An Evening with Rick Wakeman

Thu 15 Aug 7:30pm

From £7.50 to £30.00

Snape Maltings Concert Hall

Part of Snape Proms

Thursday 15 August 2019 - 7.30pm

Keyboardist, raconteur and ‘Grumpy Old Man’

Tickets on sale from 14 May. Priority booking for Annual Donors from 9 April, Friends from Tuesday 23 April, and Advanced Booking List from Tuesday 7 May. Find out more about joining us for priority booking

More than 40 years after he first performed at Snape Maltings, keyboard wizard Rick Wakeman returns with an intimate evening of piano performances and ‘one-sided’ anecdotal conversation.

He plays music that he has been involved with during his 50-year career, including pieces from his last two albums, Piano Odyssey and Piano Portraits, which were both top-10 chart successes. He also intersperses the performance with variations of songs he loves, from The Beatles to David Bowie. You might find some affectionate musical caricatures in the mix as well.

One of music’s great entertainers, Wakeman intersperses the music with stories and memories from a life filled with humour and a (well-disguised) admiration for his fellow humans.

Venue Address:

Snape Maltings Concert Hall
Snape, Suffolk, IP17 1SP