Monthly Archives: March 2012
“Debussy: Text and Idea”, an international Debussy symposium, will take place at Gresham College, London on 12-13 April 2012. It is organised and supported by the Institute of Musical Research (University of London), Gresham College, the Royal College of Music, … Continue reading
The next Open University Choir concert on 22 March has a Scottish theme, and presents two world premières; it also has a truly OU story behind it. William Bowie was head teacher of music at the Royal High School in … Continue reading
Symphony won the award for ‘Best Partnership’ at the BBC Audio & Music Awards, held at New Broadcasting House on 13 March. The series was produced as a collaboration between BBC4 television, the Open University Music Department, BBC Orchestras, Radio … Continue reading
On Tuesday 13 March, Music Department lecturer Ben Winters will be giving a paper at Goldsmiths, University of London entitled “Moments of Desperation and Peril: Hollywood and Concert Performance.” The event is free, and will take place from 5-7pm in the … Continue reading
The BBC4 TV series “Symphony”, transmitted in November 2011 and currently enjoying a re-run on Friday nights at 7.30, has been nominated for the “best partnership” Award at the BBC annual Audio & Music Awards — the result will be … Continue reading
Details of the department’s forthcoming research day are now available (click here for pdf poster). The event will be held from 10am to 4pm on Tuesday, 27 March in the Music Research Studio. All are welcome!