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Six Books is just the start...

It’s been a most successful year for the 6 Book Challenge in South Westminster. We had 204 participants entering across Charing Cross, Victoria and Pimlico Libraries, and over a quarter of the participants completed the Challenge. 281 more words

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Over here… and over there

It’s no surprise that there are events to commemorate the centenary of the First World War happening all over the country; we at Westminster Music Library… 661 more words

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Ralph Vaughan Williams re-visits Westminster Music Library

Westminster Music Library played host to the introduction of the work of Ralph Vaughan Williams to year 6 pupils of St. Barnabas CofE school, particularly fitting as the library was opened by the man himself back in 1948.   539 more words

Children

Last but not least: Butterworth and Bliss

Sadly, Saturday marked the final family workshops in the Behind the Lines* series – for now – but we definitely finished on a high. The two workshops were based on the music of Arthur Bliss and George Butterworth, both composers who served in WW1. 871 more words

Children / Teens

Scenes from a well-spent youth...

We’ve had all manner of classical music concerts and recitals in Westminster Music Library – from Purcell to Piazzolla, we’ve had jazz from Count Basie to Courtney Pine… but what a terrible admission, we’ve never had Bob Dylan or Carole King. 406 more words

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