BBC Big Band Autumn Season 2010

September 20, 2010 at 14:39 Leave a comment

Forth coming attractions with the BBC Big Band :-

The concerts will be recorded for BBC Radio 2’s Big Band Special.

Friday 22nd October 2010 – Birmingham Town Hall – 7:30 pm

Sing Sing Sing – featuring Ken Peplowksi Clarinet & Clare Teal Vocals

Join Virtuoso clarinettist Ken Peplowski, the BBC big band and Clare Teal for a musical celebration fo Benny Goodman, ‘The King of Swing’.

Highlights include Don’t be that way, Stomping at the savoy, Swingtime in the Rockies, Avalon & Why don’t you do right.

Friday 19th November 2010 – Birmingham Town Hall – 8pm

Funk for Life – Nils Landgren meets the BBC Big Band

Jorg KellerConductor

Swedish trombonist and singer Nils Landgren along with his Funk Unit joins forces with the BBC Big Band for the very first time to perform music from the latest album Funk for Life – in all new versions for big band, created by conductor Jorg Keller.

Friday 10th December 2010 – Birmingham Town Hall – 7:30pm

BBC Big Band Christmas Concert

A SWINGING CHRISTMAS
featuring the BBC Big Band and Paul Carrack

Paul Carrack vocals
Jiggs Whigham conductor

The BBC Big Band celebrates Christmas with a Town Hall exclusive in the company of special guest, singer Paul Carrack. Together they perform seasonal favourites including Let it Snow, Winter Wonderland, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas and Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer.  The concert also features tracks from Paul’s new album – A Different Hat.


For ticket details please contact the Town Hall Birmingham

BOX OFFICE – 0121 780 3333

www.thsh.co.uk

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Entry filed under: Jazzmouse Productions, Music Events.

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