Gamelan at the Paris Exhibition in 1889 | Revolution and Romance: Musical Masters of the 19th Century
The Paris Exhibition of 1899 was, for many of the attendees, the first time they had experienced sights and sounds different from Western civilisation.Tweet
Gamelan's Influence on Claude Debussy | Revolution and Romance: Musical Masters of the 19th Century
Gamelan inspired Claude Debussy to move away from the maximal style of Richard Wagner that was dominating European music.
The Wonder of Weeds
Travelling around the UK and meeting experts in botanical history, genetics, pharmaceuticals and wild food, Chris Collins tells the story behind the plants most people call weeds.