History of the Harp: from Mediterranean Antiquity to 20th Century
ADFAS Riverina invites you to join them in this special event by visiting lecturer Sarah Deere-Jones on the History of the Harp: from Mediterranean Antiquity to 20th Century.
Using illustrations from carvings, wall paintings, potter, mosaics, sculpture, stained glass, illuminated manuscripts, and 18th and 19th century art, Sarah Deere-Jones traces the history of one of the world’s most ancient and beloved musical instruments from thousands of years BC to its arrival in Northern Europe. Performing her own reproduction and antique instruments, Sarah will demonstrate the development and evolving sound throughout its history.
Location: Bannister Room, Riverina Conservatorium of Music
Date: Friday, March 3 2017
Time: 6pm for 6:30pm start
Cost: Adult $20/Student $10 - tickets to be purchased at the door.
Light refreshments will be served after the event.