Season’s Greetings from Pembroke College – 2013

The music featured in this montage is O Little Town of Bethlehem, recorded at the 2013 Pembroke College Christmas Advent Carol Service, on Monday 2 December. Recording and sound editing by Myles Eastwood (2006).

Photo and image credits

1. The Waterhouse Library in the snow – James Anderson
2. Snow dog in Old Court – Rachel Chanter
3. Old Court at night – Nigel Luckhurst
4. Alumni events held in Berlin, Hong Kong and Toronto – Development Office
5. Millie, the College cat – Development Office
6. Professor Giuliano Amato, former Prime Minister of Italy delivering the 2013 Sykes Lecture in Italian Studies – Nigel Luckhurst (listen to the talk on SoundCloud)
7. Spring Night – Mark Nelson (2012)
8. Professor Tim Bussey (2001) fielding questions at a Pembroke open day – Development Office
9. Ted Hughes’s leather cast wallet, given on permanent loan by the Westcountry Rivers Trust – Dr Mark Wormald (1992)
10. Emeritus Fellows playing bowls – Development Office
11. Cyclist on Pembroke Street – Yee Tat Ong (2012)
12. Pembroke Choir standing by a statue of Roger Williams (1625) in Providence, Rhode Island – Alexander Black
13. Peter Dudfield takes a break during his 30,000km (not miles!) cycle round the world – Peter Dudfield (2007) Follow Peter’s progress here
14. Summer Plane Trees on the Avenue – Mark Nelson (2012)
15. 2013 Telephone Fundraising Campaign – Development Office
16. Freshers prepare to have their matriculation photo taken – Development Office
17. Audience listening to 8th William Pitt Seminar, ‘The Anxiety of Age‘- Nigel Luckhurst
18. Red Buildings – Jonathan Bronitsky (2009)
19. Bita Daryabri endows the Shahnama Centre
‘Rustam talks philosophically to the knight Gudarz and other Iranian generals about the inevitability of death’
Attributed to ‘Abd al-‘Aziz
Shah Tahmasp Shahnama by Ferdowsi, f. 266v, ca. 1525-30
Museum of Contemporary Art, Tehran, Iran, Tabriz
Colours, ink, silver and gold on paper, 244 x 255 mm/473 x 318 mm
20. Digital scanning of the Matthew Wren Benefactors’ Book – Pat Aske
21. The Cloisters at night – Holly Clothier (2012)
22. Dr Tom Rosenthal (1956) at the opening of the Rosenthal Art Library – Nigel Luckhurst
23. Fairbairns Novice Men’s VIII – Scott Warden (2010)
24. Dr Barry Varcoe being admitted as a William Pitt Fellow – Nigel Luckhurst
25. Sunset over Pembroke – Victoria Wang (2011)
26. Father Christmas considers his choice of Pembroke Chimneys
Artist – R.B.D.
Watercolour on paper
27. The Bowling Green and the Avenue in the snow – Development Office

Please note that the copyright of these images are retained by the artist or photographer.

It is also possible to watch the video on Vimeo.