living museums project
site specific events

The European University of Cyprus (EUC) will organise informal acoustic interventions / concerts inside museum spaces in Cyprus, aiming to capture the way in which visitors can choose to experience collections: people can spend time on the pieces in which they are more interested as they move and explore various simultaneous performances taking place in different rooms. The action creates a counterpoint between heritage and modernity, between artefacts and new music, between what one can see and what one can hear.

Living Museums Concerts:

Chamber Works for Piano Trio_25/5/18
Musicians: Sorin Alexandru Horlea (violin), Miranda Papaneokleous (cello), Drosostalida Moraiti (piano)
Programme: Alfred Schnittke -trio for violin, cello and piano; Arvo Part -spiegel im spiegel; Ayis Ioannides - trio for violin, cello and piano
Location: The Cyprus Wine Museum, Erimi, Cyprus
Free admission

Cello Recital_26/5/18
Musician: Jannis Toulis (cello)
Programme: J.S. Bach-cello suite no. 3 in c major, bww 1009; E. Feldbusch-mosaique; G. Leotsakos-nikolla zoraqui in memoriam..; J. Toulis-four greek traditional and folk songs
Location: Bee & Embroidery Museum, Nicosia, Cyprus
Free admission

Clarinet meets Percussion_22/06/18
Lyrical Noise Ensemble (George Georgiou, Marios Nicolaou)
Location: Thalassa Museum
Free admission

Percussion Recital _1/7/18, 19:00
Musician: Marios Nicolaou (percussion)
Programme: Steve Reich: Clapping Music; Alexej Gerassimez: Asventuras; Berthold Hummel: Ikonen; Elliot Carter: Erght pieces for four timpani; Iannis Xenakis: Rebonds B
Location: Museums of the Pancyprian Gymnasium (Agiou Ioannou and Thisseos, Nicosia, Cyprus)
Free admission

Violin Concert_10/7/18, 19:00
Musician: Peter Sheppard Skærved
Programme: Evis Sammoutis: Nicosia Etudes (2017-2018); Hafliði Hallgrimsson: Paul Klee Studies (2017); Gregory Rose: The Dancing Fiddler (2018); Peter Sheppard Skærved: Three-Troubadors (2017); Anon: Klagenfurt Manuscript 1685; Roger Redgate: Capriccio 1 (2017); J.S. Bach: Ciaconna (D. minor Partita)
Location: A.G. Leventis Gallery (5 Anastasios G. Leventis street, 1097 Nicosia, Cyprus)
Free admission

UPISketch Workshop_10/10/2018, 20:30
Location: Shoe Factory, Nicosia, Cyprus
Draw your own music with UPISketch – An Interactive Music Workshop for adults and children
Free admission

Klangforum Wien Concert_12/10/18, 20:30
a concert with Klangforum Wien at the Shoe Factory presented within the framework of the 10th Pharos Arts Foundation International Contemporary Music Festival.
Location: Shoe Factory, Nicosia, Cyprus. CLICK HERE for more information & tickets.

"Portraits"_23/10/2018, 20:30
Chronos Ensemble: Virginie Bove (flute), George Georgiou (clarinet), Marios Nicolaou (percussion)
Location: Pattichion Municipal Museum of the Historical Archives
Athinon Avenue, Europe Square, Foinikoudes Promenade, Larnaca, Cyprus
Free admission

Concert_19/01/ 2019
Chronos Ensemble: Sorin Alexandru Horlea (violin), Miranda Papaneokleous (cello), Virginie Bove (flute), George Georgiou (clarinet-bass clarinet), Drosostalida Moraiti (piano)
Location: Bank of Cyprus Cultural Foundation

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2018 - 2019
organised by:
European University Cyprus