - Hertford Music Society

6th December - Eboracum Baroque

13th December - City of Oxford Choir Christmas Concert

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