The Pastorale Tradition in Music

Monday, January 20, 2020 - 14:00 to 16:00

Arcadian landscapes, blue distances, the haunting sounds of a shepherd's pipe. This is one of the most enduring artistic formulae, and composers can match the work of painters and poets all the way from the Renaissance to the Romantics and beyond. Learn how the pastorale tradition renews itself over time.

Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford, OX1 2PH