TALKS AND PRESENTATIONS
1. THERE’S A RUMER IN RYE NEW TALK BOOKING NOW!
The colourful life and work of Rumer Godden, author of “Black Narcissus”
2. MOZART THE MIRACLE MAESTRO
The Life of Mozart told to his own music.
An illuminating journey through Mozart’s life from the cradle to his mysterious untimely death aged 35.
3. ODE TO JOY – BEETHOVEN – THE MAN BEHIND THE MUSIC Was he really mistaken for a tramp? What was he like?
What was his lifestyle? How did he cope with his deafness?
It’s an almost incredible story – a true revelation of ‘The Man Behind the Music’
4. ELLEN TERRY – THE FIRST SUPERSTAR
The astonishing life and times of the great Victorian actress.
5. ELLEN TERRY – STAR OF THE SILVER SCREEN rescuing the ‘lost’ silent movies of Ellen Terry and Edith Craig..
6. THE MÉNAGE À TROIS IN ELLEN TERRY’S GARDEN
A Bohemian Trio of Feminists who defied Victorian prejudices
7. EDY WAS A LADY turning the spotlight on Ellen Terry’s ‘forgotten’ daughter from her memoirs found in an attic.
8. WATTS WITH HANDEL – THE TALE OF TWO GEORGE FREDS contrasting the lives of G.F Watts the painter and composer
9. MUSIC – THE FOOD OF LIFE – HAVING ‘FUN WITH MUSIC’
How Ann Rachlin brought the love of great music to children all over the world.
10. BELLS ON HER TOES – Music wherever she goes!
Ann’s intriguing and colourful autobiography in words. From great musicians to famous actors and filmstars, legendary celebrities and the Royal Family, Ann has met many of the great names of the 20th century and stays in touch with many of her famous pupils, some of whom are now parents themselves.