Events in London, United Kingdom

Sunday Concerts: Delta Piano Trio in Greater London on 29 Sep

Sunday Concerts: Delta Piano Trio

Greater London   Sunday, September 29, 2019   1830 - 2030
10.00 GBP
Classical Music Events
Founded in 2013 by three Dutch performers, the Delta Piano Trio have won numerous international awards and have growing discography including works by Shostakovich, Taneyev, Borodin and Russian-American composer, Lera Auerbach. Their programme at Conway Hall flanks cutting-e ..
Mudlarking: Lost and Found on the River Thames in Greater London on 2 Oct

Mudlarking: Lost and Found on the River Thames

Greater London   Wednesday, October 2, 2019   1930 - 2100
5.00 GBP
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
Mudlark (/'mAdla;k/) noun A person who scavenges for usable debris in the mud of a river or harbour Lara Maiklem has scoured the banks of the Thames for over fifteen years, in pursuit of the objects that the river unearths: from Neolithic flints to Roman hair pins, medie- ..
Thinking on Sunday: In Praise of Walking: The New Science of how we Walk in London on 13 Oct

Thinking on Sunday: In Praise of Walking: The New Science of how we Walk

London   Sunday, October 13, 2019   1500 - 1630
Free
Adventure Trips - Events
Walking enabled us to walk out of Africa and to spread as far as Alaska and Australia. It freed our hands and freed our minds. We put one foot in front of the other without thinking - yet how many of us know how we do that, or appreciate the advantages it gives us? In th ..
Sunday Concerts: Trio Concertante in London on 13 Oct

Sunday Concerts: Trio Concertante

London   Sunday, October 13, 2019   1830 - 2030
Free
Classical Music Events
In a rare UK performance, Trio Concertante perform three of the most popular works for piano trio, culminating in the symphonic first trio by Johannes Brahms. The eerie-sounding second movement gave Beethoven's 'Ghost' trio its famous nickname, while Shostakovich's second tr ..
Sunday Concerts: Chamber Philharmonic Europe in London on 20 Oct

Sunday Concerts: Chamber Philharmonic Europe

London   Sunday, October 20, 2019   1830 - 2030
Free
Classical Music Events
The Chamber Philharmonic Europe was founded in 2006 in Cologne, Germany. The orchestra engages talented young professional musicians from 18 European nations. It currently employs around 60 musicians, from which they select a touring ensemble of 9. The unusually dissonan ..
Sunday Concerts: Timothy Ridout and Jams Coleman in London on 27 Oct

Sunday Concerts: Timothy Ridout and Jams Coleman

London   Sunday, October 27, 2019   1830 - 2030
Free
Music Events - Concerts - Bands - Gigs
Since winning 1st Prize in the Lionel Tertis International Viola Competition in 2016, Timothy Ridout has gone on to perform widely in Europe. Jâms Coleman is a pianist who enjoys a rich and varied musical life performing as a soloist, chamber musician and vocal accompanist. ..
Sunday Concerts: I Rossetti Ensemble in London on 10 Nov

Sunday Concerts: I Rossetti Ensemble

London   Sunday, November 10, 2019   1830 - 2030
Free
Music Events - Concerts - Bands - Gigs
Mozart was among the first to explore the piano quartet, and this concert opens with his graceful E flat quartet. The evening continues with Bridge's quartet, best summed up by his teacher, Britten: 'Sonorous yet lucid, with clear, clean lines, grateful to listen to and to p ..
Sunday Concerts: Camerata Alma Viva in Greater London on 3 Nov

Sunday Concerts: Camerata Alma Viva

Greater London   Sunday, November 3, 2019   1830 - 2030
10.00 GBP
Classical Music Events
Formed in Geneva in 2009, by young quartet students of Gabor Takacs-Nagy who decided to play standing up and without a conductor, Camerata Alma Viva make a welcome return to Conway Hall as part of their European tour and new album release. Mozart | Divertimento in F K138 ..
Sunday Concerts: Linos Piano Trio in London on 24 Nov

Sunday Concerts: Linos Piano Trio

London   Sunday, November 24, 2019   1830 - 2030
Free
Music Events - Concerts - Bands - Gigs
The Linos Piano Trio returns to Conway Hall with the rarely heard Beethoven transcription of his own second Symphony, followed by the trio's re-imagination of the variations from the Eroica Symphony. Hailed by Schumann as one of the genre's masterworks, Mendelssohn's D minor ..
Sunday Concerts: Arcis Saxophone Quartet in London on 8 Dec

Sunday Concerts: Arcis Saxophone Quartet

London   Sunday, December 8, 2019   1830 - 2030
Free
Music Events - Concerts - Bands - Gigs
'American Dreams' Endless fascinating prairie landscapes; the exciting pulse of the city that never sleeps; the swinging life of the Southern states; stories full of dreams, hopes and love. In 'American Dreams', the Arcis Saxophone Quartet presents a broad musical range o ..
Sunday Concerts: Fitzwilliam Quartet and Simon Callaghan in Greater London on 1 Dec

Sunday Concerts: Fitzwilliam Quartet and Simon Callaghan

Greater London   Sunday, December 1, 2019   1830 - 2030
10.00 GBP
Music Events - Concerts - Bands - Gigs
Elgar's piano quintet is one of three works completed during the summer of 1918 (the other works being the string quartet and the violin sonata), while he was staying at Brinkwells in Sussex, a country cottage rented by the Elgar family, and is dedicated to Ernest Newman, mu ..
Sunday Concerts: Carducci Quartet in Greater London on 17 Nov

Sunday Concerts: Carducci Quartet

Greater London   Sunday, November 17, 2019   1830 - 2030
Free
Classical Music Events
Posthumously discovered by Moeran's widow in 1950, British composer Ernest John Moeran's E flat quartet is an early work, set in two movements in a relaxed mood, and full of echoes of Ireland, where Moeran spent much of his life. Borodin's second quartet (with the famous 'No ..
Sunday Concerts: Piatti Quartet in London on 15 Dec

Sunday Concerts: Piatti Quartet

London   Sunday, December 15, 2019   1830 - 2030
Free
Classical Music Events
Our Autumn 2019 series of concerts comes to a close with Schubert's G major quartet, his last work for the genre. To welcome in the festive season, the Piatti Quartet's performance begins with Suk's Meditation on 'St Wenceslas', composed when he was second violinist in the B ..
Pre-Concert Talk: Robert Hugill - The Fascinating History of the Saxophone in London on 8 Dec

Pre-Concert Talk: Robert Hugill - The Fascinating History of the Saxophone

London   Sunday, December 8, 2019   1730 - 1830
Free
Adventure Trips - Events
British composer, journalist, and lecturer Robert Hugill, returns to Conway Hall for a free Pre-Concert Talk, exploring the invention and evolution of the saxophone. When it was invented by Adolphe Saxe, the saxophone was only one of a number of instruments created to cor ..
Pre-Concert Recital: Royal College of Music Musicians in London on 15 Dec

Pre-Concert Recital: Royal College of Music Musicians

London   Sunday, December 15, 2019   1730 - 1830
Free
Music Events - Concerts - Bands - Gigs
This FREE Pre-Concert Recital will feature students from the Royal College of Music, and will take place before the evening's Sunday Concert. This is a fantastic opportunity to witness the future generation of music stars, as a leading ensemble from the internationally-renow ..
Pre-Concert Recital: Royal College of Music Musicians - Eumelia Trio in London on 27 Oct

Pre-Concert Recital: Royal College of Music Musicians - Eumelia Trio

London   Sunday, October 27, 2019   1730 - 1830
Free
Classical Music Events
This FREE Pre-Concert Recital will feature students from the Royal College of Music, and will take place before the evening's Sunday Concert. The Eumelia Trio, a leading ensemble from the internationally-renowned conservatoire, will perform a programme of music entirely by w ..
Pre-Concert Talk: Peter Quantrill - Small Steps and Giant Leaps in London on 20 Oct

Pre-Concert Talk: Peter Quantrill - Small Steps and Giant Leaps

London   Sunday, October 20, 2019   1730 - 1830
Free
Festivals - Fairs - Parades
To tie in with the Bloomsbury Festival, which is taking place at Conway Hall during the weekend, journalist and musicologist Peter Quantrill discusses the development of the string quartet and its early pioneers. This FREE event will be followed by the evening's Sunday Co ..
Pre-Concert Recital: Royal College of Music Musicians - Brompton Quartet in London on 17 Nov

Pre-Concert Recital: Royal College of Music Musicians - Brompton Quartet

London   Sunday, November 17, 2019   1730 - 1830
Free
Classical Music Events
This FREE Pre-Concert Recital will feature students from the Royal College of Music, and will take place before the evening's Sunday Concert. The Brompton Quartet, a leading ensemble from the internationally-renowned conservatoire, will perform a programme of music entirely ..
Pre-Concert Talk: Robert Hugill - A History of the Piano Quartet in Greater London on 10 Nov

Pre-Concert Talk: Robert Hugill - A History of the Piano Quartet

Greater London   Sunday, November 10, 2019   1730 - 1830
Free
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
British composer, journalist, and lecturer Robert Hugill, returns to Conway Hall for a FREE Pre-Concert Talk, exploring the 'Cinderella Effect' that occurred with the emergence of Mozart's piano quartet. Intended for amateurs but in fact far too difficult, Mozart's first ..
Thinking on Monday: Behind Closed Doors: Sex Education Transformed in London on 21 Oct

Thinking on Monday: Behind Closed Doors: Sex Education Transformed

London   Monday, October 21, 2019   1930 - 2100
5.00 GBP
Career and Education - Courses - Job Fairs - Training
Invests in a radical, inclusive and honest sex education, taking us beyond learning about the 'birds and the bees', to identifying inequality that stands in the way of sexual freedom. One thing we know for certain is that sex is personal: perhaps the most intimate thing o ..

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