Studio 9 Orchestra feat. Tony Kofi
Wednesday 23rd November 2016 -
Formed in 2011, the Studio 9 Orchestra is a 19-piece ensemble that has established itself as one of the most creative and innovative jazz ensembles in the south.
With a diverse repertoire ranging from Latin to swing, ballads to funk, the orchestra perform work by established contemporary composers including Maria Schneider and Kenny Wheeler, alongside arrangements by talented local composers – including from some of its own members.
Expect arrangements of jazz standards from Charles Mingus to Astor Piazzolla, plus a little Radiohead and other surprises…!
For this unique concert the Studio 9 Orchestra will be joined by truly talented singer Red Gray, as well as special guest saxophonist Tony Kofi, a multi-award winning musician and jazz educator and staple of the British jazz scene for many years.
Prepare to be swept away by the powerful sound of a full jazz orchestra plus the accompanying talents of Red and Tony.
We're serving delicious food before this event from 6pm! Mains cost £7, desserts £3, or the two-course meal for £9.50. Advance booking necessary, to do so simply email firstname.lastname@example.org. Click on the icon to see what's on the menu.
Main: Chicken, mushroom and lentil casserole served with vegetables / Pumpkin, sage and Parmesan gratin served with salad (v)
Dessert: Key lime pie