Thursday, 11 August 2016

Invitation l EURAXESS Science Slam India 2016 l Submission open 2 August - 2 October

Dear Friends of Goethe-Zentrum Hyderabad,

This message sent on behalf of EURAXESS Links India
​This is not Goethe-Zentrum Hyderabad event
Attached to this message you will find the letter announcing the 4th edition of the EURAXESS Science Slam India and the promotional leaflet.
Watch the video to 'Get inspiredhere. This video and more will be posted on Facebook here.
Researchers in India (MA/MSc candidates and above) are invited to send a video and become one of the 5 finalists to receive a short science communication training in Bengaluru and to compete in the LIVE slam in Hyderabad on 18 November 2016!
The 1st prize will be the EURAXESS Science Slammer title and a round trip to Europe to visit Brussels (Belgium) and a research institute of the winner's choice in the European Union in 2017.
To submit your video, read Terms and Conditions here.The 'EURAXESS Science Slam India 2016' will be organised in partnership with BITS Pilani, IndiaBioscience and Nuffic Neso India - Study in Holland, with the support of B M Birla Science Centre and Finnair. Researchers working in industry are also eligible.

Sign up to EURAXESS Links India here

Facebook: Euraxess Links India and EU in India
LinkedIn: linkedin.euraxess.org


Thursday, 4 August 2016

INVITATION | #20MEMOIRS by Satya Srinivas

Dear Friends,


Goethe-Zentrum Hyderabad is pleased to invite you to the opening of an a exhibition of Water colours and Sketches titled "#20MEMOIRS" by Satya Srinivas at Hamburg Hall, Goethe-Zentrum, on 5 August 2016, 6:30 pm.
 Inauguration by

Sri. Allam Narayana, Chairperson, Telangana Press Academy.

Opening: Friday, 5 August, 6:30 pm

On view: 6-13 August, 9:30 am - 6:30 pm 
Hamburg Hall, Goethe-Zentrum Hyderabad.

The Exhibtion #20 MEMOIRS is an exhibit of portraits of mothers and grannies in water colors and pencils in 2002 in and around #20 Journalist colony, Road no.3 Banjara hills Hyderabad which was his home and is the current address of Goethe-Zentrum Hyderabad. It was a place of inspiration for him to pursue painting, writing articles and poetry. The paintings are about mothers and grannies and their eternal love and affection in the abode of creativity. This is a journey to show concern towards them and to show to the world the unheard melodies of mothers.


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The artist Satya Srinivas works in an individual environment as a development consultant, with specialization in community based natural resource management, documentation and evaluation, monitoring and training associated with various national and international organisations working towards tribal and rural development. As a writer and photographer his works usually deal with rural development and environment. Art is his latest explorative journey.

Please note the  2nd Event, #20:Down Memory Lane is an interactive session based on poems and memoirs of the neighbourhood by its people on the 8th August, 5:30 pm to 8:00pm Hamburg Hall, Goethe-Zentrum Hyderabad.

Entry is free and open to all for both the events.
Not open on Sundays and Public Holidays.

Tuesday, 19 July 2016

INVITATION | FATIH AKIN FILM FESTIVAL | 20-24 JULY 2016



Goethe-Zentrum Hyderabad in collaboration with Moving Images is pleased to announce Fatih Akin Film Festival


Thursday, 14 July 2016

HWMF Academy - New Programs For Children

HWMF Academy offers 3 new programs for children (few seats open)   

1.) INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC FOR CHILDREN AGES  6 – 12 YEARS OLD 
Our introduction to music class focuses on exposing children to music and developing musical abilities, including rhythmic and melodic skills in an interactive and fun environment.  No prior music experience is required!  The introduction to music class is a great way to determine your child’s interest in music before committing to individual lessons or investing in a musical instrument. 
Our class introduces children to: 
- Beginner music theory topics such as basic rhythm skills, how to read treble clef music 
- Singing and playing percussion instruments in a group 
-  Music appreciation activities - exposing children to western classical music with a kid friendly approach   
Course beginning: Sunday, 17th July           
Duration: 6 weeks        
Timings: Sundays 1.30 pm  
Venue: Goethe-Zentrum, Journalist Colony, Banjara Hills 
Duration: 50 minutes                                                 
Course Fees: 3300/- 

2.) BEGINNER INSTRUMENTAL CLASS – RECORDER 
Our beginner instrumental class focuses on the fundamentals of playing the recorder, a simple woodwind instrument that is fun to play on your own or with other players!  A recorder is great introduction to instrumental music and basic music principles.   
Highlights of our beginner instrumental class include: 
·                    Learn beginner techniques for breathing, producing tone and tonguing on the recorder 
·                    Strengthen music reading skills and abilities 
·                    Provide an opportunity to learn how to play with other players, incl. duets and trios 
·                    Learn a repertoire of songs to play for family and friends! 
There will also be performance opportunities for all students at HWMF recitals which are held throughout the year. 
PLEASE NOTE to enroll in this class, we require that students complete our Introduction to Music for Children class or have prior music experience. If your child has not previously attended our Introduction to Music for Children classes, please contact us at info@hydmusic.com or ph. 9985410281 and provide details of your child’s prior music experience. 
Course beginning: Sunday 17th July        
Duration: Ongoing  
Timings: Sundays 2:30 pm                 
Venue: Goethe-Zentrum, Journalist Colony, Banjara Hills 
Duration: 50 minutes    Course Fees: 2200/- per month/4 sessions 
** Students also enrolled in the HWMF KID’S CLUB – VOCAL are entitled to a discount.  Please speak to us for further details. 

3.) HWMF’S KID CLUB – VOCAL (8-12 years old)
Group vocal classes are an opportunity for young singers to learn performance, harmony and musicianship in a fun, group setting.  HWMF’s Kids Club will encourage friendship while learning elements of music and vocal technique and ensemble singing.   
 
Highlights of our Kid’s Club Vocal Classes: 
·                    Learn correct posture, breathing and warm up exercises 
·                    Sing in rounds  
·                    Harmonizing for beginners 
·                    Phonetics and diction for singing 
·                    Learn vocal repertoire that is age appropriate from various genres of music including pop music, musical theatre, folk and classical music 
There will also be performance opportunities for all students at HWMF recitals which are held throughout the year. 

To enroll in this class, we require that students complete our Introduction to Music for Children class or have prior music experience.  If your child has not previously attended our Introduction to Music for Children classes, please contact us at info@hydmusic.com or ph. 9985410281 and provide details of your child’s music experience. 
Course beginning/next class: Sunday 17th July   
Duration: Ongoing        

Timings: Sundays 3:30 pm 
Venue: Goethe-Zentrum, Journalist Colony, Banjara Hills 
Duration: 50 minutes   Course Fees: 1600/- per month/4 sessions 
** Students also enrolled in the  BEGINNER INSTRUMENTAL CLASS - RECORDER are entitled to a discount.  Please speak to us for further details. 

TEACHERS: 
Nicole Connolly Bhatia studied music in Canada and teaches flute and beginner piano in Hyderabad through the HWMF Academy. Nicole's experience teaching music to young children includes private teaching as well as an instructor/counselor at a non profit summer music camp in Canada. 
George Hull is a Saxophonist who plays with some popular jazz bands in town. He had completed his Jazz grades from ABRSM and teaches wind instruments with the HWMF Academy. He has attended several workshops conducted by noted German music educators especially in the field of music development for young children. 
Send your application/questions to info@hydmusic.com or contact George Hull 9985410281

Kind regards,
Joe Koster
Hyderabad Western Music Foundation
www.facebook.com/TheHyderabadWesternMusicFoundation
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Friday, 22 April 2016

EARTH DAY 2016 PROGRAMME

Goethe-Zentrum Hyderabad is pleased to cordially invite you to our Earth Day programme, and look forward to sharing the next two days with you in our common aim to create awareness about sustainable living. Please invite your friends and family and help us share this occosion with everyone!

The programme on 22 and 23 April 2016 is as follows:

Today, 22 April 2016 : 


URBAN TERRACE GARDEN 
by Narsing Arravally

Narsanna Koppula, 
permaculture pioneer in India,
will open the garden

at 5:30 pm, 
22 April 2016
Goethe-Zentrum Hyderabad






About the concept:
The aim is to bring sustainability and health to our food habits as well as create an understanding and respect towards the vegetables that we eat. The urban food lab also counters emerging climatic concerns of waste management through innovative “home” techniques like composting of kitchen waste and the use of natural products for removing stains, mopping the floor and washing clothes. In the spirit of sustainability, the garden ensures efficient use of water in these difficult times of water scarcity.

Tomorrow, 23 April 2016: