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Tales from the Wilderness, Peter and the Wolf

Sat 24 Sep 18:00 - 20:00

OSJ Proms at SJE Arts

Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf (with celebrity narrator)
Saint-Saëns Carnival of the Animals
Canteloube Songs of Auvergne
Rachmaninov Vocalise

Theano Papadaki, soprano
Maki Sekiya and Ilya Chetverikov
Orchestra of St John’s
John Lubbock, conductor

The great Johnny Ball – children’s TV presenter (do you remember Play School?) populariser of mathematics and the father of Radio 2 DJ Zoe Ball – guides us through ‘a symphonic fairy tale’ that explores the mysteries of folklore and the wilderness, shedding new light on well-known pieces by Prokofiev and Saint-Saëns, timeless folk-songs by Canteloube, and Rachmaninov’s enchanting Vocalise.

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Date and Time

Sat 24 Sep
18:00 - 20:00
£25, £20, £15, under 25s £5


SJE Arts
St John the Evangelist church, 109A Iffley Road
Oxford, OX4 1EH


Orchestra of St John’s
07775 904626