Children's Tour: Development of the Piano
Fauré's Late Song Cycles
Fri 22 Feb 2019, 2.30pm - 3.30pm
Come and look into a treasure chest of musical sounds.
The Lives and Music of Blind Musicians in Post-War London
Fri 1 Mar 2019, 2.30pm - 4.00pm
An exploration of Fauré's late vocal works.
Ancestral Voices: A Celebration of Clara Schumann
Thu 7 Mar 2019, 2.30pm - 4.00pm
Find out about the lives of blind musicians from 1945 to 1970 in this documentary film following five musicians from different background.
Spencer Series: Reimagined Guitars
Tue 12 Mar 2019, 11.45am - 12.45pm
Dr Elena Vorotko explores Schumann's life, friendships and busy career.
Musical Tour: Development of the Piano
Wed 13 Mar 2019, 1.00pm - 2.00pm
An opportunity to listen to rarely played instruments from the Spencer Collection.
Telling Stories: Women and Diaries
Tue 19 Mar 2019, 11.45am - 12.45pm
Honorary Research Fellow Dr Elena Vorotko gives a specialist guided tour of the Academy Museum's historic keyboard collection.
Listening to Recordings: Messiaen's Catalogue d'oiseaux
Wed 20 Mar 2019, 6.30pm - 8.30pm
An event looking at the relationship between women's diaries and other media, presented by Dr Briony Cox-Williams.
Fri 22 Mar 2019, 2.30pm - 4.00pm
Roderick Chadwick and Daniel-Ben Pienaar discuss Yvonne Loriod's two complete recordings of Messiaen's Catalogue d'oiseaux.