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Hiawatha's Wedding Feast by Samuel Coleridge Taylor

Samuel Coleridge Taylor The British Library Board/photograph by Debenham & Gould

When: Mon 20 Oct 2014, 13.00-14.00

Where: Entrance Hall, British Library

Price: Free

Join the British Library and British Museum Singers (conductor Peter Hellyer) for a performance of Hiawatha’s Wedding Feast by Anglo-African composer Samuel Coleridge-Taylor. The programme will also include an arrangement of 'Summertime' from Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess and other items. The British Library holds the manuscript of Hiawatha, which you can see in our Online Gallery. The concert will be accompanied by Giles Ridley on the piano.