A Bigger Show uses the image of the fairground to examine, with irony, humour and high drama, the lot of humankind in the age of the World Wide Web
Mike’s score for his 22-piece ensemble involves voices, acoustic brass and saxophones, electronics and double rhythm section. Vocalists Kate Westbrook, Martine Waltier and Billy Bottle are joined by an impressive array of musicians from the worlds of Jazz, Classical, Pop and Rock Music in a new kind of Big Band…The Uncommon Orchestra. Lyrics - Kate Westbrook Music - Mike Westbrook The Uncommon Orchestra Kate Westbrook and Martine Waltier - Vocals Billy Bottle - Vocal & Bass Guitar Roz Harding, Sarah Dean, Alan Wakeman, Pete Whyman and Ian Wellens - Saxophones Jon Scott and Sam Massey - Trumpets Dave Holdsworth - Pocket Trumpet and Sousaphone Stewart Stunell and Joe Carnell - Trombones Jesse Molins and Matt North - Guitars Marcus Vergette - Bass Coach York Theo Goss - Drums Tim Goodwin - Actor Mike Westbrook - Piano Supported by Airshaft Trust Starts: 7.30pm Tickets: £18, Under 25's £5 Venue: The Apex, Bury St Edmunds This event is promoted by The Apex.
A pledge to life, love and the future. The show must go on, bigger, better, for ever…
Andy Robson, Jazzwise
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