Concert notes: Jambinai at Rich Mix

The somewhat spartan surroundings of the main performance space in Shoreditch’s Rich Mix was an ideal place in which to enjoy one of the most interesting fusion bands to have come out of Korea. For LKL, it was the highlight of the K-Music festival so far, and it more than lived up to my extremely high […]

Concert notes: The Barberettes at the Forge, Camden

The three Barberettes, together with backing band of keyboard, drum and bass, received an enthusiastic welcome at The Forge in Camden for their two-night residency. They also did well to get coverage on London and national radio and national TV. Lola Kothari on BBC Radio 3’s Late Junction pronounced them ‘wonderful’, and one member of […]

Event news: K-Music – the workshops, 21+22 Sept

Two workshops have been organised at the KCC featuring performers from the K-Music Festival. As usual, registration at the KCC is required via Samulnori Workshop Monday 21 September 2015, 7pm Korean Cultural Centre UK Host: Noreum Machi Moderator: Prof. Keith Howard, SOAS Workshop: The evening provides guests with the opportunity to develop an understanding […]

K-music rising stars – recitals at the KCC

Running alongside the K-music festival is a series of three performances in the KCCUK featuring young UK-based Korean musicians. Admission is free, but booking is essential. To reserve your place, RSVP to or 020 7004 2600 with your details (name, contact details and number of tickets required). All performances are at 7pm at the […]

Event news: K-music 2015 — Pansori Night, 23 Sept

This could be the highlight of the 2015 K-music series, and it’s free – to help celebrate Chuseok: K-Music: The Pansori Night Wednesday 23 September | 7:30PM LONDON Cadogan Hall | 5 Sloane Terrace | London SW1X 9DQ FREE but ticketed The Pansori Night will bring together six talented performers for an evening of music, […]