Rosamund Bartlett © Oleg Tolstoy-Miloslavsky

Writer Rosamund Bartlett discusses Mussorgsky’s Khovanshchina prior to its performance later on the same day,

Rosamund Bartlett is a cultural historian with expertise in Russian literature, music, and art.  She has a particular interest in European Modernism, opera, and the intersection between politics, history and the arts, and has lectured on these subjects at universities and public institutions around the world.  Her books include Wagner and Russia and Tolstoy: A Russian Life.  Edited version broadcast on BBC Radio 3 during tonight’s interval.

Booking is not required for this event. Entry is on a first-come-first-served basis (doors open from 30 minutes before the event begins; capacity is limited).

  • Date: 06 August 2017
  • Imperial College Union IMPERIAL COLLEGE UNION Beit Quadrangle Prince Consort Road London SW7 2BB
  • Time: 16.15
  • Tickets: free event
  • Website: http://www.bbc.co.uk/events/exjcd4