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Love Wood Green Festival Coming in September

Started Aug 21, 2017 0 Replies

We're looking forward to hosting the first Love Wood Green Festival and hope to see some of you there!Featuring the 21st annual N22 Open Studios, studios, stalls, art exhibitions - Now part of four…Continue

Tags: free, family, activities, kids, music

Launch of Karamel Music Festival

Started this discussion. Last reply by Adrian Essex Aug 2, 2016. 1 Reply

Don't miss out on the launch of the Karamel Music Festival this Wednesday 3rd August in Karamel, Wood Green. Starting the month of live music off is Indigo World's Hits of Bollywood with Unnati…Continue

Tags: wood, green, karamel, bollywood, live

The Great Wee Band...

Started Nov 6, 2015 0 Replies

Looking forward to next week's Jazz at Karamel with 'The Great Wee Band' described as 'a perfect small jazz band'  and 'four of the most experienced and melodically sensitive straightahead jazz…Continue

Tags: jazz, events, Thursday, music, Jazz


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Jewellery Making with Harma O'pt Holt designer at Collage Artspace 4

July 4, 2019 from 2pm to 4pm
Six-day jewellery course to develop your designs, ideas and techniques in making necklaces, bracelets, earrings and brooches. Day1 - MASTERING THE ART OF MAKING A NECKLACE: Thursday 4 July / 2pm - 4pm Day2 - CREATING YOUR OWN UNIQUE BRACELET: Thursday 11 July / 2pm - 4pm Day3 - MAKING VARIOUS STYLES OF EARRINGS: Tuesday 16 July / 2pm - 4pm Day4 - CREATING YOUR OWN ECLECTIC, DANGLY BRACELET: Thursday 18 July / 2pm - 4pm Day5 - DESIGNING YOUR OWN DELICIOUS BROOCH: Tuesday 23 July / 2pm - 4pm…See More
Jun 21
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Jazz at Karamel - Tomorrow's Warriors at Karamel restaurant

May 30, 2019 from 7pm to 11pm
Francisco Garcia de Paredes - guitarDonovan Hafner - saxophoneHarry Pearce - bassHarry Ling - drumsFrancisco Garcia de Paredes is a young jazz guitarist from North London currently studying at the Guildhall School of Music. Francisco draws influence from musicians like Jimmy Raney, Hank Mobley and Lee Morgan as well as more contemporary musicians such as Kurt Rosenwinkel, Mike Moreno and Mark Turner. His dedication to the tradition of jazz as well as well as the more contemporary side of jazz…See More
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Jazz at Karamel presents - Ben Croft at Karamel restaurant

May 16, 2019 from 7pm to 11pm
Benjamin Croft is a British pianist/keyboardist and composer; with an extensive knowledge and experience in a multitude of genres, but mostly associated with jazz.2019 sees the release of his first solo album ‘10 reasons to...’ The album contains all original compositions, and features the talents of some of the best UK Jazz musicians including Benet McLean, Andy Davies, Henry Thomas, Mario Castronari, Saleem Raman and Tristan Mailliot.Ben Croft (piano), Andy Davies (trumpet), Henry Thomas…See More
May 10
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Winter Gifts Market at Collage Artspace 4

December 1, 2018 from 11am to 5pm
Winter gift-giving season is just around the corner! Let’s celebrate ‘Small Business Saturday’ on 1st December 2018 from 11 am to 5 pm. Collage Arts and local Artists-Makers invite you to a great opportunity to take a peek in their new venue, Collage Artspace 4 nestled in the Library Mall. Buy unique hand-made gifts for all. Explore and support your community of artists: Create Your Future – launching local women into creative enterprises and paid opportunities. Independent Designers and…See More
Nov 12, 2018
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Oct 15, 2018
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N22 Open Studios 2018 at Collage Artspaces

September 29, 2018 at 12pm to September 30, 2018 at 6pm
OPEN STUDIOS 2018 will be on the weekend of 28 to 30 September 2018Now in its 22nd year the N22 Open Studios returns bigger than ever.The Collage Artspaces can be found in the Wood Green Cultural Quarter. All are less than 10 minutes walk from Wood Green tube station on the Piccadilly Line. There are over 200 artists…See More
Sep 13, 2018
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Sep 29, 2017
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Jazz at Karamel: Stu Butterfield Quartet at Karamel

October 12, 2017 from 7pm to 11pm
The meeting of multinstrumentalist Stuart Hall, stellar pianist Alcyona Mick, talented bassist Misha Mullov-Abbado and drummer Stu Butterfield produces music that combines animated soundscapes and surging bursts of rhythm."very crisp and classical sound, with some broken and percussive sharp edges" - London Jazz News for Alycona Mick"his own unique musical vocabulary. Expect more surprises and delights from Misha" - Roger Farbey,…See More
Sep 15, 2017
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Xantone Blacq - The Day of Dreams at Karamel

September 20, 2017 from 7pm to 11pm
Xantone Blacq – The Days of DreamsLaunching Love Wood Green, Xantone Blacq will perform music from his forthcoming third album ‘The Days of Dreams’ releasing later this year, alongside classic songs he has become well-known for.  Having collaborated with, given voice to, played keyboard and percussion for some amazing artists in the music industry from Amy Winehouse, Laura Mvula, Nigel Kennedy, Mark Ronson to Jessie J and Candi Staton,Xantone is a modern day musical Cyborg fusing…See More
Sep 3, 2017
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Live Jazz @ Green Rooms Hotel - Part of Love Wood Green Festival at Karamel

September 22, 2017 at 9pm to September 23, 2017 at 12am
A special evening of musical entertainment in celebration of Love Wood Green Festival in the foyer of the Green Rooms Hotel. A vibrant artistic hub of Wood Green, The Green Rooms' atmosphere gives a brilliant sultry tone for our jazz players, transforming at night, a setting reminiscent of the 1920's jazz age. Jazz aficionados, entertainment seekers and guests of the hotel will be able to immerse themselves in the musical talents of some of the most distinguished players in the industry. Live…See More
Sep 3, 2017
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zerOclassikal Basement Sessions: Prabhat Rao and Pradeepa Sivasanthiran at Karamel

November 29, 2017 from 7pm to 11pm
Prabhat RaoPrabhat Rao is a leading Hindustani Classical Vocalist of the younger generation. Based in London, he has had rigorous training under Guru Chandrima Misra of the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, UK. He has toured as a solo vocalist in the UK, Europe and Asia and is now also a part of UK's national youth ensemble, Tarang. His performance features delving deeper into the emotions of Khyal and demystifing this ancient art form.Pradeepa SivasanthiranPradeepa is a talented Carnatic Veena player…See More
Sep 3, 2017
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zerOclassikal Basement Sessions: Sowmyah Anandanadesan and Dhruv Sarma at Karamel

October 25, 2017 from 7pm to 11pm
Sowmyah AnandanadesanMulti-talented musician and upcoming Carnatic Vocalist, Soumyah presents a vocal recital showcasing the variety of compositions and ragas within the genre. Having gained training since the age of 4, Soumyah has been performing and conducting a variety of performances leading her to develop her own strong and spirited style of singing.Dhruv SarmaHindustani vocalist Dhruv Sarma performs a vibrant classical repertoire, showcasing how a raag is developed through impressive…See More
Sep 3, 2017
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Aug 31, 2017
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Jazz at Karamel: Tori Freestone Duo/Trio at Karamel

September 14, 2017 from 7pm to 11pm
Tori Freestone and Alcyona Mick have known each other for many years.   Tori has been working with many of the most noted musicians on the UK and International Jazz Scene for many years induding the Julian Siegel Jazz Orchestra alongside the likes of Stan Sulzmann, Mark Nightingale, Jason Yarde and Henry Lowther, the UK All Star Big Band alongside Hermeto Pascoal, the London Jazz Orchestra, the Ivo Neame Quintet alongside Jasper Hoiby and Jim Hart, ‘Solstice’ (a co led sextet with Brigitte…See More
Aug 31, 2017

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