Sleeping Sense | University of Oxford

Sleeping Sense

Russell Foster
19:00 - 21:00
Sheldonian Theatre
Broad Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 3AZ
Concerts
Free
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A CONCERT COMBINING CUTTING-EDGE RESEARCH WITH SUBLIME MUSIC

Working with the Sleep and Circadian Neuroscience Institute, and young musicians and pupils around Oxford, the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment has been composing new music inspired by the science of sleep and circadian biology.

Features soprano Elin Manahan Thomas & harpsichordist Christopher Bucknall; includes extracts from Purcell’s ‘The Fairy Queen’ & Bach’s ‘Goldberg Variations’; iInvolves world-leading circadian expert Professor Russell Foster