Tim Rayborn. A New English Music: Composers and Folk Traditions in England’s Musical Renaissance from the Late 19th to the Mid-20th Century. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2016. 312 pp. $39.95 (paperback), ISBN 978-0-78649-634-1.
Symposium: A ‘Musical League of Nations’?: Music Institutions and the Politics of Internationalism
29-30 June 2018, Institute of Musical Research, Senate House, London
Keynote Speaker: Prof. Anne Shreffler (Harvard University)
‘What art is better adapted to form an international connecting-link, than music?—especially instrumental music, which is in a manner an international language, an expression of the most intimate, the profoundest emotions of man.’ – Guido Adler, 1925
J. P. E. Harper-Scott (Royal Holloway, University of London)
City, University of London, Wednesday, 16th May, 17.30–19.30.
Room AG09, College Building (ground floor) St John Street, London EC1V 4BP