Music: Jazz night in the Hungarian Cultural Centre

Escape the hump day stress with the help of some excellent jazz. Hungarian jazz guitarist Gábor Juhász will join forces with Russian born, now UK resident bass player Yuri Goloubev to produce your perfect Wednesday evening tunes. Visit the HCC to enjoy this unique musical collaboration.  Beyond mainstream, GÁBOR JUHÁSZ was a key figure in the…

Julia Secklehner | 25/04/2018

Exhibition: Mercurial Landscapes Photographic Exhibition + Duo Kitharsis Live Music

Roxana Tohaneanu-Shields is a Romanian born artist who lives and works in the United Kingdom. She has a BA in Philosophy from Bucharest University (1998), BA in Fine Art & Philosophy from the University of Reading (2002) and most recently she obtained a PhD in Philosophy from the University of Reading. She has exhibited her…

Julia Secklehner | 18/04/2018

Talk and Concert: The Good Doctor of Warsaw

Elisabeth Gifford explores the writing of her new novel The Good Doctor of Warsaw (Atlantic Books) using oral memories, documents and research in the Library. It evokes something of pre-war Warsaw’s now lost Jewish community and the life of Janusz Korczak, who cared for 200 orphans in the ghetto. The event features live music from…

Julia Secklehner | 17/04/2018

Music: A Musical Journey Through The Ages

Join the International Virtuosic Clarinet and Piano Duo – Ivanov & Chen Duo, for an introduction of Classical favourites from around the World. In this concert they will perform core repertoire for the clarinet as well as unique arrangements of popular pieces for clarinet and piano by Elgar, Mozart, Schubert, Verdi, Piazzolla and Gershwin among…

Julia Secklehner | 12/04/2018

Concert: Explore Polish Underground Music with Żywizna

Żywizna is a collaborative project between two distinct voices in underground Polish music – Genowefa Lenarcik and Raphael Rogiński. With guitar and voice they re-realize traditional Kurpian folk songs within a new experimental context; making music that is as much about the past as it is about the possible future. Raphael Roginski is one of…

Julia Secklehner | 04/04/2018