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The BBC Big Band
21 Apr 2021
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‘A wonderful band!’ Tony Bennett
‘World-class musicians … a brilliant musical force’ The Telegraph
The internationally acclaimed BBC Big Band are joined by the incredible talents of vocalist and BBC Radio 3 presenter Emma Smith and the acclaimed Iain Mackenzie. Get ready for an evening of world-class music, inspired by the great Swing bands and legendary vocalists of the twentieth century.
Through a diverse repertoire arranged and curated by the BBC Big Band and their guests, the concert celebrates the music of the twentieth century’s most iconic vocalists and big bands – whose legacy and influence continues to define a classic era of music.
Featuring classic music from the likes of Duke Ellington and Count Basie as well as iconic vocalists such as Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra and Bobby Darrin. Don’t miss this unique evening of feel-good music inspired by the great swing and jazz artists, from one of the world’s finest jazz orchestras!
Fresh, seasonal, and locally sourced produce. Enjoy the best in food and drink at our restaurant Prelude or a quick delicious bite before the show.
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