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Fairport Convention

Fairport Convention

Credited with originating British folk-rock, Fairport Convention first took to the stage in 1967’s summer of love. To mark its fiftieth year, Fairport has released a brand new CD titled 50:50@50. The band will play a selection of tracks from the album as well as long-established favourites from their extensive repertoire.

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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