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Richard Hageman Residential Lecture: Research and Performance

27 March 2019 | Ellen Terry Building, | Jordan Well | Coventry University | CV15FB | UK Dr Nico de Villiers (Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and director of the Richard Hageman Society) is to share details of the ongoing research within Richard Hageman studies and address aspects of practice-based research within general Hageman studies during this residency at Coventry University.

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Richard Hageman: Song and Film Composer

29 April 2019 | 18:00-20:00 | Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, 100 Renfrew Street, G2 3DB Glasgow, UK Dr Nico de Villiers (Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and director of the Richard Hageman Society) explores the symbiotic relationship between art song and cinema in the works of Richard Hageman.

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Third Tbilisi International Musicological Conference

2-3 May 2019 | V. Sarajishvili Tbilisi State Conservatoire, 8-10 Griboedov street, Tbilisi 0108 Georgia, Tbilisi, Georgia. Exploring the conference theme of Music-Words-Image Dr Nico de Villiers (Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and director of the Richard Hageman Society) explores the symbiotic relationship that Hageman had with art song and cinema.

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The Art Song Platform – Traditions and Current Practices

10 May 2019 | Goldsmiths, University of London, New Cross, London, SE14 6NW, UK In this study day supported by the Royal Musical Association Dr Nico de Villiers (Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and director of the Richard Hageman Society) explores the emerging performance practice in the songs of Richard Hageman in his lecture ‘Do Not Go, My Love: …

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Classical Guitar Recital

30 May 2019 | 19:00 | Burgh House & Hampstead Museum Nico de Villiers joins classical guitarist Michael Durrant in a performance of Fantasia para un Gentilhombre by Joaquín Rodrigo (1901-1999). Complete Programme: Traditional Celtic Music (arr. David Russell) Spatter the Dew (Irish Slip Jig) The Bucks of Oranmore (Irish Reel)Skye Boat Song (Scottish Air) Yuquijiro Yocoh (1925 – 2009) …

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Piano Week Recital: Songs and Cityscapes

27 July 2018 | 19:15 | Musgrave Theatre, Moreton Hall, Weston RhynOswestry SY11 3EN     Programme Robert Schumann (1810-1856) / Franz Liszt (1811-1886) Song Transcription “Widmung” Franz Schubert (1797-1828) / Franz Liszt (1811-1886) Song Transcription “Ständchen”   Enrique Granados (1867-1916) Goyescas Op.11 Quejas o La maja y el ruiseñor   Claude Debussy (1862-1918) Preludes (Book I) La cathedral engloutie Preludes (Book II) …

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Piano Week: Moreton Hall

22nd – 29th July 2018 | Moreton Hall, Weston Rhyn, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11 3EW   Nico de Villiers joins the faculty of Piano Week at Moreton Hall. For more information regarding Piano Week and its activities, please visit their website.

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Oxenfoord International Summer School

28 July-5 August 2018 | Loretto School, Linkfield Road, Musselburgh, East Lothian, EH21 7RE, Scotland, UK   Nico de Villiers joins the accompanists corps for this year’s Oxenfoord International Summer School.