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Music & History Retreats

For our annual series of chamber music retreats, we engage some of the finest ensembles in the UK and Europe. Within an overarching theme, the music is carefully chosen and programmed to provide an illuminating sequence, and talks with a musicologist are often incorporated. While the events are undeniably indulgent and leisurely retreats, they are also intended to stimulate the mind and enchant the aesthetic sensibilities. 

Our history weekends each focus on a particular aspect or period of history, with talks by leading experts, Q&A sessions and plenary discussions. Your accommodation is included in the price, as are most meals. 

 

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The Schubert Ensemble Piano Quartets: Classical and Romantic

26 - 28 Jan 2018 £730
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Archaeology at The Castle A weekend of talks & discussions in Taunton

16 - 18 Feb 2018 £700
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The Mandelring Quartet Haydn, Schubert, Beethoven

09 - 11 Mar 2018 £730
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