Swiss Community Events Calendar

Available for the first time, a comprehensive calendar to download with all Swiss events in the UK - from music concerts to art exhibitions to talks to just having a cuppa.

If you know of an event that is not listed on the calendar below of the PDF download, please do let us know so that we can keep it as up to date as possible:

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October 19
Tuesday 15th, 19:30 – Thursday 17th, 21:00
Swiss Ambassador's Award Concert 2019 - AKMI DUO
Swiss Embassy London
15 October in London, 16 October in Manchester, 17 October in Cardiff

Experience the magic of the Swiss Ambassador's Annual Award Concert perfomed in world class concert halls in London, Manchester & Cardiff. 

This year’s Award goes to the Switzerland-based AKMI Duo, with French saxophonist Valentine Michaud and Lithuanian pianist Akvilé Sileikaité. They met while studying for their Masters at Zurich University of the Arts, where their friendship and passion for modern and contemporary music inspired them to form the AKMI Duo.

Full info and how to book on the Embassy's official website https://www.eda.admin.ch/countries/united-kingdom/de/home/aktuell/agenda.html/content/countries/united-kingdom/en/meta/agenda/2019/5/swaac-2019?fbclid=IwAR0HeTf8tnW8sAZvJpr6s7yt4NRH5SCoXp9eoOuD5ueWdBQpSzpT7o71NjE


Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990)
Sonata for Clarinet and Piano

William Albright (1944-1998) 
Sonata for Saxophone and Piano

Paul Hindemith (1895-1963) 
Sonata Op. 11, No. 4

Kevin Juillerat (b. 1987) 
L'Etang du Patriarche
In memoriam Mikhail Bulgakov written for AKMI Duo

François Borne (1840-1920) 
Fantaisie brillante on themes from Bizet’s Carmen

London Wigmore Hall 15 October: £12 (Ticket bookings are subject to a £3 booking fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket. No interval.)

Manchester Carole Nash Hall 16 October: £13 (Tickets include a programme and a glass of Swiss sparkling wine during interval. Booking fee included in the ticket price)

Cardiff Dora Stoutzker Hall 17 October: £12 (Tickets include a programme and a complimentary glass of sparkling Swiss wine during the interval. Concessions available.)