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Sleeping sense 2
A concert combining cutting-edge science and sublime music

A concert combining cutting-edge research with sublime music

Working with the Sleep and Circadian Neuroscience Institute, and young musicians and pupils around Oxford, the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment has been composing new music inspired by the science of sleep and circadian biology.

  • Features soprano Elin Manahan Thomas & harpsichordist Christopher Bucknall
  • Includes extracts from Purcell’s ‘The Fairy Queen’ & Bach’s ‘Goldberg Variations’
  • Involves world-leading circadian expert Professor Russell Foster