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LGBT History Month 2014: Music – Faces of 14 Resources

The theme for History Month 2014 is Music. To cover the LGBT range we have four ‘faces’ from the field of music – lesbian composer and suffragette Dame Ethel Smyth, gay classical composer Lord Benjamin Britten (whose centenery is being marked in 2013); bisexual blues singer Bessie Smith, and trans TV and film music composer [...]

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KS2: Music – Pop Music

This lesson is about eliciting emotional responses to music. The songs are all LGB related – or produced or performed by LGB people. It shows the creative talents – often unrecognised – of LGB artists. To some students it should demonstrate how music – as a historical record – shows the development of the LGB [...]

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