FREE PUBLIC LECTURE AT GOODENOUGH COLLEGE: The Music (and Politics) of the Olympics
Goodenough College, Mecklenburgh Square, London WC1N 2AB
Monday 21st May 2012, 8pm
Goodenough College and Cumberland Lodge present a musical journey through the history of the Olympics, by Philip Barker
Music always invokes emotions and memories - the same is true of Olympics past. But what are the stories and politics behind these commissions? Whilst we await the sound of London 2012, join us an audio tour of the Olympics past.
Philip Barker is a sports journalist and Olympic historian and the author of The Story of the Olympic Torch (Amberley, 2012)
Attendance is free, but registration is required by visiting: