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An Evening of French Music
Dates: 26 October
An Evening of French Music from Jacques Brel to Michel Legrand, Poulenc to Faurè.
We're excited to announce that following the planned closure of Chapel Arts we have partnered with Robin A Smith and Sallie Taylor to bring the cherished music of Chapel Arts to the Playhouse.
With the legendary local pianist, Robin A. Smith and Soprano, Hannah Hughes
French Music, classical and jazz, including the music of Michel Legrand, Jacques Brel, Erik Satie, Francis Poulenc, Gabriel Faure.
Robin is a Grammy Nominated Orchestral Arranger, Composer and Musician.
He has worked with some of the most iconic names in the industry, most recently with the 2Cellos and Goldie on the Subjectives Album. He played 4 shows with Goldie at Ronnie Scotts in Sept 22. He arranged and conducted the Elvis Presley, Roy Orbison and Aretha Franklin albums with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. He arranged the album, ‘Score’ for the 2Cellos and has worked with Jose Carreras, Mike Oldfield, Pavarotti, Earth Wind & Fire, Enrique, Burt Bacharach, Rod Stewart , Lionel Richie, Michael Buble & Andrea Bocelli.
Robin was a musical director at the 2012 London Olympics Opening Ceremony and worked with Mike Oldfield on Tubular Bells II at Edinburgh Castle and Tubular Bells III at Horseguards Parade and on Millennium Eve in Berlin. He was Musical Director & Arranger at the Tubular Bells 50th Anniversary Experience Concerts at Southbank last August and will be touring with this in 2023.
This new programme of live music will start on 26th October 2022 with An Evening of French Music and we are looking forward to An Evening of Christmas Music and Carols on 14th December 2022 too.
On keep an eye out for 2023 dates that will be published soon....
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