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Glasgow, G12 8QQ United Kingdom
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    January 2019

    Beginning of the Revolution

    Monday 7th January @ 1:10 pm - 3:00 pm
    Hunterian Museum, University Avenue, University of Glasgow
    Glasgow, G12 8QQ United Kingdom
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    Every chapter of history has its turning point, every revolution its leader. The revival of historically informed performance – the lifeblood of what we do at Dunedin Consort – owes much to Arnold Dolmetsch, a fanatical instrument collector who in pioneering the early music revival of the late-nineteenth century ‘opened the door to a forgotten treasure-house of beauty’. Join us as we recreate one of the performances that kick-started this remarkable revolution, where music by Purcell, Handel, Kuhnau and Rameau…

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