Gloucestershire Composers in the First World War

Thursday 11/09/14 14:00 - 16:00

Corinium Museum

Join local historian Tim Porter to hear how the First World War was a key experience for Gloucestershire composers.
Gloucestershire Composers in the First World War An afternoon talk by Tim Porter Thursday 11th September, 2–4pm An important part of our local history is the extraordinary musical flowering of Gloucestershire a hundred years ago. Howells, Gurney, Holst and Vaughan Williams all led adventurous lives and wrote groundbreaking music. Join local historian Tim Porter to hear how the First World War was a key experience for Gloucestershire composers. Cost £5.65 - £5 for season ticket holders. Booking recommended. Contact details: Corinium Museum, Park Street, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 2BX T: 01285 655611
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