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A New World, New Music, New Horizons

16 October 2017, 15:00 - 16:00


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Thumbnail of Blackwell's Bookshop - The Norrington Room

Blackwell's Bookshop - The Norrington Room

50 Broad Street Oxford OX1 3BQ

Peter McMullin, Blackwell's printed music specialist, examines the world of music publishing in the early twentieth century, focusing on the works of Mahler, Schoenberg and Strauss.

Artist Portrait

Pete McMullin

Pete McMullin

Peter was born in Plymouth and grew up there. He came up to Lady Margaret Hall in Oxford University to read Music in 1982. After graduating and finding no money available to fund a Dphil he took a job with Blackwell's Music Shop and has worked there ever since. In 2004 and 2011 he was awarded the Printed Music Retailer of the Year award by the Music Industry Association, the first and the last time this award was given. As a musician he has carved out a niche as an accompanist, coach and mentor, working largely with young musicians tr... Read Full Biography

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