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» Applications for music study in 2022 close on 31 July August 2021.

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» 17 Aug • 18:30 – 18 Aug • 23:00 ~ Eine Schubertiade II

» 24 Aug • 18:30 ~ Wits Trio performs Mendelssohn and Piazzolla

» CANCELLED 14 Sep • 18:30 ~ Sonore

» POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE 26 Sep • 15:30 – 27 Sep • 23:00 ~ The Well-Tempered Clavier: Book 1 Part 1

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