International Women’s Day Concert 2019

Next Friday (8 March) the Faculty of Music hosts its annual concert to celebrate women composers and performers at the Holywell Music Room. This year’s concert features works from across the ages. In the first half, New Music group Ensemble ISIS performs works by living female composers Cydonie Banting, Maya Saxena and Deborah Pritchard (all with an Oxford connection). In the second half, our new Director of Performance Elizabeth Kenny on theorbo, and soprano Katherine Watson present songs by leading 17th-century composers Francesca Caccini and Barbara Strozzi. For more information on tickets and details of the full programme click here.