The Modern Germans in Georgian London

(January - September 2014) 

An exhibition focusing on German speaking musicians and their compositions in the early 18th century and their reception with London audiences. 

Using contemporary manuscripts, scores, programmes, portraits and diaries, this exhibition examined the rapturous reception of their romantic music and its influence on a generation of young English composers, including John Barnett, William Sterndale Bennett and S S Wesley.

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