Music: Music Forum with Robert Taub and harpist Elizabeth Bass

Elizabeth Bass. Photography - Tor Hills Photography

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Join us for the next addition to The Arts Institute’s Musica Viva series – the latest of our Music Forums: live-streamed musical evenings featuring live performances and informal conversations with Dr Robert Taub, Music Director at The Arts Institute, and guests about composers, musical interpretations, and related topics. 

In the final Music Forum of 2020 London-based harpist Elizabeth Bass, demonstrates how the harp works and discusses the challenges and logistics of travelling with such a large instrument. She will perform several works from her wide-ranging repertoire that includes transcriptions for harp of Scarlatti Piano Sonatas to 20th century works for solo harp by Benjamin Britten and others. 

Supported by the Countess of Munster Trust. 

Upcoming Music Forum dates:
15 January 2021 

Date: 4 December 2020
Time: 19:30
Free to access online – book your place

This event will be run through YouTube Live. Once you have booked your place you will receive a link to access this event online, please join the call via the link provided 5 minutes before the event begins. 

If you have any queries or require any additional information about attending this online event please do not hesitate to contact The Arts Institute team theartsinstitute@plymouth.ac.uk. 

The arts sector has been significantly impacted by the Covid-19 crisis; some of the artists and companies contributing to the new season are seeking support. Visit the Elizabeth Bass website to find out if there are ways you can support.

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