classical music lectures and talks, film music, pre-concert talks

Programme Note Library

Pre-concert Talks and Lectures by Ian Lace

Bach - The Brandenburg Concertos

The Symphonies of Beethoven

Beethoven - Symphony No 8

Dvorák - Serenade for Strings

The Symphonies of Sibelius

The Symphonies of Ralph Vaughan Williams

Brahms - Symphony No 2

Mendelssohn - The Violin Concerto (with biographical detail about the composer)

Mozart - Symphony No 40

Viennese Waltzes and Operettas

Elgar - Symphony No 1

Elgar - Symphony No 2

Elgar - The Light of Life

Elgar's London

Elgar and Empire

Elgar and Delius

Elgar and Bax

Elgar and Holst

Elgar and Eric Coates

British Composers associated with Surrey and Sussex

Beyond the Pines and Fountains - The lesser known music of Respighi

The Golden Years of Hollywood - Film Music from King Kong to Titanic

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