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Kings Place is a hub for music, art, dialogue and food, housed in an award-winning building in Kings Cross, which also provides world class conferencing, events and office space. Every month Kings Place interviews forthcoming performers for Mini-podcasts. It also creates exclusive tracks, uploads taster tracks, puts together seasonal specials and more.

Kings Place is a hub for music, art, dialogue and food, housed in an award-winning building in Kings Cross, which also provides world class conferencing, events and office space. Every month Kings Place interviews forthcoming performers for Mini-podcasts. It also creates exclusive tracks, uploads taster tracks, puts together seasonal specials and more.
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London, United Kingdom

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Kings Place is a hub for music, art, dialogue and food, housed in an award-winning building in Kings Cross, which also provides world class conferencing, events and office space. Every month Kings Place interviews forthcoming performers for Mini-podcasts. It also creates exclusive tracks, uploads taster tracks, puts together seasonal specials and more.

Language:

English

Contact:

Visitor Services Department Kings Place 90 York Way London N1 9AG 020 7520 1440


Episodes

Bach, the Universe & Everything - A Kings Place Podcast

10/17/2017
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This autumn, the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment launches a brand-new Sunday morning concert series for inquiring and curious minds. Ben Eshmade chats to the OAE's Chief Executive, Crispin Woodhead, and Professor Carlos Frenk who is part of the first concert on 22 Oct. kingsplace.co.uk/bachcantatas

Duration: 00:11:25


London Podcast Festival presents... WRESTLING - A Kings Place Podcast

8/30/2017
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Following the enormous success of the London Podcast Festival in 2016, we’re excited to launch a spin-off series of themed mini-festivals. This year, London Podcast Festival presents... focuses on Wrestling! Festival programmers Zoë Jeyes and Frazer Mclean share their enthusiasm for this popular form of 'sports entertainment' in a conversation with Ben Eshmade. Sat 9 Sep, Kings Place kingsplace.co.uk/wrestling

Duration: 00:15:45


Howard Skempton at 70 - A Kings Place Podcast

8/17/2017
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The contemporary composer, teacher, pianist, accordionist and music publisher Howard Skempton celebrates his 70th birthday at Kings Place this October. Joined by conductor David Wordsworth, he chats to Helen Wallace about his diverse body of work and plans for the future. Fri 13 Oct kingsplace.co.uk/HowardSkempton

Duration: 00:14:49


London Piano Festival 2017 - A Kings Place Podcast

7/10/2017
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London Piano Festival (5-8 Oct) returns to Kings Place with an underlying Russian theme. Ben Eshmade chats to the acclaimed pianists Ilya Itin and Nelson Goerner about their exciting solo recitals. kingsplace.co.uk/lpf

Duration: 00:13:22


Eden Stell Guitar Duo at IGF Guitar Summit 2017 - A Kings Place Podcast

7/10/2017
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The acclaimed Eden Stell Guitar Duo return to Kings Place this summer to launch their new album Cançons i danses - the first guitar CD dedicated to the work of the Catalan composer Federico Mompou (1893–1987). Part of the IGF Guitar Summit 2017. 20 - 22 Jul kingsplace.co.uk/IGFGS

Duration: 00:12:41


OperaUpClose: Poulenc’s La voix humaine - A Kings Place Podcast

6/21/2017
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Olivier Award-winning OperaUpClose return to Kings Place this summer with a new production of Poulenc and Cocteau’s astonishing La voix humaine – a raw and intimate one-woman opera. 2, 10 & 16 Jul and 6 & 20 Aug kingsplace.co.uk/OperaUpClose

Duration: 00:12:49


Stax Music Academy - A Kings Place Podcast

6/19/2017
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This summer, members of The Stax Music Academy travel from Memphis to the London stage to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Stax/Volt European Tour. Find out how the Academy has inspired and changed the lives of many young people living in one of the most economically depressed zip codes in the United States. Sat 15 Jul, 8pm kingsplace.co.uk/StaxMusic

Duration: 00:09:51


The Politics Festival 2017 - A Kings Place Podcast

6/16/2017
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This June, Kings Place launches The Politics Festival – a weekend of pro-politics talks, debates, discussions and plenty of politics-related entertainment. The Festival's producer Zoë Jeyes talks to journalists and political commentators Steve Richards and Ian Birrell about some of the big topics and speakers featured this year. 23 – 25 June kingsplace.co.uk/tpf

Duration: 00:13:59


Possessing Nothing: John Cage Song Books - A Kings Place Podcas

5/26/2017
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Poet in the City's Chief Executive Isobel Colchester chats to Ben Eshmade about the exciting programme of this year's Poetry & Lyrics Festival (9-10 June). In the second half, versatile vocalist Elaine Mitchener talks about her Cagean happening on 10 June. Sat 10 June, 6.30pm kingsplace.co.uk/JohnCage

Duration: 00:15:24


Kefaya at Songlines Encounters 2017 - A Kings Place Podcast

4/19/2017
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Ben Eshmade chats to Giuliano Modarelli and Al MacSween, founders of the international music collective Kefaya. They perform at this year’s Songlines Encounters Festival at Kings Place (1–3 June). kingsplace.co.uk/sef This is the second episode in our #SonglinesEncounters podcast series.

Duration: 00:13:59


Strong Women, Strong Voices: Mor Karbasi - A Kings Place Podcast

4/6/2017
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The fourth episode in our 'Strong Women, Strong Voices' podcast series features Jerusalem-born singer Mor Karbasi. She talks about her diverse cultural influences and the liberating joy of singing. Sat 6 May, 8pm kingsplace.co.uk/MorKarbasi

Duration: 00:11:58


Bollywood Brass Band & Jyotsna Srikanth at Songlines Encounters 2017 - A Kings Place Podcast

4/4/2017
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Simon Broughton, Editor-in-Chief of Songlines Magazine, chats to Bollywood Brass Band member Kay Charlton and South Indian violinist Jyotsna Srikanth, who perform at this year’s Songlines Encounters Festival at Kings Place (1–3 June). kingsplace.co.uk/sef This is the first episode in our #SonglinesEncounters podcast series.

Duration: 00:12:55


Strong Women, Strong Voices: Sarah Angliss - A Kings Place Podcast

4/4/2017
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The third episode in our 'Strong Women, Strong Voices' podcast series features writer and comedian Amy Annette who celebrates the Kings Place premiere of her comedy talk show 'What Women Want' with special guests Jessie Cave, Lolly Adefope and Tom Allen. They’ll be talking misconceptions, misadventures, misogyny, and mystique (the feminine one). Mon 24 Apr, 7.30pm kingsplace.co.uk/WhatWomenWant

Duration: 00:13:31


Strong Women, Strong Voices: Sarah Angliss - A Kings Place Podcast

4/4/2017
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In the second episode of Kings Place's exciting 'Strong Women, Strong Voices' series, composer and robotic artist Sarah Angliss talks about her much-anticipated debut album as well as the human and non-human performers who will join the launch gig. Thu 20 Apr, 8.15pm kingsplace.co.uk/SarahAngliss

Duration: 00:12:49


Bach Weekend 2017: Celebrating 10 Years - A Kings Place Podcast

2/22/2017
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Martin Feinstein’s acclaimed Bach Weekend returns to Kings Place with its unique combination of informality and outstanding performances. The line-up includes Swedish lutenist Jakob Lindberg and other renowned musicians and ensembles. 7–9 Apr kingsplace.co.uk/bach

Duration: 00:14:03


Strong Women, Strong Voices: Kristin McClement & Emma Gatrill - A Kings Place Podcast

2/22/2017
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The first episode in Kings Place’s brand-new Strong Women, Strong Voices podcast series features Brighton-based folk musicians Kristin McClement and Emma Gatrill who perform live on International Women’s Day. Wed 8 Mar, 8pm kingsplace.co.uk/IWD

Duration: 00:13:59


Beyond Cello Day with Shirley Smart – A Kings Place Podcast

2/22/2017
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The new Beyond Cello division of the London Cello Society presents an exciting day of classes, concerts and an evening cabaret featuring stars from the world of ‘alternative cello’ including Shirley Smart and others. Part of the year-long Cello Unwrapped series at Kings Place. Sun 12 Mar kingsplace.co.uk/BeyondCello

Duration: 00:12:27


Russian Revolution: Alexander Karpeyev / The Hermes Experiment - A Kings Place Podcast

1/30/2017
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Two exciting Kings Place debuts mark the centenary of the Russian Revolution: acclaimed pianist Alexander Karpeyev plays music of the Russian Silver Age on 13 Feb (kingsplace.co.uk/FinalFlowering). The Hermes Experiment present a programme of musical responses to the Russian Revolution including new pieces by contemporary composers on 16 Feb (kingsplace.co.uk/HermesExperiment).

Duration: 00:17:06


London A Cappella Festival 2017: Accent - A Kings Place Podcast

1/4/2017
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Six Guys. Five Different Countries. One Sound. And, they’re back. Online jazz sensations Accent have quickly established themselves as one of the must-see acts on the scene. They return to the London A Cappella Festival 2017 after popular demand. Sat 28 Jan, 6.30pm kingsplace.co.uk/Accent2017

Duration: 00:09:30


Cloudmakers Trio ‘Five’ - A Kings Place Podcast

12/21/2016
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Cloudmakers Trio (Jim Hart, Michael Janisch & Dave Smith) are joined by special guests, Austrian-born guitarist Hannes Riepler and French-based alto saxophonist Antonin Tri Hoang, in what will surely result in their strongest program of original, genre-twisting music to date. Fri 13 January, 8pm kingsplace.co.uk/CloudmakersTrio

Duration: 00:11:54

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