Ian Shaw & Tony Kofi - An Adventurous Dream, the Music of Billy Strayhorn & Duke Ellington

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Tonight’s concert is a celebration of the songs of two pivotal jazz giants: bandleader, pianist and composer Duke Ellington and gay lyricist, pianist, composer and close friend of Martin Luther King and Lena Horne - Billy Strayhorn.

Featuring four UK jazz superstars, led by vocalist Ian Shaw and the powerful sax of Tony Kofi, this show takes in some of the best swinging tunes and most stunning ballads ever written, from the composers of Take The ‘A’ Train , Sophisticated Lady and the seminal Lush Life .

"Shaw . . . smart and soulful" The Guardian "There is so much respect in jazz circles for Tony Kofi” Jazzwise Magazine

Ian Shaw – vocals, Tony Kofi – alto sax, Barry Green – piano, Dave Green – double bass

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Enjoy code: 504587
Type
Concert
Target groups
Elderly, Youth, Adult
Source
TheList
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Tuesday
20/08 2024 8:30pm
Betchworth Park Golf Club Reigate Road DORKING
Provided by The List