Willard White with Counterpoise

Willard White with Counterpoise





Thursday 28 July, 2016

St Mary's Church Petworth GU28 0AD

7.30pm ends approx 9.30pm

Adult: £25, £15, £7.50 | Eighteen & under : £5 or FREE in adult £7.50 seats)

Sir Willard White - bass/baritone

Alexandra Wood - violin

Deborah Calland - trumpet

Kyle Horch - saxophone

Iain Farrington - piano

The remarkable bass-baritone Sir Willard White joins us for a programme in tandem with the highly acclaimed ensemble Counterpoise (led by Petworth regular, violinist Alexandra Wood) to present an evening of music and dance evoking the passions and sensual allure of song and dance across the Americas. Highlights include favourites by Gershwin, Dizzy Gillespie and the master of the tango, Astor Piazzolla.

Britten - Cabaret Suite

Copland - Old American Songs

Dizzy Gillespie - Lights and Shadows

Gershwin - Songs and instrumental items,arr. Farrington

Brian - Suite Americaine

Noel Coward - Señorita Nina from Argentina

Gade - Jealousy

Piazzolla - Oblivion,

Tango-etude for solo violin

Devil Suite

Generously supported by Lewis Golden