Venue: Kings PlaceBack to top
Kings Place is a hub for music, art, dialogue and food, housed in an award-winning building in Kings Cross, which also provides world class conferencing, events and office space. Since opening to the public in September 2008, a diverse and open minded programme has established Kings Place as one of Europe’s leading cultural landmarks. Kings Place won Business Venue of the Year at the 2010 Visit London Awards.
Ikon Arts ManagementBack to top
Ikon Arts Management is a forward-thinking music management agency representing some of the finest artists in the world. With over 20 years’ experience in music management, Ikon Arts Management develops worldwide concerts and tours, special projects and events for some of the world’s leading a cappella vocal groups, established and emerging soloists and diverse contemporary ensembles.
The Swingle SingersBack to top
The Swingles are an international a cappella phenomenon. For over four decades, the unmistakable sound of “Swingle singing” has defined the art form: virtuosic vocal agility and blend demonstrated by their signature close-microphone technique, combined with high-level entertainment that has thrilled audiences around the globe. The latest line-up of young and talented voices represents the group’s transformation from pioneering classical/jazz crossover artists to contemporary vocal super-group.
Other projects: London A Cappella FestivalBack to top
Ikon Art Management is co-curator of the London A Cappella Festival with the world-famous five-time Grammy-wining vocal group the Swingle Singers. The London A Cappella Festival is the first of its kind in the UK dedicated to the many forms of a cappella. Its main aim is to broaden the appeal of a cappella performance to as many different kinds of audiences across the capital and beyond, through concerts, free performances, and educational work, all under one roof. The London A Cappella Festival takes place every January at Kings Place. Recent performances have included The King’s Singers, The Real Group, The Magnets, Postyr, Rajaton, The Boxettes, FORK and of course festival co-hosts the Swingle Singers.