A celebration of the chamber and orchestral music of Louise Farrenc, from an orchestra whose mission is to explore.

Speakers: Andrew P. Jenkinson Margaret E. Campbell

Event Type: Women's Initiative Network of Reed Smith (WINRS)

Location Name:
The Barbican, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS
Start Date/Time:
8 March 2018, 6:00 PM GMT
End Date/Time:
8 March 2018, 10:00 PM GMT
The music of the French composer Louise Farrenc won praise from Berlioz and Schumann, but only in the 21st century are we truly discovering her ardently romantic, strikingly original voice. Farrenc’s stormy Third Symphony is a fitting celebration for International Women’s Day.