Pre-concert Talk /Demonstration: Jonathan Scott

Pre-concert Talk /Demonstration: Jonathan Scott

5:00pm Saturday, August 14 2010

St Thomas's Church, Kendal

£8 Unreserved Seating

In 1842 Alexandre Debain, of Paris, patented the name “Harmonium” for a keyboard instrument with the tonal qualities of a pipe organ and the expressive control of a string instrument. Its expressive sound and dynamic range ensured its use by Liszt, Saint-Saëns, Elgar, Tchaikovsky, Strauss, Mahler, Schoenberg and The Beatles! Come and explore the history and repertoire of this fascinating, forgotten instrument.

Event artists
Jonathan Scott Organ

Jonathan Scott enjoys a hugely varied performing career on a diverse spectrum of keyboard instruments performing music which spans the entire classical repertoire. In addition to his career as pianist... read more

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