EDWARD JONES (1752-1824) BARDD Y BRENIN / THE KING’S BARD
The lecture will also be shown live online.
The June Gruffydd Memorial Lecture
A fascinating figure in the history of Wales and of the harp, Edward Jones from Llandderfel, was a notable harpist, antiquarian and collector of Welsh music and poetry. His “Relicks of the Welsh Bards”, published in 1794, includes an important collection of Welsh poetry, harp and folk music.
In association with the Montgomeryshire Society
Speaker: Elinor Bennett OBE FRAM LLB
Trustee Director, Canolfan Gerdd William Mathias
Sioned Bowen, Member of Council in the chair
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