The Austrian Cultural Forum London, was founded in 1956. It promotes cultural contacts between the UK and Austria by organising events and supporting artists and projects in the fields of music, performing arts, literature, film and visual arts as well as interpretation through academic symposia and public discussion. It provides a venue in central London for recitals, lectures, conferences and visual arts.

Events listings are published in a newsletter and on the website

Austrian Cultural Forum London
28 Rutland Gate, London SW7 1PQ
Tel. +44 (0)20 7584 8653
Fax. +44 (0)20 7225 0470


Soundings Team:

Project Manager : Andrea Rauter
Curator : Thomas Kemp
Advisor, Vienna : Nikolaus Pont
Marketing & Publicity : Brendan Carroll
Assistant : Heide Oberegger



The Austrian Cultural Forum London (ACF) would like to thank the following individuals and organisations without whom Soundings would not have been possible:

Austrian Airlines
Austrian Ministry for Foreign Affairs
Boosey & Hawkes
Susanne Dobrovolny
Melitta Essenko (ACF)
Konzerthaus Wien
Elisabeth Kornfeind (ACF)
Elisabeth Mayer (ACF)
Musik Information Center Austria (MICA)
Polimekanos (Design)
Clark Rundell
Schott Music International
Renate Seib (ACF)
Chris Szendeffy
The British Music Information Centre (BMIC)
The Society for the Promotion of New Music (SPNM)
Universal Edition
Wigmore Hall
Michael Zimmermann (ACF)