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Music in the Round - May Festival: Round table/live music: Art and Music

When
Wednesday May 16, 2018 at 14:30
Where
Crucible Studio Theatre, Sheffield
Tickets
£10; £6 disabled and unemployed; £5 under 35s and students
Phone for tickets: 0114 2496000
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  1. Elegy No 1, arranged for cello and piano S 196 - Franz Liszt
  2. Elegy No 2, arranged for cello and piano S 197 - Franz Liszt
  3. Andante festivo, for string quartet - Jean Sibelius

An afternoon concert of music and talk. What can we learn from pictorial representations of musicians throughout the ages? What does the word ‘harmony’ mean to artists? Why does music trigger the visualisation of colours for some people (synaesthesia) and how has this affected composers?

Guiding us through these questions and others are Dr. Tim Shephard and Professor Simon Shaw-Miller from the University of Sheffield and Bristol respectively, contributors to the Routledge Companion to Music and Visual Culture and facilitator Kim Streets, Chief Executive for Museums in Sheffield, with members of Ensemble 360 on hand to play music by synaesthetic composers Franz Liszt and Jean Sibelius.

Complimentary tea, coffee and biscuits will be served from 1.30pm


Venue
Crucible Studio Theatre
55 Norfolk Street
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S1 1DA
England
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