Sir George Grove's World
London, June 2000
++++++ Grove's World A Conference to celebrate the centenary of Sir George Grove 1820-1900 10.15-18.00, 25 June 2000 at the Royal College of Music This one-day conference has been organised by Prof. Michael Musgrave (Visiting Research Fellow, RCM) in collaboration with Dr Paul Banks (Research Development Fellow, RCM), and will include papers on various aspects of Grove's astonishingly diverse career by Christina Bashford, Celia Clarke, Cyril Ehrlich, Peter Horton, Leanne Langley, Michael Musgrave, Janet Ritterman, David Wright, Percy M. Young, and a round table discussion to also include Simon McVeigh and Stanley Sadie. An exhibition on Grove and his Dictionary, curated by members of RCM staff and Dr John Hanford (formerly archivist of Macmillan Reference Ltd.) will be on display. The conference will be followed by a reception hosted by Macmillan Reference Ltd to mark Grove's centenary and also to preview the new edition of Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians; in addition Grove On-line will be on display. For further details and a booking form, go to http://www.rcm.ac.uk/courses/research/Grove/Grovemain.htm Or contact Dr Peter Horton, Royal College of Music, Prince Consort Road, London SW7 2BS Tel: +44-(0)207 591 4324 E-mail: email@example.com Conference organiser: Prof. Michael Musgrave, Visiting Research Fellow, RCM This conference has been made possible by the generous financial support of Macmillan Reference Ltd.