For the month of April, St Patrick’s Cathedral, Dublin, will be hosting weekly lunchtime lectures at Tuesday afternoons. The series is entitled ‘Music in context at St Patrick’s Cathedral Dublin’ and will take place in the Lady Chapel of the cathedral. All papers will begin at 1.10pm.
There are four speakers over the course of the month: Dr Frank Lawrence (UCD), Dr Kerry Houston (DIT), Rev. Paul Arbuthnot (Westminster Cathedral) and Professor Harry White (UCD). Admission is free and all members of the public are welcome to attend.
Tuesday, 5 April:
Frank Lawrence: ‘Medieval music at St Patrick’s: the Dublin troper’
Tuesday, 12 April
Kerry Houston: ‘Post-restoration music at St Patrick’s: the Roseingraves’
Tuesday, 19 April
Paul Arbuthnot: ‘Nineteenth-century music at St Patrick’s: the vicars choral’
Tuesday, 26 April
Harry White: ”Like a madrigal rising in the sky’: Dublin’s cathedral musicians in the long twentieth century’