Music Appreciation with Ian Lowes

October : 4, 11, 18, 25

November: 1, 15, 22, 29

December: 6, 13

Venue: St. Swithun's Church vestry, N. Allington, Bridport DT65DU

10 week course: £100 pay as you go: £12

The History of the Orchestra

...from its humble origins in the Baroque Period, to its modern incarnation in the 21st century. A wide variety of music will be used to illustrate the development of instruments and their use through this fascinating time scale.

Do you have a curiosity to learn more about musical style, genre, backgrounds of great works, the lives of Composers, instruments, the History of Music and non Western traditions?
This course is for you!
Come along and enter the dialogue or simply enjoy listening to great works and lesser known gems.
Enjoy a hot drink and a piece of cake during the halfway break, make new friends and develop your knowledge.

Ian Lowes standing in front of a group