Upcoming Events

30 July 2019

BBC Proms Plus Talk

5.15pm, Imperial College Union, London

(an edited version will be broadcast during the interval of the evening Prom)

Marina Frolova-Walker and cultural historian Pauline Fairclough discuss Shostakovich and his Symphony No. 5.

7 September 2019

Autumn Song Festival

 

2pm Corpus Christi College, Cambridge 

'Muses and Cannons: Soviet music and World War II'

21 September 2019

BBC Radio 3: Building a Library

c.9:40 am (live broadcast) 

Prokofiev’s “Classical” Symphony 

24 September 2019

Gresham College Lecture

6pm, Barnard's Inn Hall, London

'Exporting Russia: Diaghilev's Beginnings'

26 September 2019

New Paths Music Festival

10.30am, Toll Gavel United Church, Beverley

'Testament: The Life and World of Dmitri Shostakovich'

15 October 2019

Opera Prelude Lecture Series

10:30am, Cadogan Hall, London

'The Queen of Spades: Pushkin vs Tchaikovsky' 

29 October 2019

Gresham College Lecture

6pm, Barnard’s Inn Hall, London 

'The Ballets Russes: Courting the Exotic'

21 January 2020

Gresham College Lecture

6pm, Barnard’s Inn Hall, London 

'The Rite of Spring: A Failure and a Triumph

25 January 2020

Oxford Continuing Education

10am–5pm Day School, Ewert House, Oxford 

'Prokofiev: An Artist’s Life in Four Chapters' 

18 February 2020

Gresham College Lecture

6pm, Barnard's Inn Hall, London

'The Ballets Russes: Playing with the Past'

7 April 2020

Gresham College Lecture

6pm, Barnard's Inn Hall, London

'The Ballets Russes: Turning French'

12 May 2020

Gresham College Lecture

6pm Barnard's Inn Hall, London

'Diaghilev and Prokofiev: Return to Emotion'