This lecture and concert explored the ways in which music imitates real life - often with humorous results. The concert programme included works by Biber, Scarlatti, Debussy and Strauss - Till Eulenspiegl's Merry Pranks.
The transcript and downloadable versions of the lecture are available from the Gresham College website:
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