Coffee Concert: Dancing in Style
Sunday 16 April 2023, 11am
Music Recital Room, Somerhill
Tonbridge, TN11 0NJ
Pat Gane (piano)
Musical Detective II: Finding the Magic
As a sequel to her popular Musical Detective Coffee Concert last season, Pat searches for the secrets of dance in keyboard music, featuring music by William Byrd, Frederick Chopin, Scott Joplin and Bela Bartok.
Strictly… not to be missed!
Standard ticket £15 | Under 18s & Students £5
(Includes programme, post-concert refreshments and a chance to meet the artist)
Pat Gane’s career encompasses professional performance (piano accompaniment and viola) and music education, with a specialism in instrumental teaching, learning and secondary school provision. For many years she was a Senior Lecturer in Music and Music Education at Middlesex University, and a major contributor to Ofsted Inspection programmes of Post Graduate University teacher training and Instrumental Music Services in the UK and abroad. She led a team developing post-graduate music provision at Universitii Pertanian, Malaysia.
Director of Music at Benenden School, Kent from 1997 – 2000, her publications include ‘Making Music’, a series of projects for groups of young players (Oxford University Press). She became the Chair of TMC in July 2018, and currently runs an annual music festival in Southern France.