A Selection of Music Talks

ARNE’S “King Alfred” – an 18th century English Opera
CLEMENTI – born in Italy; died in Evesham
EDWARD ELGAR – his life and times
FRANZ LISZT – composer, pianist, teacher
A FRESH LOOK AT CHORAL MUSIC
GUSTAV HOLST – local hero
HAYDN – the complete master
HAYDN’S ENGLISH MUSE – an 18th century love story
HEINRICH SCHÜTZ – music of endurance and consolation
HISTORY OF THE WALTZ
JOHN DUNSTABLE and the Music of the Spheres
LAND WITHOUT MUSIC? – England before Elgar
LILI BOULANGER – a great woman composer
MALCOLM ARNOLD – neglected genius
MUSIC OF THE CELTIC TWILIGHT
MUSIC’S INFINITE VARIETY – a fresh look at an old idea
ORCHESTRATION – how it can help one to understand music
PUCCINI’S “LA BOHEME” – how to understand an opera
REMEMBERING VAUGHAN WILLIAMS
ROBERT BURNS AND MUSIC
THE MUSIC OF CHRISTMAS
THE THREE CHOIRS FESTIVAL and its mysterious origins
THE WESLEYS – musicians, not just Methodists
VERDI’S “SIMON BOCCANEGRA” – a great historical drama
WHAT MAKES A MELODY?
YOUNG HERR BRUCKNER – the early life of a musical genius
YOUNG MR. HANDEL – the early life of a musical genius

Tim Porter
Hans Hill Farm
Sezincote
Moreton-in-Marsh
GL56 9TB

01386 700 664
info@timporter.org.uk

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