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April 2017
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EXHIBITION: Jubilate

April 17 - December 10
The Herschel Museum of Astronomy, 19 New King Street
Bath, Somerset BA1 2BL United Kingdom
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The Musical and Scientific Life of 18th century Bath 17 April  to 10 December 2017  at the Herschel Museum of Astronomy As well as the 250th anniversary of the Royal Crescent 2017 also marks the 250th anniversary of William Herschel taking up the post of Director of Music in Bath.  Herschel later went on to make major astronomical discoveries, but his passion for music continued throughout his life.  He was a prolific composer, musician and teacher, whilst his sister Caroline…

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

April 17 - December 10
The Herschel Museum of Astronomy, 19 New King Street
Bath, Somerset BA1 2BL United Kingdom
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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…

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