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EXHIBITION: Jubilate: music and science in 18th century Bath

April 17 - December 10

Links #RoyalCrescent250 celebrations with the 250th anniversary of William Herschel being appointed Director of Music in Bath. Herschel went on to make major astronomical achievements including the discovery of the planet Uranus in 1781, but his passion for music continued throughout his life. He was a prolific composer, musician and teacher. We explore the vibrant musical scene in the City during the period of the Enlightenment and its importance to the social makeup and cultural like of Bath when it was at its most fashionable and vibrant.

17 Apr – 10 Dec   Free with normal admission

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Details

Start:
April 17
End:
December 10
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Website:
http://www.herschelmuseum.org.uk

Organizer

Debbie James
Phone:
01225 446865
Email:
herschelbpt@btconnect.com
Website:
www.herschelmuseum.org.uk

Venue

The Herschel Museum of Astronomy
19 New King Street
Bath, Somerset BA1 2BL United Kingdom
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Phone:
01225 446865
Website:
www.herschelmuseum.org.uk

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