20 October – 13 November 2011 BIG & SMALL: from Billboards to Downloads Storm Thorgerson’s massive exhibition at Idea Generation, 11 Chance Street, London E2 7JB
The Passenger English National Opera (until 25 October) Yes it is shocking to set an opera in Auschwitz. It shouldn’t work. But it does. David Pountney’s startling production of Mieczylaw Weinberg’s 1968 The Passenger breaks new ground.
Adam Spreadbury-Maher, Dominic Haddock and Roxanne Peak-Payne present … OperaUpClose – the 2011 Olivier Award winning opera company – brings you Manifest Destiny 2011
A London Grip scroll-down archive of reviews of music, drama and dance events …
Romano Viazzani in The Accordionist The Accordion – Romano Viazzani introduces us to a familiar instrument and explains how it has recently become cool…
DM & P + Temperatures Friday 3rd February 2012 Door Times : 8pm Tickets : £5 advance / £6 on the door London free-rock duo Temperatures pair up with DM&P a trio from Krakow/Poland that chase two saxophonists and electronics with a radical and organic free improvisation using custom-written software.
Archive 2010 Helen Donlon The French steal the show at the Ibiza International Music Summit
Archives 2010 Clare Doyle writes about all that jazz
Archives 2010 Jazz College & the Community The Arts are transformational, they can change lives and communities. Look at Marciac.
Archive 2010 Helen Donlon interviews Hipgnosis: Storm Thorgerson and Aubrey ‘Po’ Powell
Clare Doyle interviews Cuban musician & composer Roberto Fonseca
Clare Doyle interviews New orleans musician Allen Toussaint at the Marciac Jazz Festival 2010