with Professor David Lindley, Professor Emeritus, University of Leeds
Music played an important role in Shakespeare’s plays, and while few of the original songs have survived with their music, the words have inspired countless settings and textual re-workings through the ages. This lecture/discussion considers the many 20th-century settings in the context of those of the 19th and 21st centuries.
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£3; students free