June is bursting with music & electrifying stories – literally! – zoologists who were childhood friends in Aberdeen; WW2 spies; Marconi’s Secret Radio Engineer; doctors in WW1 & Covid Wars……
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About Frances Lynch
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Meanwhile lets just say that we are proud Frances Lynch contributed a whooping 41 entries.
This April, Minerva Scientifica Birthday Celebrations feature 2 geologists, one of whom should have been a concert pianist; a physicist and astute business woman; a C19th composer whose work was lauded by poet Robert Browning and two composers who also carved out careers as conductors……
It’s March, and time for more Minerva Scientifica Birthday Celebrations. We will be publishing music, new information and PODCASTS about 4 composers, a C17th scientific poet, an astronomer who sang Handel and Scottish ornithologist……
Meet the electric voice theatre team!
Explore the explosion of online creativity that marked this very unusual year.
You will find Women in STEAMM past and present, podcasts, workshops, talks and loads of music!
I’ve no idea where the stereotype of Essex Girls comes from – considering the ones we’ve found out about and worked with during our Echoes from Essex project this lockdown summer – we’ve found incredible stories of women in STEAMM from as far back as the 17th century and made some wonderful music along the way.
Celebrate the historical characters on our Minerva Scientifica website this February – you will find podcasts, videos, music, photographs, food and nutrition, munitions, aeroplanes, birds, plants and fossils……
On January 23rd 2021, electric voice theatre set out to test a recipe for THE GRANT LOAF, by historian Catherine Booth, which she adapted from the original by, nutritionist Doris Grant, who was born on January 23rd 1905…and this is what happened!
Join us every day in Advent for an eclectic mix of music for voices from medieval carols, to acapella choirs, films, animations and more this Christmas
Sing a Song of Science
Help us sing some songs of science, find a special crab that’s deep in the mud, sweep the stars (don’t forget to have a brush with you), tell off a contrary Mary, dig with the Trowelblazers, engineer some music, and find out what Beatrix Potter and her postman have to do with science.
Phew! Biology, Astronomy, Maths, Geology and Engineering were never more fun.
You can sing and join in the actions and expect to be astonished by the amazing discoveries made by some the UK’s most important women scientists.
“Echoes from Northamptonshire” BRIXWORTH ONLINE MUSIC FESTIVAL
A guide to this special programme featuring music by women composers and local connections with flight, from the bats and moths at Pitsford Water to Women Flight Engineers. Our researchers have found fascinating women from across the county whose exploits will astonish you and – if you are from Northamptonshire – make you very proud indeed!