Szenenfoto aus der Oper Tannhäuser (Thüringer Landestheater Eisenach)


Insurrection and Impressionism: Tannhäuser in Paris

  • Tuesday 6 February 2018
  • The Art Workers' Guild, 6 Queen Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N 3AT
  • Lecturer: Charlotte de Mille

Charlotte de Mille, currently curating the music programme at The Courtauld Institute of Art, traces the remarkable intersection of Wagnerian opera and radical Impressionism through the famous premier of Tannhauser in 1861.


Dr Charlotte de Mille curates the music programme for The Courtauld Gallery. She received her doctorate from The Courtauld Institute of Art in 2009 and has taught there and at the Universities of Sussex, Bristol, and St Andrews. She is editor of Music and Modernism (2011) and co-editor of Bergson and the Art of Immanence (2013).

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