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Jane Austen's Music and the Winchester Connection Event

Origin: 
Music
Time:
19:00 - 20:30
Date:
26 September 2012
Venue:
Turner Sims University of Southampton Highfield SO17 1BJ

For more information regarding this event, please telephone Louise Johnson on 023 8059 8424 or email L.L.Johnson@soton.ac.uk .

Event details

A lecture-performance by Samantha Carrasco, Nicholas Salwey and Helen Neeves

This lecture-performance will explore links in the domestic music collection of the Austen family with music played in Winchester within Jane Austen's lifetime (1772-1817). The concert will signify the end of a four-year PhD project by Samantha Carrasco at Southampton University studying the music collection and Hampshire music-making as a whole. A wide variety of keyboard instruments will be used to highlight different timbres and ensemble combinations including solos, songs and piano duets with informative introductions preceding each piece.

Samantha Carrasco, keyboard
Nicholas Salwey, piano
Helen Neeves, soprano

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