James Sparks and City of London Sinfonia - Bach and the Cosmos | University of Oxford

James Sparks and City of London Sinfonia - Bach and the Cosmos

Speaker
James Sparks and the City of London Sinfonia
Event date
Event time
19:30 - 21:15
Venue
Mathematical Institute
Radcliffe Observatory Quarter
Woodstock Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX2 6GG
Venue details

Lecture Theatre 1

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

Johann Sebastian Bach was the most mathematical of composers. Oxford Mathematician and Cambridge organ scholar James Sparks will explain just how mathematical, and City of London Sinfonia will elaborate with a special performance of the Goldberg Variations. 

  • James Sparks - Bach and the Cosmos (30 minutes)

  • City of London Sinfonia - J S Bach arr. Sitkovetsky, Goldberg Variations (70 minutes)

  • Alexandra Wood - Director/Violin

Please email external-relations@maths.ox.ac.uk to register

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