200 years of Fitzrovia’s exotic musical history

Plaque for Queen's Hall.

Fitzrovia has a rich history of concerts and a strong connection to many famous composers and performers. Mendelssohn to (Pink Floyd’s Nick) Mason? Coates to Clapton? Britten to Bechet? Pagani’s to the Casa Prada? Henry Wood to Hendrix? All the above lived, performed or were meeting places in Fitzrovia’s exotic musical history. Nick Bailey, local resident …

Summer open day at community centre

Posters on notice board.

Fitzrovia Centre in Foley Street will welcome people to the building for a day of workshops and activities as part of FitzFest this June. "Come and celebrate the best of our neighbourhood with acoustic quartet, Yorker, Scale Down Poetry Collective and a session with the Fitzrovia Village dancers," says the invitation in their latest newsletter. …