Crown winter with green: George Butterworth's lost song rediscovered

14 December 2016 18 December 2016

Venue:

Blackwell Hall, Weston Library (Map)

Description

A three-page score by English composer George Butterworth - a musical setting of a short festive poem by Robert Bridges - will be on display for a short time for the Christmas period.

The newly-discovered song has three verses and the lyrics speak of Christmas cheer. The score was recently discovered in the Bodleian's archives and will go on display along with an audio recording of the piece.

Opening times:
Monday to Friday 8.30am-5pm
Saturday 9am-5pm
Sunday 11am-5pm

Booking

Admission free

This event is listed under: Displays; Free events
Event Image
Back to top