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Big Band with the BBC Elstree Concert Band and The Oxford Collutorium Choir

Dorchester Abbey High Street, Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxfordshire

Tickets £18 / £13 adults (children under 16 half price) The Roaring Twenties The BBC Elstree concert Band is delighted to be back with the Oxford Collutorium Choir performing live in a programme guaranteed to contain familiar tunes. One hundred years ago, the Roaring Twenties were starting to build up a head of steam just [...]

May Morning Breakfast

Dorchester Abbey High Street, Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxfordshire

Singing from 9am Free Breakfast from 8.30am £5 (must be booked in advance) Two a Part Continuing the annual tradition, Dorchester’s a cappella group will welcome May by singing from the Abbey tower and then in the Abbey. Proceeds from this event go to this year’s charity Daybreak and to The Pride of Nasio, a local [...]

£5

Festival Folk Night – Merry Hell & Jackie Oates/Megan Henwood

Festival Tent Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester on Thames, Oxfordshire

Merry Hell Multi-award winning Merry Hell offer joyful, uplifting folk-rock, with a message for troubled times. Native to the North-West of England, the 8-piece musical charabanc was built from the embers of the much-loved folk-punk band The Tansads, before developing a life and feel all of its own. Their energy and passion is complimented by [...]

£20

Cate Cody Jazz Supper

Festival Tent Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester on Thames, Oxfordshire

Superb vocalist Cate Cody returns to entertain with her sophisticated 1930s style jazz supported by a great quintet of multi award winning players; pianist Dave Newton (voted best Jazz Pianist at least thirteen times), Trevor Whiting - Reeds (Chris Barber, Ken Colyer), Dave Green, double bass (Humphrey Lyttelton, Stan Tracey) and Charlie Stratford on drums (Berklee College of [...]

£17

Let’s Sing – Music & Movement with Dementia

Festival Tent Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester on Thames, Oxfordshire

Members of the Oxfordshire Daybreak dementia charity are happy to share one of their musical sessions in the Festival Marquee.  The session is free of charge and anyone, including those who live with dementia or who care for anyone with dementia, is very welcome to attend this informal group. The care-givers at Daybreak know that [...]

Free

OSJ Music for Autism

Dorchester Abbey High Street, Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxfordshire

A rare opportunity for autistic schools to enjoy the therapeutic effects of music live in the Abbey with professional musicians.  People of all ages and abilities are welcome to come to this event.    

Free

Food & Gift Fair

Festival Tent Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester on Thames, Oxfordshire

Saturday 7th May 10am – 5pm Sunday 8th May 12noon – 5pm Whether you're looking for locally sourced food, a special gift or unique craft decorations for your home, you'll be spoiled for choice. Dorchester Food & Gift Fair makes a perfect day out for all the family. This event, set in the stunning location [...]

£1

Open mic night

Dorchester Village Hall 7 Queen St, Dorchester on Thames, Oxfordshire

This is a great evening out for all ages watching (and sometimes participating in) eclectic performances in a lovely friendly atmosphere.  A bar is provided! All are welcome to come and perform! The open mic is for any solo, duo and SMALL ensemble performances up to approx 5 mins (usually 2 songs!) and poetry - [...]

£5

The King’s Singers Masterclass

Dorchester Abbey High Street, Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxfordshire

Come and watch the Kings Singers inspire musicians of the future as they run a masterclass focusing on singers from local schools.  This group will perform at the end of the evening concert. We’re delighted to welcome world-famous a cappella ensemble The King’s Singers to Dorchester Abbey.  Recipients of two Grammy® Awards and an Emmy® Award, The [...]

Free
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