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Short Recital - Arne Menuet and variation from Sonata No.3 in G major

Wednesday, 2 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short recital with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for a short 15-minute recitals on the Shudi Harpsichord and other period instruments, exploring music from the Georgian... Read more about Short Recital - Arne Menuet and variation from Sonata No.3 in G major

Short talk - William Kent - the first royal interior decorator

Thursday, 3 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. The brilliant architect, landscape designer and artist William Kent was involved in many of the great building projects in Britain during the early eighteenth-century,... Read more about Short talk - William Kent - the first royal interior decorator

Short talk - 'A thing of more show than use'

Thursday, 10 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Early Georgian society developed a huge appetite for luxury goods – for fashionable porcelain, gold snuff boxes, elaborately rococo silver and the newest designs in fabric,... Read more about Short talk - 'A thing of more show than use'

Short Recital - Avison Leggerement from Sonata Prima Op.5

Wednesday, 16 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short recital with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for a short 15-minute recitals on the Shudi Harpsichord and other period instruments, exploring music from the Georgian... Read more about Short Recital - Avison Leggerement from Sonata Prima Op.5

Short talk - A Copper Uncovered

Thursday, 17 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. This talk by Adelaide Izat, Paintings Conservator, traces the conservation and restoration of Maratti's Annunciation. Removal of discoloured varnish and overpaint has revealed... Read more about Short talk - A Copper Uncovered

Short talk - Hogarth and the Harlot

Thursday, 24 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. 'My Picture was my Stage and men and women my actors'. William Hogarth's A Harlot's Progress was the first of his printed 'modern moral subjects', which were to prove wildly... Read more about Short talk - Hogarth and the Harlot

D/deaf and hard of hearing event: The First Georgians, in partnership with the Wallace Collection

Wednesday, 30 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This two-day event, at The Queen's Gallery Buckingham Palace and the Wallace Collection, will compare and contrast art and society in eighteenth-century Britain and France. The collecting of the first two Georges and the cultural life in Britain will... Read more about D/deaf and hard of hearing event: The First Georgians, in partnership with the Wallace Collection

Short Recital - Handel Suite No.7 in G minor HWV432

Wednesday, 30 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short recital with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for a short 15-minute recitals on the Shudi Harpsichord and other period instruments, exploring music from the Georgian... Read more about Short Recital - Handel Suite No.7 in G minor HWV432

Short talk - The restoration of the Baumgartner Casket and Henry Clay Organ Clock

Thursday, 31 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Following the disastrous fire at Windsor Castle in November 1992, the Baumgartner reliquary casket ended up in a plastic crate, having fallen to pieces during the evacuation... Read more about Short talk - The restoration of the Baumgartner Casket and Henry Clay Organ Clock

Short talk - Royal River

Thursday, 7 August 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. This short talk by Sally Goodsir, Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts, will look at the importance of the River Thames to London in the early eighteenth century, using the... Read more about Short talk - Royal River

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