Concert introduction with the Heath Quartet at the Ryedale Festival, © Gerard Collett

Concert introduction with the Heath Quartet at the Ryedale Festival, © Gerard Collett

Events 2018

16 January-20 March 10.50am-1pm: A weekly course, Vienna and Music 1890-1920 at City Lit
18 January-22 March 2-4.10pm: A weekly course, Music Criticism: a history at City Lit
20 January 9.30am: Conversation with Andrew McGregor of new chamber releases on Record Review, Radio 3
14 February 10.15am-12.15pm: Music Talks at Christ Church Kensington: ‘Light and Landscape’ with Jo Lewis
23 February 6.30pm: Pre-concert talk at Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, for the Hallé
7 March 7.30pm: Directing Middlesex University Singers’ Ensemble Concert (music by Bernstein and Sondheim) at Burgh House, Hampstead
12 March 6pm: Performance skills workshop with Sally Burgess, Royal College of Music
14 March 10.15am-12.15pm: Music Talks at Christ Church Kensington: ‘The turning tide’ with Jo Lewis
 19 March 2.30pm: ‘Brahms and his Poets‘ discussion panel led by Natasha Loges, Guildhall School of Music and Drama
6-8 April Presentations and panel discussions at the Ludlow English Song Weekend 
17 April-26 June 10.50am-1pm: A weekly course, Beethoven, Bartók and the String Quartet at City Lit
19 April-28 June 2-4.10pm: A weekly course, Music and Philosophy at City Lit
21 April 9am-11.45am: Discussing new releases live in conversation with Andrew McGregor on BBC Radio 3’s Record Review
25 April 7pm: Insight talk on Strauss’ Capriccio for Garsington Opera
26 April 10am: Interview with Sir James MacMillan for ISM Members’ Day, LSO St Luke’s

7pm: Host of Golden Sounds, on the history of the Saxophone, at Christ Church Kensington

4 May 6.30pm: Pre-concert talk at The Hexagon, Reading, for the Bruckner Linz Orchestra and Bournemouth Symphony Chorus 
 12 May 12.15pm: Slot on BBC Radio 3’s Music Matters discussing composers who were also artists
16 May 10.15am: ‘Brahms in Context’, a talk with musical illustrations by Joo Yeon Sir, for Music Talks at Christ Church Kensington

8.45pm: Post-concert talk with Roderick Williams and Iain Burnside at the Wigmore Hall

16 June 4pm: Festival lecture, ‘This timeless town…’: Music in Paris, from Franck to Stravinsky Marryat Players Chamber Music Festival, Wimbledon, for the
13-19 July Four talks on the music of Antonín Dvořak at the Ryedale Festival
19 July 5.30pm: In Conversation with Chi-Chi Nwanoku at the Ryedale Festival
20 July 2pm: In Conversation with Judith Weir at the Ryedale Festival
25 July 7pm: In Conversation with Robert Hollingworth at the Ryedale Festival
2 August 2-5pm: Classical Music: An Introduction at City Lit
4-5 August Come and Sing Duruflé’s Requiem at City Lit, with Edward Breen
9 August 2-5pm: Wagner’s Ring Cycle: An Overview at City Lit
16 August 2-5pm: Lieder: A Beginner’s Guide at City Lit
19 August 4pm: An introduction to Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde at the North Norfolk Music Festival


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