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Yes, unbelievably it’s March and we’re already halfway through our first events season. Check out the highlights for the next few weeks below.

A Royal Engagement

Thursday 9 March, 6.30pm.

There are only a handful of tickets left for this recital featuring Handel House Talent artist Catriona McDermid, so be quick if you’re interested in hearing Rameau, Vivaldi and Telemann for the Bassoon.

Boneyards & Bluestockings

Thursday 23 March, 6.30pm

This concert is dedicated to the 18th century Bluestockings Society. Led by Elizabeth Montagu, they were a small group of intellectual women whose work led to far greater acceptance of women as the intellectual equal of men, and furthered the cause of female education.
They had great taste in music as well it seems.

Breadcrumbs Treasure Trail

“Checking out London’s museums and best-loved attractions has just got even more interesting.” Lonely Planet

Join us on Saturday 11 March for the launch of an exciting new way to experience 23 & 25 Brook Street.

From our friends this month

Petros Singers: Belshazzar by GF Handel
Saturday 25 March, 7.30pm – St James’s Piccadilly, W1J 9LL

Handel’s resplendent and dramatic oratorio focuses on the desperate struggle for military and religious supremacy in the Persian Gulf, a story as relevant today as it was 2,500 years ago. Robert Murray Belshazzar (tenor) and Emma Kirkby Nitocris (soprano) are joined by David Allsopp Daniel (counter-tenor), James Hall Cyrus (counter-tenor) and Giles Underwood Gobryas (bass). The chorus parts will be sung by Petros Singers and the concert will be accompanied by full orchestra.
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Amy Winehouse: A Family Portrait
16 March – 24 September 2017, Jewish Museum London
Discover the woman behind the music and beyond the hype in this intimate and moving exhibition about a much loved sister.
Get to know the real Amy Winehouse through her personal belongings, from family photographs to fashion. Items on display reflect Amy’s love for her family, London and more.
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Latest news

New Research Assistant position
Posted on Wednesday June 08, 2022

  Job Description Job Title: Research Assistant Line Manager: Deputy Director Contract: 12 month fixed-term contract Hours: 0.5 FTE (c.2.5 days per week) Salary: £23,000 pro rata Holiday: 25 days plus bank holidays pro rata Areas of Work Assisting the Deputy Director in the delivery of the narratives and displays in a new experience of […]

Handel’s Royal Anthems
Posted on Wednesday June 01, 2022

Handel and his music were very much present in Royal occasions in the 18th century. He created strong ties with the Royal family, and he was commissioned to compose music for various royal celebrations, including coronations. He was also hired by the royal family to teach the princesses to play the harpsichord. When Handel moved […]

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