A Herschel Trio

A Herschel Trio: Astronomy, Biography and Music

One of Caroline's dresses in the Herschel House, Bath. She was tiny!

On Wednesday February 3rd the Whipple Museum will hold a special concert to celebrate the works of astronomer and musician William Herschel, and his sister, astronomer and singer Caroline Herschel. 6-9pm. Free.

It will feature performances of William Herschel’s oboe concerto in Eb and two trio sonatas for harpsichord and strings, as well as an introductory talk from Herschel scholar Michael Hoskin and a reading from Kelley Swain’s new novel-in-progress about Caroline Herschel.

All are welcome!

Whipple Museun, Wednesday February 3rd 2010, 6-9pm
Tickets are free but must be reserved via HPS reception (01223 330906).

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