EVENTS

Review of 2020

Meet the electric voice theatre team!
Explore the explosion of online creativity that marked this very unusual year.

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Look out in 2021 for more Minerva Scientifica Birthday Celebrations and our Podcast Series “Women of Science & Music: 30 celebrations”
 Catch up on past events on the ADVENT CALENDAR“Echoes from Essex”  webpages and CHECK OUT our first programme “Echoes from Northamptonshire” at the Brixworth Music Festival. Browse the calendar below from May 8th – 17th for fascinating stories,pictures and music on Women in STEAMM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Maths & Medicine) from Northamptonshire.

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Essex 2020 Finale Event
All Day

 5pm March 3rd 2021

Essex 2020 Finale Event

During 2020, electric voice theatre ran a project as part of the Essex 2020 year of science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM). Our project “Echoes from Essex” is being celebrated alongside the many other events, competitions, exhibitions and

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Minerva Scientifica Birthday Celebration

8th March 2021Avril Coleridge-Taylor
Composer & Conductor
BORN 8th March 1903 South Norwood London

CHECK BACK HERE on March 8th
to hear her music
and find out more about this complex and fascinating musician

Anyone who makes their début as a conductor at the Royal Albert Hall as Avril Coleridge-Taylor did in 193

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Minerva Scientifica Birthday Celebration

10th March 2021Amanda Ira Aldridge
Singer  Composer  Teacher
BORN 10th March 1866 Upper Norwood London

A photo of the composer

CHECK BACK HERE on March 10th
to hear her music
and find out more about this intriguing musician

Amanda Ira Aldridge was part of a family immersed in the arts, who experienced tragedy in her singing career, became

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Minerva Scientifica Birthday Celebration

11th March 2021Elizabeth Tollet 
Scientific Poet
BORN 11th March 1694

ELIZABETH TOLLETT

Multi-talented Elizabeth Tollet (1694-1754) excelled at mathematics, but is most famous for her powerful poems expressing her resentment at being unjustly excluded from the male world of science.

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Minerva Scientifica Birthday Celebration

14th March 2021Isobel Dunlop
Composer and Violinist
BORN 14th March 1901 Edinburgh

A violin drawn over a sheet of manuscript paper with notes

Although Isobel Dunlop died only 46 years ago and her influence on musical life in Scotland was substantial, there is a dearth of information about her and her scores are equally elusive. The picture above represents her as a musician b

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Minerva Scientifica Birthday Celebration PODCAST

16th March 2021Caroline Herschel
Astronomer
BORN 16th March 1750 Hanover Germany

A performer sits writing with a quill pen, wearing 18th century dress

Frances M Lynch as Caroline Herschel

Caroline Herschel (1750-1848) is celebrated for being the first woman to discover a comet, but she is also important for playing a crucial role in the astronomical and musical careers of her brother W

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Gulielma Lister Talk for Leyton Historical Society
All Day

7.45pm March 17th 2021

Leyton History Society

Gulielma Lister (1860-1949) – The Queen of Slime Moulds

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A zoom talk & performance event

Dr Patricia Fara – Science Historian, Emeritus Fellow of Clare College, Cambridge
Frances M Lynch – Singer and Composer, electric voice theatre
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Minerva Scientifica Birthday Celebration

19th March 2021Dame Elizabeth Maconchy
Composer
BORN 19th March 1907 Broxbourne Hertfordshire

A lady with white hair sitting by some music written on manuscript

CHECK BACK HERE on March 19th
to hear our recording of one of her songs for female voices
and to find out more about this most important British/Irish Composer
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Minerva Scientifica Birthday Celebration PODCAST

29th March 2021 Evelyn Baxter
Ornithologist
BORN 29th March 1879 Fife Scotland

A portrait photo of Evelyn Baxter

Tramping around every part of Scotland, Evelyn Baxter and her friend, Leonora Rintoul, are recognised as the foremost Scottish ornithologists of their day. The unique data they noted and collected was supplemented by accounts from others, a

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