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 Michelangelo Quartet promises a soirée of exquisite virtuosity at the Enescu Concert Series

The Michelangelo Quartet promises a soirée of exquisite virtuosity at the Enescu Concert Series

In November, the critically acclaimed Michelangelo Quartet premieres at the Enescu Concert Series with a superb choice of Enescu, Cherubini, Tchaikovsky and Beethoven. Highly praised for the collective virtuosity and understanding of the great scores, as well as for their musicality and intensity of feeling, the Quartet appears regularly on the...

01/11/2012 @ Romanian Cultural Institute
Masterful Văcărescu – Tsunakawa Duo perform at the St Martin-in-the-Fields Lunchtime Series

Masterful Văcărescu – Tsunakawa Duo perform at the St Martin-in-the-Fields Lunchtime Series

Romanians are tuning their instruments in the musical temple of Trafalgar Square as the Duo Văcărescu – Tsunakawa resumes the succesful series of lunchtime concerts organised by the RCI in partnership with SMITF.  The programme includes works by Giuseppe Tartini, Claude Dubussy, George Enescu, Henryk Wieniawski and...

23/10/2012 @ St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London
Charismatic pianist Alexandra Dăriescu opens the 2012/2013 Enescu Concert Series

Charismatic pianist Alexandra Dăriescu opens the 2012/2013 Enescu Concert Series

After an astonishing last season concluded by renowned British Chilingirian String Quartet, young virtuoso Alexandra Dăriescu opens the 2012/2013 Enescu Concert Series, only a few weeks after her praised appearance at the Barbican Hall with Tchaikovsky Concerto. Acclaimed young Romanian artist performs Enescu, Schubert and...

04/10/2012 @ 1 Belgrave Square, London, SW1X8PH

Another Romanian Virtuoso in recital at St Martin-in-the-Fields - Sergiu Tuhuţiu

  Pianist Sergiu Tuhuţiu is the fourth young Romanian musician to appear within the famous lunchtime concerts at St Martin-in-the-Fields, in the very heart of London. Sergiu, who has distinguished himself as a versatile and accomplished performer all around Europe presents a programme which includes works by Beethoven and...

13/07/2012 @ St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London
Sherban Lupu: A tribute to a great virtuoso

Sherban Lupu: A tribute to a great virtuoso

We are delighted to host the anniversary recital of acclaimed Romanian violinist and professor Sherban Lupu, distinguished member of the Enescu Society of London. The great virtuoso, who turns 60 at the end of June, will grace our stage together with Tom Blach, in an unique demonstration of youthful vigour and musical...

29/06/2012 @ Romanian Cultural Institute London, 1 Belgrave Square
Exuberant Mădălina Rusu tackles a great repertoire for St Martin-in-the-Fields

Exuberant Mădălina Rusu tackles a great repertoire for St Martin-in-the-Fields

  After a row of prodigal talent, the Romanian presence in the Pianist of the World Series continues as young yet accomplished Mădălina Rusu will visit some of the great piano scores of all time. The recital is part of the Pianists of the Word Series.     Programme: Falla - Fantasia Baetica Enescu - Pavane...

29/06/2012 @ St Martin-in-the-Fields
The Chilingirian String Quartet concludes with brio the popular 2011-212 Enescu Series

The Chilingirian String Quartet concludes with brio the popular 2011-212 Enescu Series

The final recital of the 2011-2012 Enescu Concert Series features the reputed British string quartet Chilingirian that has recently added Enescu scores to their repertoire. Join us to discover Enescu’s music as never heard before. Programme Haydn String Quartet Op. 76, No.5 Enescu String Quartet No.2 Brahms String Quartet...

07/06/2012 @ Romanian Cultural Institute, 1 Belgrave Square
Alexandra Dăriescu premiers Lipatti’s “Concertino” with the Orchestra of St Paul's

Alexandra Dăriescu premiers Lipatti’s “Concertino” with the Orchestra of St Paul's

Alexandra Dăriescu, the exceptionally talented and accomplished young pianist, joins the Orchestra of Saint Paul's at LSO St Luke’s with a programme of classical and Romanian timeless pieces: Beethoven’s Emperor concerto,  the charming Concertino in the Classical Style by Dinu Lipatti  (UK...

26/05/2012 @ LSO St Luke's, 161 Old Street, London EC1V 9NG
Enescu presented at the Newbury Festival by the Văcărescu – Tsunakawa Duo

Enescu presented at the Newbury Festival by the Văcărescu – Tsunakawa Duo

Horia Văcărescu and Chiho Tsunakawa will perform an uplifting programme at the Newbury Festival,  which includes masterpieces by Brahms, Debussy, Enescu, Schubert and de Falla. The violin-piano duo was formed at the beginning of 2010, while the two musicians were studying at the Royal College of Music in London. The duo has already...

25/05/2012 @ Corn Exchange Recital Hall, Newbury
Glorious new sound with dazzling pianist Lucian Ban and legendary violist Mat Maneri

Glorious new sound with dazzling pianist Lucian Ban and legendary violist Mat Maneri

Deco Heart, the musical pairing featuring Lucian Ban and Mat Maneri, will perform three exclusive UK shows ahead of the autumn release of their self-titled album. Working at the edge of jazz, contemporary classical and downtown NY improve, the duo present a set of jazz musings and downtown skronk, a joyously upbeat...

17 - 19/05/2012 @ Vortex Jazz Club în Londra-17 mai, Lit&Phil Library în Newcastle-18 mai, Voicebox Arts Centre în Derby-19 mai
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