All events tagged with Music
02 May - 30 July
Beyond Versailles: F.D. Philidor, French composer and chess masterExhibition
Over the period when Louis XIII, IV and XV ruled France, four generations of the Philidor family contributed in diverse ways to the vibrancy of musical life in the French court. Best remembered of them all is F.D. (FrançoisAndré Danican) Philidor ...
24 March - 31 August
Instrument of Change: Visions of the Guitar in the Early 20th CenturyExhibition
The guitar underwent an extraordinary revival in the late Victorian and Edwardian eras, with new designs and distinctive playing techniques emerging by the 20th Century. This exhibition delves into the guitar’s varied contexts, from the BMG (Banjo...
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Afternoon Jazz: Instrument of ChangePerformance
Join duo Ashley Cross and Geoff Hughes for an afternoon performance of jazz guitar. Their performance will be in conjunction with an exhibition at the Grainger Museum, Instrument of Change: Visions of the Guitar in the Early Twentieth Century. Th...
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
This is your Brain on Virtual RealityFree Public Lecture
No longer within the realms of science fiction, virtual reality technologies are advancing neurological and cognitive development and rehabilitation. Virtual reality has already been used successfully to treat youth and adult mental health conditi...