Musical Rumpus at Rich Mix London 6 & 7 June 2014
Image : James Berry Photography

In Pictures: Summer Festival 2014

Our Summer Festival 2014 ended just over a month ago, so we look back at some of our favourite moments from this years events. Enjoy! If you came to our Summer Festival, let us know what you thought – comment below or email us on talk@spitalfieldmusic.org.uk

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What Next? #21 Abigail Pogson

In our final What Next? podcast, Chief Executive of Spitalfields Music, Abigail Pogson asks ‘What next for collective cultural life?’ Click play below to listen to Abigail’s thoughts (or if you’re viewing this on email, head over to the blog to hear the podcast): We hope you’ve enjoyed listening to our What Next? series! You can listen back to any…

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In video: Death Actually

Today GOTcompany will be joined by soloists Gillian Keith, Elin Manahan Thomas, Sofie Almroth, Clare Wilkinson, Sam Boden, Robert Murray, Jakob Bloch Jespersen, Matthew Brook, Sarah Dowling Dance Company and lively baroque sessioners Barokksolistene for Death Actually at Toynbee Studios. In a life-affirming celebration of all things baroque, this is anything but the typical early music concert. See a theatrical recreation of…

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What Next? #20: David Lang

In today’s What Next? podcast, Crowd Out composer David Lang asks ‘What next for music?’ Click play below to listen to David’s thoughts (or if you’re viewing this on email, head over to the blog to hear the podcast): We’ll be releasing podcasts each day throughout the Summer Festival available here, our website and on iTunes from 8.30am. The next and final podcast is released…

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What Next? #19: Osmani Primary School debating team

In today’s What Next? podcast, the Osmani Primary School debating team asks ‘What next for getting young people involved in community making to create a socially active society?’ Click play below to listen to their thoughts (or if you’re viewing this on email, head over to the blog to hear the podcast): We’ll be releasing podcasts each day throughout the Summer Festival available…

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What Next? #18 Rushanara Ali MP

In today’s What Next? podcast, MP for Bethnal Green & Bow, Rushanara Ali asks What next for the arts and well-being? Click play below to listen to Rushanara’s thoughts (or if you’re viewing this on email, head over to the blog to hear the podcast): We’ll be releasing podcasts each day throughout the Summer Festival available here, our website and on iTunes from 8.30am. The next podcast is…

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What Next? #17 Krissie Nicholson of the East End Trades Guild

In today’s What Next? podcast, co-founder of the East End Trades Guild Krissie Nicholson asks ‘What next for independent businesses in the local area?’ Click play below to listen to Krissie’s thoughts (or if you’re viewing this on email, head over to the blog to hear the podcast): We’ll be releasing podcasts each day throughout the Summer Festival available here, our website and…