Hector Berlioz - A Study Day
24 October 2015, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Presented in association with The Berlioz Society
A day spent exploring this colourful character, a highly influential, even revolutionary composer, author and conductor. Speakers include David Cairns, author of the definitive biography of Berlioz.
11am Welcome coffee
11.30am ‘Berlioz in Context’ - a talk given by David Cairns
12.30pm A light lunch will be available for purchase
1.15pm Lunchtime recital
Rachel Kelly mezzo-soprano
Andri Björn Róbertsson bass-baritone
Edwige Herchenroder piano
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2.30pm 'From Romance to Mélodie' - a talk given by Julian Rushton
3.20pm 'Berlioz's legacy' - a talk given by Richard Wigmore
The evening recital, at 7.30pm in the Holywell Music Room, with also focus on Berlioz, with James Gilchrist, Dorottya Láng and Julius Drake: more details here.
16 October 2015 | 9:00am