Kal Lavelle Gig to support Musical Keys

The Great Eastern presents in association with Portal Voice & Data Ltd

Kal Lavelle + support from Lee Gordon & Soham De

£8 Adv. 

https://thegreateastern.yapsody.com/event/index/20433/kal-lavelle-lee-gordon-soham-de

Kal Lavelle is an Irish born singer songwriter, now living in London.

The Sunday Mirror have listed her as a ‘One to Watch’ and Ed Sheeran brought her on tour in both the UK & Ireland.

Kal Lavelle’s EP ‘Shivers’ went Top 5 in the iTunes ‘Singer Songwriter’ Chart, and the single was named iTunes ‘Single Of The Week’ in the UK (downloaded more than 60,000 times!). Additionally, she entered the Top 10 singer songwriter charts in Japan, Netherlands and Belgium.

Kal’s track the ‘The Ocean’ features on the UK playlist of Pret A Manger, the song also features on Perez Hilton’s POP UP #2 Album (released in the USA & Canada).

Find out more details from www.kallavelle.com

“I recently recorded an ‘Under The Apple Tree’ session with Kal and she was lovely – warm, engaging and totally dedicated to her music. Buy her CD’s and/or see her live. Either way, get her music into your life!”Bob Harris (Radio 2 / WBBC)

“Exquisitely beautiful & raw, it’s as if she’s talking directly to you!”Perez Hilton

“Beautiful voice”Alex Zane (CHANNEL 4, XFM)

All profits will support Norfolk based charity Musical Keys; supporting those with disabilities and additional needs across East Anglia. For more information, visit www.musicalkeys.co.uk

Martin Simpson at Octagon Chapel Norwich, 3rd December

Thursday 3rd December at Octagon Chapel
Nominated for Musician of the Year and for Best Album with ‘Vagrant Stanzas’  – BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2014
There is no doubt that after 35 years as a professional musician Martin is, right now, better than ever. Widely acknowledged as one of the finest acoustic and slide guitar players in the world, his interpretations of traditional songs are masterpieces of storytelling. His solo shows are intense, eclectic, spellbinding and deeply moving.
There is no-one who has more successfully combined the diverse elements of British, Afro-American and old-timey music than Simpson. His 15 years living in the US were well spent. In addition his own songwriting has produced some real gems, from the truck-stop epic, “Love Never Dies” to the profoundly moving “Never Any Good” and “One Day”. Martin has been nominated an astounding 31 times in the fifteen years of the BBC Radio 2 Folk
Awards – more than any other performer – with 12 nominations for Musician of The Year, which he has won twice. 2008 saw an incredible 5 nominations for “Prodigal Son’ and 2 wins, whilst in 2010 he had an unprecedented 6 nominations for his CD, “True Stories” and a win for Best Traditional Track, “Sir Patrick Spens”.
Whether playing American old-time music, blues, a Dylan song or his own material, Martin Simpson is unpredictable, individual and a guitarist of immense subtlety.
 “One of the virtuoso instrumentalists of the English music scene” – The Guardian
“Simpson has become a fine interpreter of traditional and other songs, as well as a notable writer of his own.” The Times
Thursday 3rd December
Octagon Unitarian Chapel, Colegate, Norwich
Tickets £15 – musicglue.com
Doors 7pm
01603 508050

Friday 13 November ‘An American in Norwich’ UEA Choir and Symphony Orchestra

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On Friday 13 November, UEA Choir and Symphony Orchestra will be performing a concert of American masterpieces at St Andrew’s Hall, Norwich.

The concert entitled ‘An American in Norwich’, will feature performances of Samuel Barber’s much‑loved choral arrangement of Adagio for Strings, ’Agnus Dei’, Leonard Bernstein’s dark and lyrical film score from ‘On the Waterfront’ and George Gershwin’s powerful tale of love and betrayal, ‘Porgy and Bess’ (concert version arranged by Robert Russell Bennett).

If you are free on Friday (13 November), please come along. Tickets available from just £4!
Please find below further information on the concert: 

An American in Norwich
Friday 13 November 2015
St Andrew’s Hall (St Andrews Plain, Norwich, Norfolk, NR3 1AU)
Concert starts at 7.30pm, doors open at 6.45pm

UEA Choir and Symphony Orchestra

Conductor: Stuart Dunlop and Tom Primrose
Soloists: Maureen Brathwaite (soprano) and Keel Watson (baritone)

Samuel Barber, Agnus Dei
Leonard Bernstein, Symphonic Suite from On the Waterfront
George Gershwin, Porgy and Bess arranged for concert performance by Robert Russell Bennett

Tickets: £4 – £12
Available from:
Online: at Eventbrite http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/an-american-in-norwich-tickets-17952077146?ref=ebtnebtckt

In person or by phone: Prelude Records (01603 628319) and St. George’s Music Shop (01603 626414)

For further information about the concert, please visit www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/events, email musicevents@uea.ac.uk or follow @UEAConcerts on Twitter.

Today’s concert at st Andrew’s Hall , Norwich 7.30pm Norwich Phil play Elgar’s Gerontius

Saturday 7 November 2015, 7.30pm
St. Andrew’s Hall, The Halls, Norwich

Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius  

Norwich Philharmonic Orchestra
Norwich Philharmonic Chorus

David Dunnett conductor
Diana Moore mezzo-soprano, Robert Murray tenor
Adam Green
baritone

Tickets available on the door or from
Box Office Theatre Royal Norwich Tel: 01603 630000
Book online: http://www.theatreroyalnorwich.co.uk
Theatre Street, Norwich, Norfolk NR2 1RL
Also from http://www.norwichphil.ticketsource.co.uk

Season tickets and Friends’ membership offer
attractive discounts on ticket prices.