Please note: This concert is in the past and has already taken place.


Imperial College Union
Prince Consort Road

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Programme Note

Tonight’s Prom features a setting by Zemlinsky of ‘The Gardener’ by the great Bengali poet and Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore. Novelist Tahmima Anam and BBC Radio 3 New Generation Thinker Preti Taneja, from the University of Warwick/ Queen Mary University of London, discuss the poem and Tagore’s place in both Bengali and world culture.

Edited version broadcast on BBC Radio 3 during tonight’s interval

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