Society events held in 2006

 

19 February 1pm: DVD - one episode of Wagner, Tony Palmer’s 1983 marathon (9 hour) film  2pm: Professor Kim Walker, Dean of the Conservatorium, to introduce the work of the Conservatorium, especially its Opera Unit. Then Sharolyn Kimmorley to illustrate the coaching techniques she uses with singers by conducting a class with a pupil from the Con,
Catherine Bouchier
Goethe Institut
2 April 1pm: DVD - one episode of Wagner, Tony Palmer’s 1983 marathon (9 hour) film  2pm: Alan Whelan - the life and works of Siegfried Wagner  Goethe Institut
21 May 1pm: DVD - one episode of Wagner, Tony Palmer’s 1983 marathon (9 hour) film  2pm: Annual General Meeting and recital by the students from the Conservatorium who received scholarships to study German language at the Goethe-Institut, accompanied by
Sharolyn Kimmorley
Goethe Institut
16 July 1pm: DVD - one episode of Wagner, Tony Palmer’s 1983 marathon (9 hour) film  2pm: Nigel Butterley - the music of Franz Liszt Goethe Institut
17 September 1pm: DVD - one episode of Wagner, Tony Palmer’s 1983 marathon (9 hour) film  2pm: Report back by members who attend the Bayreuth Festival in 2006 - on the new Ring production, the first Bayreuth Ring conducted by Christian Thielmann  Goethe Institut
15 October 1pm: DVD - one episode of Wagner, Tony Palmer’s 1983 marathon (9 hour) film 

2pm: Alan Whelan - an illustrated talk on Rienzi 

Goethe Institut
26 November 1pm: DVD - one episode of Wagner, Tony Palmer’s 1983 marathon (9 hour) film 

2pm: Nigel Butterley’s second talk: Faust, Mephistopheles – and composers! 

Goethe Institut

10 December   2pm: End of year function  Goethe Institut