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Symposium and Lecture Recital

28th June at 10:00 am - 7:00 pm


In partnership with University Music Bournemouth, The Open University Literature and Music Research Group present a symposium and lecture-recital on the theme of Words, Music and Silence at Bournemouth University on Friday 28th June.

During the day, nine academic papers will be presented by scholars with backgrounds in composition, literature, musicology, creative writing and film.

This is open to any members of the public with an interest. Full details of the programme are available on the symposium webpage – https://fass.open.ac.uk/events/literature-and-music-research-group-symposium-words-music-and-silence – where you will also need to complete the free registration process through Eventbrite and book daytime parking by emailing musicadmin@bournemouth.ac.uk

The closing lecture-recital, which will appeal to all concert-goers, is given by Duncan Honeybourne, who will be performing a fantastic programme of music as well as talking about how his autism has impacted on his career as a concert pianist.

This is a free, public event. Tickets are not required, and free parking is available without booking. Please arrive at Kimmeridge House (BU Wallisdown Campus) for 5.15pm and enjoy a glass of wine afterwards.


28th June
10:00 am - 7:00 pm


Bournemouth University
Fern Barrow
Poole, Dorset BH12 5BB United Kingdom
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