Posts made in April, 2016

LUCY, feat. Jon Jacobs – Sunday 1 May, 7.30pm

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LUCY, feat. Jon Jacobs – Sunday 1 May, 7.30pm

LUCY – LIVE CONCERT feat. Jon Jacobs Scenography and Visuals by Ignazio Mortellaro With support from Rrose (live) plus local guests. _____ The new live concert from Lucy presents material from his Self-Mythology LP, along with improvisational expansions of that same material, and promises to be a total experience from stylistic masters working with a methodology of “precision and exploration”. Combining the deft electronic manoeuvres and percussive flourishes of Lucy, the hyper-real scenography of Ignazio Mortellaro (a.k.a. Oblivious Artefacts) and Jon Jacobs’ entrancing...

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Belfry Exhibition, 16-23 April

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Belfry Exhibition, 16-23 April

ZONED is a group exhibition by five students on the Information Experience Design MA at the Royal College of Art. Olle Alm, Anna Dakin, Rose Leahy & collaborators, John-M Parry and Jan Petyrek, come from diverse creative backgrounds made apparent in their mixed approaches to making. The five first crossed paths in shared tutorials with Daniel Shanken, where they found common conceptual ground, and ZONED was conceived. Conversations shared throughout the making of ZONED led to contemplating the subjectivity of uncertain psychological experiences and a confession-like dialogue emerged....

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26 April, 8pm

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26 April, 8pm

“As both an avant-garde composer and a baroque lutenist, the Dutch musician Mr van Wissem is no stranger to dichotomy.” The New York Times His music is uncluttered and direct, with a viscerally hypnotic and emotional impact and delivered with an ascetic intensity reflected in his catholic titles. Long form graceful melodies create a transcendental pastoral world. An incessantly touring musician, his intense live shows have taken him all over the world, and he has performed at prestigious festivals like All Tomorrow’s Parties and Primavera Sound. Van Wissem studied lute in New York City...

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Leukemia Care Charity Concert – 21 April 2016, 7pm

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Leukemia Care Charity Concert – 21 April 2016, 7pm

St John’s is pleased to host this charity concert in aid of Leukaemia CARE with soprano Mirjam Mesak and mezzo soprano Olivia Sjöberg from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama accompanied by Mairi Grewar and Magnus Gilljam. ‘Leukaemia CARE is a national blood cancer support charity. We are dedicated to ensuring that anyone affected by blood cancer receives the right information, advice and support.’ Programme: Stabat Mater – G. B. Pergolesi A 13th Century Catholic hymn on the suffering of Mary during Jesus’ crucifixion. O mio babbino caro – G. Puccini...

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