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FREE: Star studded eve with Vladimir Jurowski -Talk, Music, Wine

Hosted by the Consul of the London City Trotters Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Thu 21 Sep 19:00 - 21:00

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Hello City Trotters !

In continuation of attending exclusive events at different Embassies and Protected content has invited me and kindly allowed to invite my Internations friends to a star-studded evening of music and conversation dedicated to the genius of George Enescu, with Maestro Vladimir Jurowski, Principal Conductor of the London Philharmonic Orchestra and Artistic Director of the George Enescu International Festival in Bucharest, as guest of honour and principal speaker.

As a prelude to the much-anticipated LPO's 'Oedipe' at the Royal Festival Hall, we are proud to host a star-studded evening of music and conversation dedicated to the genius of George Enescu, with Maestro Vladimir Jurowski, Principal Conductor of the London Philharmonic Orchestra and Artistic Director of the George Enescu International Festival in Bucharest, as guest of honour and principal speaker.

Welcome speech by HE Mr Dan Mihalache, the Romanian Ambassador to the Court of St James's, and opening remarks by Mrs Liliana Țuroiu, the President of The Romanian Cultural Institute, and Mr Timothy Walker, Chief Executive and Artistic Director of the LPO. Featuring Romanian soprano Gabriela Iştoc, the Antigone of the LPO production. An evening moderated by the RCI Director, Dorian Branea.

Programme:

- Welcome speech by HE Mr Dan Mihalache, Ambassador of Romania to the Court of St. James's
- Opening remarks by Mrs Liliana Ţuroiu, the President of Romanian Cultural Institute
- Opening remarks by Mr Timothy Walker, Chief Executive and Artistic Director of the LPO
- Keynote speech by Maestro Vladimir Jurowski followed by a Q&A about 'Oedipe' and the music of George Enescu
- Music from 'Oedipe' and lieder by George Enescu performed by soprano Gabriela Iştoc and Vladimir Jurowski

Exclusive Romanian wine will be served.

****** NOTE: Doors open 6.30pm. Please bear in mind that this is NOT an Internations event and you have to mention your full name to be checked in FAISAL'S guest list upon arrival. Entry strictly via guest list. Please DO NOT bring any guest along. I request all guests to be polite and cooperative with RCI's team. Dress code is smart casual and do enjoy wearing your best outfit, considering nature of the event and venue. ******

I look forward seeing you there !

Faisal
Group Consul - London City Trotters