Music at Christmas. Dr. Andrew Gant. Lecturer in Music at St Peter’s College, Oxford
Dr Andrew Gant is an Oxford based musician, author and academic. He is a composer, singer and was formally organist and choirmaster at the Chapel Royal. Among his books is “The Carols of Christmas” described as; “a joyous account of the history behind our favourite carols” .
His brief for the lecture to SGS is to give a musical lecture with a Christmas theme. It may be anticipated that he will make use of the instruments available in the church.