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Previous concerts have featured firstly Stan Tracey performing his own composition Under Milk Wood, followed by John Taylor & Gwilym Simcock, Acoustic Triangle, Cleo Laine, Acker Bilk, John Williams & John Etheridge, Claire Martin & Sir Richard Rodney Bennett, the 16 piece All-Star Goodmen Orchestra led by Pete Long, also featuring vocalist Joan Viskant, with their recreation of the music from Benny Goodman’s famous 1938 Carnegie Hall concert, Stacey Kent and the most recent concert in November 2015 by the Big Chris Barber Band.
This year's concert takes place on the evening of Saturday 5th November at 7.30pm, when the internationally acclaimed pianist, jazz singer and songwriter Joe Stilgoe and his trio will present iconic music from the movies. Joining Joe on stage, as host for the evening, will be jazz enthusiast and television presenter Sir Michael Parkinson.
Tickets, which must be purchased direct from The Menuhin Hall, go on sale from 10.00 am Tuesday 30th August. For online booking please go to their website www.yehudimenuhinschool.co.uk or telephone the Menuhun box office on 08700 842020. Do book early to avoid any disappointment, as demand for tickets is expected to be high.