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Joe Stilgoe Big Band

Big band classics and original songs

Wednesday 23 August

From £6.50 to £25.00

Snape Maltings Concert Hall

Part of the Snape Proms season

Wednesday 23 August 2017 - 7.30pm

Singer, pianist, songwriter and arranger, the versatile and gifted Joe Stilgoe is a huge talent. A familiar surname, he performs familiar music with a quick and amiable wit and endearing charm. Leading his own big band, he delights in taking the music that inspired him from over half a century ago and refashioning it for a new audience. Along with generous hints of retro in his pitch-perfect renditions of the jazz age classics comes a scattering of original songs – beautifully-crafted gems with melodies that catch the ear and lyrics that live long in the memory. A very modern nostalgia…

'A very British Harry Connick Jr'

The Sunday Times