Ether Festival 2011

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 10TH APRIL 2011

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Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 8XX
 
 
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Ether Festival 2011The eccentric Ether Festival celebrates its 10th birthday in 2011 following a vintage year in 2010 with landmark performances of the complete works of Edgard Varese and appearances by Lou Reed and Gil Scott-Heron. Initially a festival of electronic music, Ether is now all about innovation in music, art and cross-arts experimentation. The festival has evolved over the years, blending mainstream acts such as Brian Eno, David Byrne, Peaches and Royksopp, alongside little-known acts, oddball movements and even some classical artists. Technological pioneers and musical innovators past and present come together for a series of concerts, talks and strange collaborations that often baffle as much as they astound. This year's schedule sees digital artist Klaus Obermaier return to the Southbank Centre with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and conductor Ivan Volkov to perform his 21st-century realisation of Stravinsky?s early modernist masterpiece The Rite of Spring. Described in The Times as "Stravinsky for the Matrix generation", Obermaier uses computers to generate live stereoscopic images where the real and the virtual intermingle. Keep on eye on www.southbankcentre.co.uk for full programme.

 

About Southbank Centre

London's hub of cultural arts, The Southbank Centre announced in March 2013 that it's set for a £100 million revamp that will see the 1960s design finally move into the 21st century with a proposal that includes a floating glass pavilion, two more roof gardens, a space for riverside arts and a large pedestrian area. More about Southbank Centre

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Waterloo Tube Station
 
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Lambeth North Tube Station
 
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Railway Stations

 
Waterloo East Railway Station
 
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Waterloo Railway Station
 
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Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Union Car Park
 
13 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
13 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall
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    Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Ether Festival 2011
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    The Poetry Library
    London > Attractions > Museums
    Level 5, Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Ether Festival 2011
    The most comprehensive and accessible collection of poetry from 1914 in Britain, The Poetry Library within the Southbank Centre contains 90,000 items and is still growing. ... More
     
     
     
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    The Hayward Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from Ether Festival 2011
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    Foyles Royal Festival Hall
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    Riverside, Level 1, Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Ether Festival 2011
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    South Bank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Ether Festival 2011
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    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Ether Festival 2011
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    Unit 6, Royal Festival Hall Riverside, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Ether Festival 2011
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    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 12 minutes from Ether Festival 2011
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    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Ether Festival 2011
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    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    3 Belvedere Road, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Ether Festival 2011
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    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Upper Ground, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Ether Festival 2011
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    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    25 Roupell Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Ether Festival 2011
    A short walk from the South Bank Centre, The Old Vic and The National Theatre this traditional old watering hole is a good place to have ... More
     
     
     
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    The Sherlock Holmes
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    10 Northumberland Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 7 minutes from Ether Festival 2011
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    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    62 Stamford Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Ether Festival 2011
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    Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Ether Festival 2011
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    Bassoon Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    Corinthia Hotel London, Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 6 minutes from Ether Festival 2011
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    Gordon's Wine Bar
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    47 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 6 minutes from Ether Festival 2011
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    Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Ether Festival 2011
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
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