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St John’s Cathedral, Oban

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129 George St
Oban, PA34 5NT United Kingdom

May 2019

Bach: The Last Resort

Saturday 11th May @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St John’s Cathedral, Oban, 129 George St
Oban, PA34 5NT United Kingdom
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£5 – £15

Bach’s rich musical legacy as we know it today is partly the result of a historical accident. When he applied for the position of Kantor at Leipzig’s Thomaskirche in 1722, Bach was only third choice for the post. Telemann turned the offer down after some deliberation, and Graupner was not released from his post of Kapellmeister in Hesse. ‘Since we cannot get the best, then we will have to settle for average’, the Council concluded, as it handed the title…

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June 2020

POSTPONED — Purcell: Songes & Ayres

June 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
St John’s Cathedral, Oban, 129 George St
Oban, PA34 5NT United Kingdom
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£5 – £22

This tour has been postponed. We are hoping to reschedule these dates in the Autumn and will update you with more news as soon as we can. All tickets already purchased remain valid for rescheduled dates. Please contact the relevant box office for a refund.  Soprano Mhairi Lawson joins us for an intimate programme of song, a genre that Purcell firmly made his own. With his flair for drama and extraordinary gift for bringing words to life, Purcell poured many…

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