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How a music school and festival became a meeting place for the world’s greatest musicians, in words and pictures

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Digital+

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An ebook edition of the book and your name in the back of the book, plus add a donation (of your choosing) at the checkout to get the book off to a flying start

Digital

17 pledges

An ebook edition of the book and your name in the back of the book

Hardback

33 pledges

A special edition hardback, ebook edition and your name in the back of the book

Hardback & Postcards

2 pledges

A special edition hardback and your name in the back of the book plus a set of postcards – six 5 x 7 postcards of unforgettable images from the Summer School archive

Postcard from the Past

3 pledges

A special edition hardback and your name in the back of the book, plus someone from the Summer School will write you a postcard. Tell me if you have a preferred correspondent – anyone from the early days -- or let me surprise you!

Summer School Alumni

4 pledges

Your (or a relative or friend's) name listed on a special Dartington Alumni page in the book along with the years you or they attended the Summer School (if desired), plus a special edition hardback and a Postcard from the Past

Picture From the Past

2 pledges

A special edition hardback and your name in the back of the book, plus a 10 x 8 print of your choice of photo from the archive – I’ll help you choose one, or a set, from the magnificent collection.

The Perfect Gift

8 pledges

Two special edition hardbacks, one for you, and one for a friend, plus a set of postcards and two names in the back of the book

Be in the Book

3 pledges

You or a friend or relative can be one of the 100 photos on a special page in the book represeting the Summer School over the years, plus a special edition hardback, ebook edition and your name in the back of the book

Tea and Memories

1 pledge

Meet the author at the British Library for a look through the archive, followed by tea and / or a drink to talk about Dartington, or music, or whatever takes your fancy. Plus a special edition hardback, ebook edition and your name in the back of the book
Only 10 available

Words and Music

6 pledges

Come to a concert with Harriet, the Sydney Morning Herald’s classical music critic, either in Sydney, London or at Dartington, and then join her for tea and / or wine and heated discussions about the music, the Summer School or something entirely different. Plus a special edition hardback, ebook edition and your name in the back of the book
Only 10 available

Words and Music II

1 pledge

Join Harriet for a group workshop on music criticism, including a pre-concert introduction, a concert, post-concert drink and then feedback on your review of the concert, via email or Skype. Plus a special edition hardback, ebook edition and your name in the back of the book

Words and Music III

2 pledges

Harriet will work with you on telling your story, which could be your artist bio, your concert blurbs, a funding pitch, a programme note or a brochure. Plus a special edition hardback, ebook edition and your name in the back of the book

Patron

3 pledges

Become the book's patron with a special page dedicated to you or your organisation at the front of the book, 10 special edition hardbacks, a set of postcards and your name in the back of the book