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Twenty-First Annual Conference on Music in Eighteenth-Century Britain

Education Room, Foundling Museum, 40 Brunswick Square, London WC1N 1AZ
Friday 25 November 2005


CHAIRS - Claire Mera-Nelson (TCM) & Meredith McFarlane (RCM)

10.00†††††† Coffee and registration

10.30†††††† Matthew Gardner (Ruprecht-Karls-Universitšt, Heidelberg) -
The Choice of Hercules: the Political and Literary Contexts of Works by
Stanley, Greene and Handel

11.15†††††† Jennifer Thorp (New College, Oxford) - Desbargues, Cherrier,
and the dances in Love's Triumph (1708)

12.00†††††† Joyce Simlett-Moss (University of Liverpool) - An Overlooked
London Music Publisher: John Adolph Hummel

12.45†††††† LUNCH (provided in the room)† There will be an exhibition of
items from the Gerald Coke Handel Collection in the Reading Room from
12.45 to 2.00

2.00†††††††† David Coke (Jervaulx) - The Pleasure Garden and the
Orphanage - Two Unorthodox Patrons of the Arts in 18th-century London

2.45†††††††† Paul Rice (Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada) -
New Directions for the Solo Cantata: Thomas Arne's Six Cantatas for a 
Voice and Instruments

3.30†††††††† Catherine Ferris (National University of Ireland, Maynooth) -
18th-century Music Sources in the Library of the Irish Academy of Music,
Dublin

c.4.15††††† Tea† (conference ends at 5.00)
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The Foundling Museum is open from 10am to 6pm and admission is covered by
the registration fee

REGISTRATION FEE, including lunch with wine, £12.00 in advance - £13.00
on the day

NB new venue - A map and directions are available at 
www.foundlingmuseum.org.uk

Organised by Claire Sharpe & Ann van Allen-Russell

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For registration (cheques payable to "Claire Sharpe Conference Account")
please print out and return this slip to Claire Sharpe, 30 Coleman Road,
London, SE5 7TG. Enquiries: tel: 020 7701 8038 or email: 
c.sharpe@ram.ac.uk and/or csharpe@camberwell.free-online.co.uk

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Date for the diary: next year's conference will be on Friday 24 November
2006


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