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The Memphis Belle Swing Orchestra, August 2016

20th August – I had a treat of playing with a fabulous jazz orchestra, The Memphis Belle Swing Orchestra. Formed in 1989 especially for the David Putnam movie Memphis Belle the orchestra has been maintained as a touring band by legendary bandleader … Continue reading

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Recital with Jakob Törmä (violin), July 2016

Friday 22nd July saw the debut performance by Jakob and I at St. Columba United Reformed Church, Moseley. We were delighted to have a very reasonably sized and hugely appreciative audience to witness our first complete recital programme. The church … Continue reading

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CBSO Young Voices concert, Symphony Hall Birmingham, July 2016

It was fun to be asked to be a part of this concert featuring the CBSO Young Voices led by Ruairi Edwards. Ruairi normally accompanies when the choir is led by Ula Weber who was on this occasion indisposed so … Continue reading

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In concert with Victoria Wilson (soprano) and guests, June 2016

Victoria Wilson kindly asked me to accompany her in a concert with two of her star pupils at St Nicholas Church, Warwick on 19th June 2016. It was a really uplifting and beautiful programme with solos for all three singers … Continue reading

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Dr Ahmed at The Brighton Festival Fringe, May 2016

Dr Ahmed Kazmi is truly a man of many talents – I recorded some songs with Ahmed a couple of years ago (see blog post March 2014 and the ‘listen’ page). He got back in touch with me earlier this … Continue reading

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Recording Session – Joyce Barrie at Wavelength Studios, April 2016

It has been my great pleasure over the last few years to collaborate with accomplished singer Joyce Barrie in making recordings at the Wavelength Studios in Doncaster with sound engineer Keith Angel. This was probably the fourth or fifth time … Continue reading

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Handsworth Community Choir Concert, March 2016

19th March 2016 – The Handsworth Community Choir concert at St. Mary’s Church Handsworth conducted by Naomi Berry and accompanied by Iain Jackson. Featured in the programme was a specially commissioned arrangement of two David Bowie songs. The concert was … Continue reading

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