LSE Arts lunchtime concert
Date: Thursday 30 January 2014
Venue: Shaw Library, Old Building
Messiaen Regard de l’Esprit de joie from Vingt regards sur l’enfant-Jésus
Ravel Ma Mère l’oye
Bartók Out of Doors Suite
Balakirev Islamey: Oriental Fantasy
Winner of the Best Newcomer of the Year award, Malaysian-born Mei Yi Foo dazzled critics and audiences at the prestigious BBC Music Magazine Awards 2013 with her ‘liberating’ and ‘virtuoso display’ (The Times).
This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 7955 6043.
The next lunchtime concert will be on Thursday 6 February performed by Evva Mizerska (cello), Emma Abbate (piano).
The LSE Choir and Orchestra Spring Concert takes place on 18 March, tickets are available to purchase now.
The 2014 LSE Space for Thought Literary Festival 'Reflections' will take place from Monday 24 February - Saturday 1 March. LSE’s 6th Literary Festival will explore the distinctive qualities of the social sciences' and the arts' approaches to understanding the world around us, with speakers including Melvyn Bragg, AS Byatt, Tracy Chevalier, Professor Paul Dolan, Stella Duffy, Sebastian Faulks, Patrick Flanery, Professor Margaret Macmillan, Kenan Malik and Michael Rosen.
Just economics and politics? Think again. While LSE does not teach arts or music, there is a vibrant cultural side to the School - from weekly free music concerts in the Shaw Library, and an LSE orchestra and choir with their own professional conductors, various film, art and photographic student societies, the annual LSE photo prize competition, the LSE Literary Festival and artist-in-residence projects. For more information please view the LSE Arts and Music website.
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