Jacqui Dankworth & Charlie Wood

Jacqui Dankworth & Charlie Wood

Saturday, 8th December 2018

Doors Open: 7.30pm   Show Starts at: 8.00pm

Prices: In Advance £19.00   On the door £21.00  

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The award-winning vocalist Jacqui Dankworth is joined onstage by her husband, acclaimed American pianist-vocalist, Charlie Wood, for a unique concert of duet arrangements celebrating a century of song.

Inspired by some of the great musical partnerships such as Ray Charles & Betty Carter, Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington & Billy Strayhorn, George & Ira Gershwin, Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway and James Taylor & Carole King, this concert features numbers including Alone Together, Autumn In New York, It Don’t Mean A Thing, A Foggy Day and You’ve Got a Friend.

The daughter of Dame Cleo Laine and the late Sir John Dankworth, Jacqui is one of the most highly regarded vocalists in the UK and has worked with the likes of Courtney Pine, Paloma Faith and Chick Corea. Born in Memphis, Tennessee, Charlie is an acclaimed singer-songwriter incorporating jazz, blues, R&B and popular music.

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