15 Sep 2021
90 Minutes

The Piano, the Composer and the Performer – Online Event

Andy Bromberger, Musician and Lecturer of Classical Music

PLEASE NOTE: Due to current lockdown restrictions, this event will adopt an online format. You will receive a Zoom link to access the talk via email at least 24 hours before the event. Please keep an eye on your email inboxes.

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The piano was invented about 300 years ago. There were keyboard instruments before this time but none gave the composer both the ability to play dynamics and a sound loud enough for a concert performance. Then the piano was invented by Bartolomeo Cristofori in 1700. Its impact on the musical has been likened to the invention of the steam engine in the industrial world.

Wednesday 15 September 11am

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