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Nearby: Hackney

The Category Hackney is a subset of London (East). Look at that broader Category to find a List of the Titles of all the Organizers, Performers and Venues associated with Hackney which have so far been described in this Directory. Clicking on a Title will link you to the Entity's Full Record.

 

In contrast, the following Entities do not (currently) have Records in 'Open Concerts and Recitals'. Here, clicking on a Title of interest should link you to a relevant external Website (or Facebook Page):

- East London Symphony Orchestra

- Hackney Empire

- Morris Folk Choir

 

Category Hackney
! Hackney KEY
VISITS (to Website)65
VIEWS (of this Record)83

'As the number one music education provider to Hackney schools, HMS works closely with Headteachers and partners to ensure that our work is flexible and responsive to the needs of schools, and that our combined delivery of provision is strategic and joined up. We offer a variety of programmes to schools and young people ...'

 

* Hackney Music Service Network
VISITS (to Website)247
VIEWS (of this Record)489

‘Begun on a shoestring in 1995, the Stoke Newington Early Music Festival has grown and flourished through the years. Generously supported by local businesses — but always independent of public funding — it is now an indispensable feature of the Stoke Newington summer, loved by local residents and by fans of early music from everywhere.’ Held Mid July.

 

* Stoke Newington Early Music Festival
VISITS (to Website)229
VIEWS (of this Record)349

'Bringing classical music of the highest quality to Hackney audiences at affordable prices in a friendly relaxed setting.'

 

* Sutton House Music Society
VISITS (to Website)232
VIEWS (of this Record)401

'One of the UK’s premier jazz venues, programming almost 400 performances a year in an intimate space. We were winner of the Live Jazz Award category at the 2013 Parliamentary Jazz Awards. As a volunteer-led jazz club in North London, Dalston, we have been given the accolade of being one of the world’s best, and have even been singled out by the prestigious Downbeat magazine as one the top 150 jazz venues in the world.'

 

Category Jazz Clubs
* Vortex Jazz Club
VISITS (to Website)304
VIEWS (of this Record)423

‘Founded in 2019, Gothic Opera curates mysterious performances of rarely-seen operas in uncanny, atmospheric spaces, taking the dark, eerie intensity of gothic fiction as its starting point.’

Category Opera Companies
+ Gothic Opera
VISITS (to Website)112
VIEWS (of this Record)160

‘A150-strong community choir drawing members from Hackney, surrounding boroughs and across London ... We present at least two concerts a year, working with professional orchestras and soloists, and particularly the Forest Philharmonic ... We are different from many other singing groups. We have an open-door policy and do not hold auditions — everybody, regardless of experience, is welcome to join the Thursday night rehearsals.’

 

 

Category Choral Societies
+ Hackney Singers
VISITS (to Website)181
VIEWS (of this Record)261

‘A community choir which has been performing major choral works in Hackney since 1997 ...  We rehearse and perform at St. John of Jerusalem Church and, although we are not a church choir, members have also sung in church events, including the annual carol service ... The choir is open to all regardless of ethnicity, age, religion, gender, nationality, identity, sexual orientation, disability or political affiliation and no one is excluded from membership on financial grounds. There are no auditions and the choir includes people with a variety of musical experience.’

 

Category Hackney
+ St John of Jerusalem Festival Chorus
VISITS (to Website)132
VIEWS (of this Record)296

‘The only surviving Elizabethan Church in London and one of the oldest in the country to have been built as an Anglican church ... The Old Church is a fabulous venue for a variety of artistic and community events: concerts, exhibitions, art workshops, dancing, singing, meditation, drumming ... Our flexible atmospheric space with its wonderful acoustic is perfect for them all. We can seat an audience of 110 – all with a good view.’

 

 

@ The Old Church Stoke Newington
VISITS (to Website)374
VIEWS (of this Record)359

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