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ChamberStudio Masterclasses at Kings Place

Sunday, 12 October 2014 - 2:30pm Sunday, 19 October 2014 - 2:30pm Sunday, 26 October 2014 - 2:30pm Sunday, 2 November 2014 - 2:30pm Sunday, 9 November 2014 - 2:30pm Sunday, 16 November 2014 - 2:30pm Sunday, 23 November 2014 - 2:30pm Sunday, 30 November 2014 - 2:30pm /

ChamberStudio provides year-round coaching and support for young professional chamber musicians in the fragile early stages of their careers. Weekly Masterclasses given by some of the world's finest chamber music players and teachers are open to observers.

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Phil Meadows: Lifecycles – The Audience Commission

Saturday, 22 November 2014 - 10:00am / Hall Two

Ever wanted to know what goes through the mind of a musician when they write a piece of music? Whether you're a musician or not the Phil Meadows Group are inviting you to help them write their commission for the Festival.

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Jazz for Toddlers

Saturday, 22 November 2014 - 2:00pm / St Pancras Room

To prove you are never too young to enjoy jazz, join tubaist Oren Marshall and percussionist Alfa Sackey at our Jazz for Toddlers workshop, for 2–5 year olds and accompanying parents/carers.

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Engines Orchestra

Saturday, 22 November 2014 - 3:00pm / Hall Two

Twenty-something strong, and packed with young players from the city's massively talented new generation, the Engines Orchestra mark the launch of their brand new CD.

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Charnett Moffett + Jean Toussaint Quartet

Saturday, 22 November 2014 - 3:00pm / Hall One

Any sense that a solo bass concert is a limited form is quickly dispelled by the bundle of energy that is Charnett Moffett. Since saxophonist Jean Toussaint left Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers, he hasn't looked back.

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Chucho Valdés III

Saturday, 22 November 2014 - 7:30pm / Hall One

A very rare chance to hear one of the seminal figures in latin jazz, up close and personal. Revered as the founder of Irakere, the group that marked a seismic change in the evolution of Cuban music back in the 70s, Chucho Valdés performs a series of solo piano concerts in the intimate setting of Kings Place.

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John Escreet Trio + James Mainwaring

Saturday, 22 November 2014 - 8:00pm / Hall Two

Fast becoming a major player on the New York and international scene, UK-born pianist John Escreet leads a trio of unusual empathy. James Mainwaring's darkly distinctive saxophone sound lies at the heart of a solo set that runs from soft and spacious to full-on noise.

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Artesian & Solem Quartets and Linos Piano Trio: Haydn & Schumann

Sunday, 23 November 2014 - 11:30am / Hall One

ChamberStudio's Mentorship scheme is now in its third year. This year's Annual Concert showcases the talents of the three groups benefiting from the mentorship in 2014/15.

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FREE // Zurita, Kurbatova, Saubat Trio: Pre-concert Foyer performance

Sunday, 23 November 2014 - 5:45pm / Concert Level (-2)

The flute-harp-cello trio perform a programme expressing the delicacy and refinement of the French school repertoire through the works of Claude Debussy and his admirers, sailor Jean Cras and Belgian Joseph Jongen, unfairly less well-known composers.

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LCMS – Rosamunde Piano Trio with Rivka Golani (viola)

Sunday, 23 November 2014 - 6:30pm / Hall One

The famous Rosamunde Trio begin the first of six concerts exploring the relationship between Mozart’s chamber music and later French nineteenth-century music that draws upon his unique classical style of refinement, taste and pathos.

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