It’s not too late – organ scholarships for all

by Simon Williams Oxford University’s Access and Outreach promoted the Organ Scholarships for All day on 3 November 2015 to show that organ scholarships can be within reach even for those teenagers who come to organ playing relatively late in the school days, and to raise awareness of organ scholarships in general among state schools. Hosted by Jesus College and their indefatigable chaplain Rev’d Megan Daffern, the day included presentations by current organ scholars, the University admissions staff, and the RCO, and ended with choral evensong sung by the choir of Canford School. The feedback suggests that this trial event was…

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