Posts made in March, 2014

Nosferatu with live score by Minima, 24 May, 9pm

Posted by on Mar 23, 2014 in Arts and Events, Film, Music | Comments Off on Nosferatu with live score by Minima, 24 May, 9pm

Nosferatu with live score by Minima, 24 May, 9pm

Minima and St John on Bethnal Green invite you to a night of film and music set within the atmospheric nave of this grade-one listed church. Based on the Dracula story, F.W. Murnau’s 1922 ‘Nosferatu’ is a true spine-tingler, which has stood the test of time – with Max Schreck’s portrayal of Count Orlok being one of cinema’s great iconic images. Darkly humorous and tender too – this 1922 classic is a story of yearning and the search for fulfillment. Minima’s music is an audacious 21st-Century interpretation of silent and avant-garde film. The ensemble of...

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Guitar Concert by Students from the Yehudi Menuhin School, 14 March, 7.30pm

Posted by on Mar 9, 2014 in Arts and Events, Music | Comments Off on Guitar Concert by Students from the Yehudi Menuhin School, 14 March, 7.30pm

Guitar Concert by Students from the Yehudi Menuhin School, 14 March, 7.30pm

St John on Bethnal Green are proud to host a concert by four of the Yehudi Menuhin School guitar students. These young virtuoso performers will be performing a programme of music by Bach and Latin American composers, including Piazzolla and Villa-Lobos. Tickets: £5 at the door, £3 concessions Doors 7pm St John’s cash bar will be open during the evening. Evening Programme: Download (PDF, 60KB)            

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Bitten by a Monkey and John Russell, 13 March, 7.30pm

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Bitten by a Monkey and John Russell, 13 March, 7.30pm

St. John on Bethnal Green and fabled London-based improvised music group Bitten by a Monkey (Dylan Bates, violin; Roland Bates, piano; Steve Myers, recorders) present the second in their monthly series of acoustic concerts, this month featuring renowned guitarist John Russell. John Russell got his first guitar in 1965 while living in Kent and began to play in and around London from 1971 onwards. An early involvement with the emerging free improvisation scene (from 1972) followed, seeing him play in such places as The Little Theatre Club, Ronnie Scott’s, The Institute of Contemporary...

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