Conductor / Composer / Producer / Arranger
London-born diverse musician Tolga Kashif is at home recording both Richard Strauss and contemporary classics. Kashif studied conducting and composition at the Royal College of Music. He made his professional debut with the London Philharmonic Orchestra and has guested with various others including the City of London Sinfonia, Northern Sinfonia and Wren Orchestra. In 1992 Kashif was appointed Associate Director of the London Amadeus Choir following a series of successful concerts with the orchestra most notably at the Barbican in London. His previous post was as Music Director of the London Amadeus Choir. Since 1989, Kashif has been an established composer and creative partner in The Music Sculptors, one of the principal music companies specialising in writing music for film and TV. He has composed a number of scores as part of The Music Sculptors, most notable for First Snow of Winter, Where the Heart is, QED and Gulf War. His work on the charity single Perfect Day led to the receipt of a number of accolades and media awards.
On 27 November 2015, LCSS has successfully organised a roundtable at SOAS to discuss the recent Migrant Crisis
In August 2015, LCSS has successfully conducted the Training Programme on Ottoman and Archival Studies, which took place in London and Oxford.
We are excited to conduct LCSS's first summer school and to host a lovely group of students from Azerbaijan. 20 July - 14 August
International Conference on Gender and Education: Critical Issues, Policy and Practice: Re-Gendering Education
LCSS’s growing gender platform continued its international conference series in Bloomington, IN, United States on International Conference on Gender and Education
Feray J. Baskin - PhD Candidate, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA
Daniela Alaattinoğlu - PhD Candidate, European University Institute - Florence, Italy
Interview by Ozdemir Ahmet - On Thursday 4 April 2013 An interview was conducted with Baroness Molly Meacher at the House of Lords where questions were put out to her with regards to the welfare reforms introduced by the coalition.