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Short Music & History events

For our annual series of chamber music events, 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 Endellion String Quartet Over 100 years of extraordinary quartet development

15 - 17 Oct 2018 £760
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Conservation and Heritage: Champions and Challenges A residential symposium in Liverpool

07 - 09 Nov 2018 £580
Liverpool, St George’s Hall, engraving c. 1880.
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The Albion Quartet From Haydn to Walton

23 - 25 Nov 2018 £780
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