Jane Clark can be booked to give any of the following lectures. If you interested please contact Jane by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
All lectures are illustrated with specially made recordings and slides.
Kings over the Water.
Traces the steps of the exiled Stuarts from Saint-Germain-en-Laye through Lorraine & Urbino to Rome. Given at Uppark & Ham House.
The visiting Italians who threatened Handel's position in London.
Richard Boyle third earl of Burlington.
Patronage and politics.
Music in the Country House.
Given at Uppark,
for the Friends of Chatsworth & The Georgian Group.
The Grand Tour. Given for
The Georgian House in Edinburgh & The Frick Collection in New
York (with particular reference to Robert Adam, a keen amateur
musician), Chiswick House Friends & The Royal Academy of Arts
(with particular reference to Lord Burlington). Also given at Uppark & The Vyne
Popular Italian Music in 18th century Britain. Given for The British-Italian
Society, The Italian Circle of Welwyn Garden City and other similar
François Couperin: Pièces de Clavecin, the Background. Lectures and courses on Couperin given on many occasions in the
UK, the USA and Canada.
Domenico Scarlatti: 'the classic Spanish
composer'. Lectures and courses on Scarlatti given on many occasions
in the UK, France, Spain, Holland and the USA.