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February 02, 2007

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Composers of the North-East
Tue Oct 3, 2006 10:45

This lecture will be held on the 50th anniversary of the death of Edgar Bainton, who ran the Newcastle Conservatoire from 1912-1934.

The Composers to be discussed include W.G. Whittaker, Arthur Milner, William Shield and Charles Avison.

The talk will be attended by two members of the Edgar Bainton (UK) Society. The BBC has recently recorded Bainton's Third Symphony, which will be released in February 2007.

The talk will be followed by wine and mince pies.

Friday 8th December 2006, 7pm

ISM Members £4
Non Members £5

The Lit and Phil, 23 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 1SE tel: 0191 2320192



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