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Jackie Kay - Scotland Unwrapped

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Jackie Kay CBE is one of Scotland’s foremost poets and novelists, and a guest curator for Scotland Unwrapped. Here she…

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15 Years of Kings Place

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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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Venus Unwrapped

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Venus Unwrapped throws a spotlight on the creative fire power of female composers, from Hildegarde of Bingen to Helen Grime,…

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Time Unwrapped 2018 – Official Trailer

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What does music have to tell us about Time? In Time Unwrapped we show how music can stretch time, condense…

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Time Unwrapped

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Time Unwrapped is the tenth edition of Kings Place’s award-winning Unwrapped series. What does music have to tell us about Time? In Time Unwrapped we…

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Venus Unwrapped 2019 – Official Trailer

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In 2019 Kings Place’s award-winning flagship series focuses on the creative firepower of women composers: Venus Unwrapped.

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Cello Unwrapped

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The ninth edition of our now award-winning Unwrapped series features more than 30 great cellists, from legendary masters Christophe Coin, Pieter Wispelwey,…

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Venus Unwrapped Interviews

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As our year-round celebration of women composers continues, we’ve been interviewing some of the stars of the Venus Unwrapped series.…

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Composing Herself Kathy Hinde

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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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Celebrating 15 years of Kings Place

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As Kings Place reaches its 15th birthday, we look back with pride – and some wonder – at what has been…

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Thomas Gould in Gould Standard & Time Unwrapped – A Kings Place Podcast

Podcasts

Violinist Thomas Gould chats to our Creative Consultant, Helen Wallace, about his genre-defying ‘Gould Standard’ series, and shares his favourite…

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Your A-Z Guide to Time Unwrapped

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The tenth edition of our year-long series celebrates music as a temporal art in myriad ways. With just over a week left…

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Meet the young Cello Unwrapped champion

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Fifteen-year-old cellist Willard Carter was Cello Unwrapped’s most devoted audience member. The Purcell School student missed only a handful of…

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Time Unwrapped – Spotify Playlist

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Kings Place’s year-long Time Unwrapped series features music that marks, measures and manipulates time, from Andriessen’s ever-accelerating De Snelheid, to…

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Nature Unwrapped Sound Calendar 2020 by Chris Watson

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Our Artist-in-Residence for Nature Unwrapped, Chris Watson, has created a sound calendar of environments from the northern hemisphere. Come early…

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20 shows for 2020

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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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Indian Time Unwrapped – A Kings Place Podcast

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Songlines magazine Editor-in-Chief Simon Broughton interviews celebrated sarodist Soumik Datta about the seasons and time-cycles of North Indian music, ahead…

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From Beginning to End

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As Kings Place’s Time Unwrapped season reaches its final phase, here are some of the highlights.

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Sound Unwrapped – autumn season

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Welcome back to Sound Unwrapped, our series exploring spatial dimensions in live performance and immersive sound artists. Read on to…

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Top Tips for Time

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We find out what the artists and presenters of Time Unwrapped would choose to go and hear themselves.

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19 Events For 2019

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Our 2019 artistic programme started last week with a spectacular performance from the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, launching…

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Electric Dreamer

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Jude Rogers introduces Hannah Peel, composer, performer, curator and broadcaster, and Artist in Residence for Sound Unwrapped

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2023 in 10 events, introduced by Helen Wallace

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We asked Executive & Artistic Director Helen Wallace to introduce 10 Kings Place events she will not be missing this…

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2023 in 10 events, introduced by Rosie Chapman

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We asked Head of Artistic Planning Rosie Chapman to introduce 10 Kings Place events she will not be missing this year……

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