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Past Performances

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School Choir

Voices Unwrapped / Voices Unwrapped

Based in Islington North London, Elizabeth Garreth Anderson school Choir is a diverse all girls community comprehensive secondary school.

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Pre-concert talk: Julian Anderson on Grisey’s Vortex Temporum

Free / Time Unwrapped

Distinguished composer Julian Anderson and Nicholas Moroz, composer and director of Explore Ensemble, discuss Gerard Grisey and Fausto Romitelli.

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Laurie Anderson

Contemporary / Nature Unwrapped

Due to popular demand, we are delighted to welcome Laurie Anderson for a second performance of her solo show, All the Things I Lost in the Flood, where Anderson employs spoken word, video, live music and electronics to explore the power and perils of language and storytelling.

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Laurie Anderson

Contemporary / Nature Unwrapped

In this solo performance, All the Things I Lost in the Flood, Anderson employs spoken word, video, live music and electronics to explore the power and perils of language and storytelling.

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Mark Simpson

Contemporary / Artist in Focus: Mark Simpson

Mark Simpson performs a programme of clarinet and electronics/loops featuring world premieres, and contemporary classics by Steve Reich and Jonathan Harvey.

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Into the Vortex

Classical / Time Unwrapped

Vortex Temporum is the late masterwork of pioneering spectralist Gérard Grisey, fulfilling his vision of a music that transfigures our experience of time.

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Pitch a Thon

Learning / Podcast Maker Weekend 2018

Have a new podcast idea? Pitch it to Colin Anderson (Executive Producer at Earwolf) and Hana Walker-Brown (Executive Producer at Audible) chaired by Helen Zaltzman (The Allusionist, Answer Me This!).

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Tom Rogerson

Contemporary at Kings Place

Tom Rogerson’s debut album Finding Shore (Dead Oceans) was born from a simple construct, Tom improvising at the piano and Brian Eno manipulating the ‘Piano Bar’ that focusses infrared beams on each key.

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Ticket Collector from Belarus

Words / Jewish Book Week

Mike Anderson, Jon Silverman & Philip Rubenstein on Britain’s only Nazi war crimes trial.

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The Last Consolation Vanished (Online streaming)

Words / Book Week

Zalmen Gradowski’s powerful and extraordinary eyewitness testimony of life and death in Auschwitz, discussed by editor Arnold Davidson and documentary film-maker Toby Perl Freilich.

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Stolen From God

Folk at Kings Place

Through folk song and story, Reg, Suntou and Cohen tackle the history of the transatlantic slave trade in story and song, joined by Matthew Bannister and poet Jenny Mitchell.

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Gerald Jacobs & Julia Neuberger

Words / Jewish Book Week

South London in fact and fiction.

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Articles

20 shows for 2020

Feature

Our Nature Unwrapped 2020 programme opened last week with a spectacular series of events and performances from Theatre of Voices, Brian Cox,…

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Composing Herself Kathy Hinde

Interview

Bristol-based audio-visual artist Kathy Hinde makes a unique contribution to Venus Unwrapped & Luminate with Scattering Layer, (Sat 9 Feb, Hall…

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Harry Christophers - Lockdown Playlist

Feature

Harry Christophers, Artistic Director of our Associate, The Sixteen, shares his lock-down playlist: ‘Many of the tracks on my playlist…

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15 Years of Kings Place

Feature

Over the years, Kings Place has established an award-winning, innovative programme for music and spoken word, developing new series, festivals,…

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