Exploring the musical development of the 19th century Romantic era, beginning with the later compositions of Beethoven, and discussing the wonderful instrumental, vocal and piano music of Schubert, Brahms, Schumann, Mendelssohn and Chopin.

  Masters of the Baroque (1600-1750) :  Discover the seamless beauty of some of the most exquisite music ever written, and how the great composers of this age influenced everything since.  We will explore a wide range of works by More details …

Original instruments make their way into “modern” music. The influence of the past on the present is seen in Stravinsky, Schoenberg and composers such as Pärt and Tavener, leading to synthesis and the way forward in the 21st century.