Music

Music

RCI London is the most musical institution on Belgrave Square! Classical music, jazz, electro, alternative and folk music are all popular features of our programme. We collaborate with St Martin-in-the Fields, Kings Place, Southbank Centre and London Jazz Festival. The Institute is the home of the Enescu Society, established in 2007. Together with the Institute, it organises the popular Enescu Concerts Series in its chamber music hall.

 

 
Rising Star Cristian Sandrin at Lake District International Music Festival

Rising Star Cristian Sandrin at Lake District International Music Festival

Romanian musicians are present, for the second consecutive time, in the programme of one of Britain’s most impressive, both naturally and musically, music festivals: Lake District International Music Festival. This year, young and most talented pianist Cristian Sandrin, currently completing his postgraduate studies at the Royal Academy of...

06/08/2018 @ Ambleside Parish Church (St Mary's), Lake District

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The Little Prince: A Musical Story Told by Thierry Huillet and Clara Cernat

The Little Prince: A Musical Story Told by Thierry Huillet and Clara Cernat

One of European musical scene’s most endearing and charismatic couple, French composer and pianist Thierry Huillet and acclaimed Romanian violinist Clara Cernat, will take us to a vivid musical illustration of Antoine de Saint-Exupery's classic story, The Little Prince, as part of the 2013 Kings Place Festival. Thierry...

14/09/2013 @ Kings Place, 90 York Way, London, N1 9AG
The Hymns of Mystical Byzantium in London and Leeds

The Hymns of Mystical Byzantium in London and Leeds

The Romanian Cultural Institute is proud to invite you on a musical journey to mysterious Byzantium in the company of acclaimed men’s choir “Saint Demetrius”. The Craiova-based group promises a rare musical experience featuring grave, ravishing tonalities of the Orthodox Church music, which is seldom performed in Britain and...

13 - 15/09/2013 @ Saint Makarios the Great Parish, Leeds & Saint George’s Church, London
Summer Ethereal Arpeggios at St Martin-in-the-Fields

Summer Ethereal Arpeggios at St Martin-in-the-Fields

The popular Romanian Cultural Institute Series at St. Martin-in-the-Fields is welcoming acclaimed harpist Paula Popa, who is join by violinist Florica Grigoraş in a rare treat of ethereal scores. The duo will perform timeless works by Ciprian Porumbescu, Luigi Maurizio Tedeschi, Pablo Sarasate, Jules Massenet...

20/08/2013 @ St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, Londra
Enescu, a soundtrack for Trafalgar Square

Enescu, a soundtrack for Trafalgar Square

The Romanian Series at the popular St Martin-in-the-Fields in Trafalgar Square resume with a concert by violinist Eva Demeter and pianist Theodoros Iosifidis who will make the music of George Enescu resound once more on the prestigious venue in central London. The masterful duo present a programme including, besides Enescu, works by Mozart and...

12/07/2013 @ St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London
Romania on the RADAR: Mercury Quartet Light Up the Forge

Romania on the RADAR: Mercury Quartet Light Up the Forge

The RADAR Concert Series was created by Mercury Quartet at London’s trendy and intimate The Forge Club in Camden and represents the ensemble’s aim for discovering and showcasing the most exciting emerging composers alongside masterworks of the 20th and 21st century. This season, each concert will represent the music form the quartet...

02/07/2013 @ The Forge, 3-7 Delancey Street, London NW1 7NL
Dublin Lab Sounds Romanian

Dublin Lab Sounds Romanian

  Six new Irish and Romanian collaborative pieces integrating acoustic music, live electronic music, interactive video and dance will debut at the daring Dublin Sound Lab with the support of the Romanian Cultural Institute. The programme features four commissioned works by Fergal Dowling, Jonathan Nangle, Piaras Hoban and Sabina...

08/06/2013 @ Smock Alley Theatre, Contemporary Music Centre, Fishamble Street, Temple Bar, Dublin
  The Visionary of Bournemouth, Remembered on Belgravia's Busiest Chamber Music Stage

The Visionary of Bournemouth, Remembered on Belgravia's Busiest Chamber Music Stage

The final concert of the 2012-2013 Enescu Concets Series celebrates the genius of Constantin Silvestri at 100 years since his birth and, at the same time, the legacy of the seminal friendship between two great composers, Silvestri and Enescu. Pianist Anda Anastasescu pays tribute to them both in this concert, performing works for solo piano and...

06/06/2013 @ Romanian Cultural Institute, 1 Belgrave Square, London, SW1X8PH
Pianist Alexandra Silocea, admired for the grace and elegance of her performances, at St. Martin-in-the-fields

Pianist Alexandra Silocea, admired for the grace and elegance of her performances, at St. Martin-in-the-fields

The Romanian Cultural Institute in London series of recitals at the prestigious central London venue of St. Martin-in-the-fields continues with a recital by Alexandra Silocea, one of the most praised Romanian pianists living in England. A real treat, the programme, which gravitates around the theme of “water”, presents works by...

10/05/2013 @ St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London
Exuberant ConTempo’s Ireland-UK tour continues with three London concerts

Exuberant ConTempo’s Ireland-UK tour continues with three London concerts

  The ConTempo Quartet much-awaited London tour, supported by the Romanian Cultural Institute, continues, after Dublin, with three London concerts. The first one will take place in 1 Belgrave Square on 4 April within our well-established Enescu Concerts Series and will present Enescu’s challenging String quartet No 1 and the...

04 - 07/04/2013 @ Various venues in London
Exuberant ConTempo’s Ireland-UK tour debuts in Dublin

Exuberant ConTempo’s Ireland-UK tour debuts in Dublin

As a preface to their much-awaited London tour, supported by the Romanian Cultural Institute, the multi award-winning ConTempo String Quartet plays Enescu’s expressive String quartet no 2 at the prestigious Hugh Lane Gallery in Dublin, with the support of the Romanian Embassy in Dublin. The programme also includes Brahms’ Piano...

31 - 28/03/2013 @ Hugh Lane Gallery, Charlemont House, Parnell Square North, Dublin
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