Daily Info Organises Virtual May Morning

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Title

Daily Info Organises Virtual May Morning

Subject

The Covid-19 Pandemic and Oxford

Description

Due to the social distancing requirements set by the government, May Morning, an Oxford tradition, has been cancelled. However, not to be stopped by the coronavirus, Daily Info has organised a virtual May Morning. The above poster, created by Meredith Goodburn, details the events for the Facebook live video. Daily Info will stream video from the following events:

- The Magdalen College Choir singing Hymnus Eucharisticus with traditional bells and prayers
- Morris dancing
- A spoons tutorial from Rachel Borek
- A performance by musician John Otway
- A history of May Day from Tim Healey
- A recording from Folk Weekend Oxford
- May music from a Welsh folk group
- May morning singalong

Publisher

Museum of Oxford

Date

May 1st 2020

Rights

Daily Info
Meredith Goodburn

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