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DRAWING ROOM

1-27 Rodney Place, Elephant and Castle, SE17 1PP
020 7708 2554

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Tue-Fri 11-6, Sat-Sun 12-6

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TAKING A LINE FOR A WALK 2
18/02/18 talk/event
The second of two Sunday music events exploring the influence of Indian classical music on Western composers. The Guildhall’s Ubu Ensemble will perform works by John Cage, Morton Feldman and Giacinto Scelsi.
 
This event coincides with Everything we do is music, a major new exhibition that explores how Indian classical music has inspired modern and contemporary artists.
 
Cultural, musical and art historical context will be provided by Professor Simon Wills, Ubu Ensemble, Guildhall School of Music and Drama and Jacqui McIntosh, Exhibitions Manager, Drawing Room.
 
Performers
Ubu Ensemble
Simon Wills
 
Programme
Giacinto Scelsi - Ko Tha (1967) | Oknagon (1968)
Morton Feldman - Bass Clarinet and Percussion (1981)
John Cage - Ryoanji (1983-85)
Giacinto Scelsi - Kya (1959)
 
FREE. No booking necessary.
*Visitors are free to drop in at any point during the performance
 
Related Exhibitions
30 November 2017 – 4 March 2018 Everything we do is music
Free. No booking required.

PARALLEL LINES WITH UBU ENSEMBLE
May 20, 2018 2:00pm - 6:00pm talk/event
Join us at our new gallery in Elephant and Castle for an afternoon of music with the Guildhall’s Ubu Ensemble. Presenting an extensive programme that celebrates the friendships and connections between composers and visual artists. Performing works by Georges Auric, Francis Poulenc, Éric Satie and Edgard Varese amongst others.
Performers
 
Ubu Ensemble
Simon Wills
 
Programme
 
Éric Satie - Trois Petites Pieces Montees (1919)
Giacinto Scelsi - Makanogan (1968)
Bruno Maderna - Solo
Bruno Maderna - Serenata per un Satellite (1969)
Francis Poulenc - Cocardes (1919)
Georges Auric - Les trios d'anches de l'Oiseau-Lyre (1935)
Luciano Berio - Sequenza
Edgard Varese - Octandre (1923)
 
This is a family friendly event, and there will be refreshments served.
Free, drop in

A SLICE THROUGH THE WORLD : CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS’ DRAWINGS
Jun 13 - Aug 5, 2018
Drawing Room has moved to a new home in Elephant and Castle!
'A Slice through the World: Contemporary Artists’ Drawings' will be
an international group exhibition in collaboration with Modern Art Oxford.

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