Mindfulness & Music

Mindfulness & Music

Mindfulness & Music
Saturday 19 September 2020, 10.30am to 11.30am BST
Past event
Past event
Saturday 19 September 2020, 10.30am to 11.30am BST
  • Fazioli piano
The University of Cambridge Alumni Group Mindfulness After Cam invites everyone to experience 'Mindfulness and Music': an improvised piano recital with Gregory Drott and Dr Elizabeth English.
Open to: 
Alumni and guests
Theme: 
Art and culture, Wellbeing

The performer will spontaneously create music from various genres including jazz and classical in a live musical meditation. Emotions and moods will be expressed in sounds that evolve, ebb and flow. Dr. Elizabeth English, the Cambridge University Mindfulness Practitioner, will lead the audience in a mindfully interactive participation. Join us for this unusual experience, and have your inmost thoughts turned into a piece of music! This event is part of the launch of the University of Cambridge Alumni Group - Mindfulness After Cam.

Speakers

Gregory Drott

Pembroke 2005
Gregory Drott

Gregory is a Britten-Pears Young Artist and an alumnus of the Georg Solti Accademia for répétiteurs in Florence.  He combines work as a freelance pianist and organist with the post of Director of Music at St Stephen’s, Gloucester Road, London; he also holds a Research Council award for part-time PhD studies at Cambridge, and rows for Pembroke.  He is a member of the contemporary chamber music collective Ensemble Matisse.

Dr Elizabeth English

Elizabeth English

Dr Elizabeth English is the University of Cambridge Mindfulness Practitioner, teaching mindfulness to students at the University. A more complete bio is available on the Mindfulness, Meditation & Meaning event page.

Booking information

Booking for this event is now closed.

Contact

Events Team
Email: 
festival@alumni.cam.ac.uk
Tel: 
+44 (0)1223 332288