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East View of Brown Landscape from Madingley Hall

Capability Sounds: A Musical Celebration of Lancelot Brown

A special concert at Madingley Hall to celebrate the 300th anniversary of the birth of ‘Capability’ Brown, England’s ‘Shakespeare of Gardening’. Emma Lisney (violin), Joy Lisney (cello) and Matthew Schellhorn (piano) will perform music by Mozart, Haydn, Linley, Boyce and Jeremy Thurlow.

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Terra nova premiere concert

Thu 6 December 2012

Scott Polar Research Institute

Dr. John Biddulph is a consultant in the field of autism. He trained originally as a musician and composer and has written music for film, television and radio. John's 'Terra Nova', a work inspired by the journal, artifacts and photographs of Scott´s expedition, uses acoustic, electronic and sampled sounds to create evocative soundscapes with the occasional ´sonic surprise´. This performance will be the premiere.

Cost: £5, £3.50

Enquiries and booking

Please note that booking is required for this event.

Tickets are £5 (£3.50 concessions). If you book for all four events (see website for other events), there is a discounted price of £18 (£12). Includes a glass of wine or juice.

Enquiries: Rosie Amos Website Email: museum@spri.cam.ac.uk Telephone: 01223 336549


All times

Thu 6 December 2012 6:30PM


Address: Scott Polar Research Institute
Lensfield Road
Email: museum@spri.cam.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)1223 336540
Fax: +44 (0)1223 336549