CLoSer House Party Playlist

It’s Friday. It’s our last day on the Spitalfield’s Music Blog. It’s time to have a bit of a house party before the owners get back! So we’re turning off our computers and turning our speakers up loud. Get in the mood for our next CLoSer series by listening to our Spotify playlist. If you…

Spotlight on… Katona Twins

Our opening concert for the second CLoSer series features Guest Artists the Katona Twins. But who the men involved in this unique duo? Here’s a quick snapshot: Name Peter and Zoltán Katona Age 44 Nationality Identical twins Peter and Zoltán were born in Hungary. They are German citizens, but now live in Liverpool in the…

CLoSer Retrospect

If you didn’t make it to last year’s CLoSer then you missed out on three fantastic concerts. Luckily for you, and thanks to the success of our first series, CLoSer is back! We thought we’d take a quick look back at some of the audience highlights from last year. “I loved the sense of excitement,…

Full details of this year’s CLoSer

So, the really important stuff to start with, all this series concerts will take place at Shoreditch’s Village Underground on 19 September, 13 February and 10 April. Tickets are still only £15 (with a free drink thrown in) and if you’re quick you might be able to scoop yourself an Early Bird ticket for £1!…

What is CLoSer?

CLoSer is leading UK orchestra City of London Sinfonia’s popular informal concert series, which takes place at the Village Underground in Shoreditch. This series there are three concerts on 19 September, 13 February and 10 April and all are designed for both the complete beginner and the classical music enthusiast. So what makes a CLoSer…

CLS takes over

As we mentioned last week, the City of London Sinfonia are taking over our blog this week. You’ll enjoy lots of interesting posts from them about what’s coming up, including the next of  the CLoSer series at the Village Underground. So all that remains is for us to hand over the keys, and hope that…

Official Warning of Service Interuption

Well sort of. It’s not quite weekend tube works, but next week our blog will be halting regular service and taken over by our CLoSer partners, City of London Sinfonia. So it’s not actually as bad as we made out at all. In fact, they’ll be providing you with lots of interesting posts about what…