21st June 2020
Sunday 21st June, 2020
Shipley Arts Festival: Knepp Castle
Bernardi Music Group, Durwin Banks and Jake Fryer
Our musicians will be playing a mixed programme of classical and jazz music for the evening in the wonderful location at Knepp, home to the much acclaimed Wilding project.
Mendelssohn String Octet Op.20
Helen Ottaway White Storks (world premiere) commissioned by Jamie Martin and Alison Becket.
A new piece for String Octet, including the wonderful Stradivarius played by Andrew Bernardi. ‘White Storks’ is inspired by the spiralling and gliding flight of these majestic and much loved birds which through the efforts of Knepp Estate and others are being reintroduced in Sussex
Charlie Parker (Bird) and Strings in his 100th year.
Charlie Parker, Bird, born August 29th 1920, was one of the great American saxophonists and composers leading the way in the playing of advance virtuosic techniques and harmonies. His album, Charlie Parker and Strings is for many his peak, both in terms of his work and jazz and we celebrate his 100th year in our 20th.
Tickets include a flute of Nyetimber and canapes.
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