David Lawrence conductor
A day of singing great vocal jazz arrangements of songs like Blue Skies, It don't mean a thing (if it ain't got that swing), Just the way you look tonight and others. You'll be joined in the afternoon by a jazz trio who will lift your spirits even further. The day will culminate in an informal performance.
Whether you sing in a local choir, or haven’t sung since school, this is an exciting opportunity to rediscover your hobby.
9.30–10.30am: Participant arrival and music collection
10.30am–1pm: Session 1 – Workshop
1–2pm: Lunch break (lunch not provided)
2–3.15pm: Session 2 – Workshop with jazz trio
3.30–4.30pm: Session 3 – Workshop, including a run-through performance for spectators
IRVING BERLIN (arr Steve Zegree) Blue Skies
DUKE ELLINGTON (arr Mac Huff) It don't mean a thing
BEN OAKLAND (arr Kirby Shaw) Java Jive
JEROME KERN (arr Craig McLeish) The Way you Look Tonight
Tickets: £20 including music hire (£15 concessions)
Please choose your vocal part type when booking. If you unsure of which voice type to choose, please estimate: Soprano (high) or Alto (low) for female; Tenor (high) or Bass (low) for male. Spectator tickets can be purchased for the final run through at the end of the day.
£0.60 online booking fee, £0.70 telephone booking fee per transaction - click here for more information on booking fees