Concerts in London

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Events tagged 'Strings'

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Viola Masterclass wth Lawrence Power

6:15pm | 20 February 2018
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

We are delighted to welcome Lawrence Power to the RCM for this masterclass with up and coming viola players.

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RCM Chamber Music

1:05pm | 21 February 2018
Farinelli Room

Abel Puustinen and Iida Lymi perform Honegger's Sonatine for 2 Violins, written in 1920 and premiered by the composer himself, plus dedicatee Darius Milhaud.

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RCM Chamber Music

6:15pm | 22 February 2018
Inner Parry Room

Yaroslava Trofymchyk plays Ligeti's Cello Sonata, a popular piece in today's cello repertoire, yet originally banned by the Soviet Composers' Union.

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RCM at St Mary Abbots

1:05pm | 23 February 2018
St Mary Abbots, Kensington High Street, London W8

RCM musicians perform pieces including Piazzolla's Estaciones Porteñas, a set of four pieces evoking the different seasons in Buenos Aires.

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Harp Masterclass with Stephen Fitzpatrick

2:00pm | 23 February 2018
West Parry Room

Stephen Fitzpatrick visits the RCM for this masterclass with some of our top harp students.

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Classical Coffee Morning at the Royal Albert Hall

11:00am | 25 February 2018
Elgar Room, Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AP

Duo BellArte performs in the iconic Royal Albert Hall, with a programme comprising works by Beethoven, Martinu and Richard Strauss.

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RCM at the Austrian Cultural Forum

1:05pm | 26 February 2018
Austrian Cultural Forum, 28 Rutland Gate, London, SW7 1PQ

This concert features a suite by French composer Visée, composed for the theorbo, an unusual string instrument from the lute family.

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RCM Symphony Orchestra: Stravinsky's Journey

7:30pm | 27 February 2018
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

Singers from Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory join us for Renard and Mavra, based on a poem by Pushkin, which tell nostalgic stories from Stravinsky's homeland in Russia.

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RCM Chamber Music

6:15pm | 28 February 2018
Farinelli Room

A rush hour concert in which RCM musicians perform Ravel's intriguing Sonata for Violin and Cello, a piece dedicated to Claude Debussy after his death.

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RCM at St Mary Abbots

1:05pm | 02 March 2018
St Mary Abbots, Kensington High Street, London W8

A chamber concert featuring a piano sonata by Bartók, composed in 1926, colloquially known as the composer's 'piano year'.

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RCM at the Victoria and Albert Museum

6:30pm | 02 March 2018
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL

Talented RCM musicians perform one of the most popular post-WWII violin sonatas in the repertoire at the Victoria & Albert Museum.

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Violin Masterclass with Maxim Vengerov

5:30pm | 06 March 2018
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

Maxim Vengerov, the RCM's Polonsky Visiting Professor of Violin, has appeared with the world’s finest orchestras and conductors and given solo recitals at major concert halls and festivals around the globe.

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Orchestral Masterworks: Ravel's Mother Goose Suite

7:00pm | 08 March 2018
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

One of Ravel's most exquisite works is led by Assistant Conductor of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra Holly Mathieson.

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Double Bass Masterclass with Rick Stotijn

2:00pm | 09 March 2018
Grove Room

Leading Dutch bassist, Rick Stotijn, returns to the RCM for another stimulating masterclass with young double bass players.

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Russian Chamber Music: News & Suspense

7:30pm | 13 March 2018
Britten Theatre

Discover the revolutionary soundworld of Alexander Mosolov with one of his provocative miniatures for voice inspired by newspaper announcements.

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Cello Masterclass with Torleif Thedeen

2:00pm | 16 March 2018
West Parry Room

Don't miss this chance to witness one of Scandanavia's most highly regarded musicans share his wealth of experience with the next generation of musicians.

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Friday Lunch: Ligeti Chamber Music - Serenade, Caprices and Bagatelles

1:00pm | 11 May 2018
Queen Elizabeth Hall Foyer, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road London SE1 8XX

See musicians from the Royal College of Music perform two spirited pieces for wind quintet, framing Ligeti’s complex work for solo viola.

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Royal College of Music: Musica Ricercata

1:00pm | 12 May 2018
Purcell Room, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road London SE1 8XX

A fragment of Ligeti’s Musica Ricercata, was featured in Stanley Kubrick’s 1999 film Eyes Wide Shut. Here it concludes an all Ligeti programme presented by Royal College of Music musicians.

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Russian Chamber Music: Dance & Turbulence

7:30pm | 16 May 2018
Britten Theatre

Mieczyslaw Weinberg's unique works are paired alongside chamber pieces by his good friend Shostakovich and Prokofiev’s 'Trapeze' quartet written for a travelling troupe in Paris.

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