A lecture on Joseph Haydn's Symphony No. 104, commonly known as the 'London' Symphony, illustrated with live musical extracts of the piece.
Music will be performed by the Baroque Ensemble from the Royal Academy of Music, including the following musicians:
Davina Clarke, Katie Stevens, violin
Jordan Bowron, viola
Lucia Cappellaro, cello
Rehana Browne, flute
Nathaniel Mander, forte-piano
The transcript and downloadable versions of the lecture are available from the Gresham College website: gresham.ac.uk/lectures-and-events/at-an-amateur-domestic-evening-haydn-symphony-no-104-london
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