Posts made in June, 2018

CANCELLED – DYLAN CARLSON – Tuesday 18 September, 7pm – CANCELLED

Posted by on Jun 28, 2018 in Arts and Events, Music | Comments Off on CANCELLED – DYLAN CARLSON – Tuesday 18 September, 7pm – CANCELLED

CANCELLED – DYLAN CARLSON –  Tuesday 18 September, 7pm – CANCELLED

From Dylan’s Twitter, 10 September: “still in hospital in berlin thank you for all yr well wishes after much thought and deliberation, I will have to cancel the rest of my european/UK tour. due to my liver issues I had a gallstone pass leading to an internal infection and high fever. in 2010 I had liver failure and was diagnosed with hepatitis B ‘wild type’, but the doctors here are saying there may now be something else going on in addition to that (currently awaiting more test results). I will have to take some time to rest and recuperate. I am very sorry to do...

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GRAND UNION ORCHESTRA – WHAT THE RIVER BRINGS

Posted by on Jun 19, 2018 in Arts and Events, Live Performance, Music | Comments Off on GRAND UNION ORCHESTRA – WHAT THE RIVER BRINGS

GRAND UNION ORCHESTRA – WHAT THE RIVER BRINGS

Saturday 14 July, 7.30pm What the River Brings celebrates the waves of migration that have shaped East London over the centuries, and continue to do so today. With music composed and arranged by Tony Haynes, it is performed by people from those communities who have settled here – descendants of immigrants, or themselves from far-off places. It tells of their experience and the stories of the East End past and present, through music and songs that conjure up the mystery of rivers and the sea, the hope and hardship of journeys, the hazards and hostility faced and overcome. Great port cities...

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WOMEN SING EAST – SONGS OF CHANGE, Sat 23 June 7.30pm

Posted by on Jun 11, 2018 in Arts and Events, Live Performance | Comments Off on WOMEN SING EAST – SONGS OF CHANGE, Sat 23 June 7.30pm

WOMEN SING EAST – SONGS OF CHANGE, Sat 23 June 7.30pm

with Alison Arnopp Tickets £10/£8 Women Sing East (WSE) is a well-established women’s choir which meets in east London. For many years the choir was part of Spitalfields Music’s community programme, becoming independent in autumn 2015. The choir is led by musical director Fiona Hymns. We sing a wide repertoire of musical genres including jazz, pop, folk and classical and our performances featured in the Spitalfields Music festival for many seasons. We have been involved in developing and performing commissioned work and had opportunities to collaborate with an eclectic group of...

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