Romano Viazzani to play with Dame Penelope Wilton at Jermyn Street Theatre – Sunday 20th February 2022. Olivier Award winner Dame Penelope Wilton reads Chekhov, accompanied by live accordion music. Dmitri Gurov, a Moscow banker, is a connoisseur of women, who never lingers long. But one day, on holiday by the sea, he spots a woman walking her dog, and his life changes forever. Vladimir Nabokov hailed The Lady with the Dog as one of literature’s finest short stories. It has been adapted by Joyce Carol Oates and dramatised by Brian Friel.
Karen Tweed and Karen Street – Music Immersion Courses – Orkney – March 13th-19th 2022. The next one is with top accordionist Karen Street (13th – 19th March) – aimed at accordionists and they will be exploring folk and jazz techniques/styles to build up your confidence as players.
“Oh la la!“ Quartet perform “Midnight in Paris“ – Ronnie Scott’s jazz club – Sunday 6th of March lunchtime 2022, “Oh la la!” mixes Parisian folk music ( musette ) , French chanson with 60’s French pop, film music and unforgettable 20s upbeat and 50s cool jazz.
Fifi la Mer & Oliver Wilby present “A journey into French music from Offenbach to Gainsbourg” 23rd Feb 2022 at 7pm, French Chanteuse/accordionist in cabaret at The Crazy Coqs, Piccadilly Circus, London.
Royal Academy Of Music – Accordion Chamber Music – Friday 25th February 2022 – CANCELLED. Accordion Chamber Music Concert premiéres important new work – A concert of solo and chamber music with classical accordion, including the 200 PIECES premiere of Des Oliver’s Iconoclast, performed by Flávio Albino Rodrigues.
Royal Academy Of Music – Accordion Master Class – Thursday 27th January 2022 – Contemporary music specialist Alfred Melichar, professor of accordion at the Anton Bruckner University in Linz, returns to give a masterclass for accordion students.
The Romano Viazzani Ensemble in Concert – 29th January 2021- Highgate Literary and Scientific Institution. They will play a selection of music from their album London Tango as well as traditional Argentine tangos and the music of Astor Piazzolla.