The Annual Eva Lorant Memorial Lecture
Sounding the cornu: music of the Etruscans

Friday 18 January 2013,

Tickets £5
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Peter Holmes examines the trumpets and horns of the Etruscan world.

Peter, a trumpet-playing engineer who wrote his PhD thesis on the brass instruments of ancient Europe, will demonstrate his recreations of Etruscan instruments with fellow members of the Trans-Siberian March Band.

Supported by the British Museum Friends.

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Peter Holmes playing his reproduction of an Etruscan cornu © Placido Scardina