The Holywell Music Room in Oxford, built in 1748, was the first purpose-built concert hall in Europe. It was visited by Handel and Haydn. For all the Music low-down, follow our Music team on Twitter.
Image credit: Photographer Barbara Stuart

The Holywell Music Room in Oxford, built in 1748, was the first purpose-built concert hall in Europe. It was visited by Handel and Haydn. For all the Music low-down, follow our Music team on Twitter.

Image credit: Photographer Barbara Stuart