Our team of volunteer photographers documented every stage of the building works. To view their pictures, please visit the photography exhibition on the heritage website.
All this has been enabled by the award of an Heritage Lottery Fund grant of £3.4million, a grant from the Clore Foundation, the University of Oxford and the Parochial Church Council.
- Outstanding payment on new Bluthner Model 2 Grand Piano £24K (buy a note £400);
- New stacking chairs £9000 (individual chairs £150);
- Preparation of Altarpiece (Vouet's Mother and Child) £750;
- nave altar furniture £10,000 (enquire regarding individual pieces).
- Re-voicing of the organ £7500.
- Re-painting of external railings £2500
- Endowment of music £1.5m: St Mary's has one of the finest organ's in Oxford, made by Metzler of Switzerland and one of the finest mixed voice choirs. Choristers are paid for each service they sing.
- Endow organist's post: gifts of £1000.
- Endow Director music post: gifts of £1500
- endow a singer:gifts of £200