Hull City Council
Hull City Council
Sinfonia UK

David Braid in Concert with the Sinfonia UK Collective

Two-time Juno Award winner David Braid presents music from his latest collaboration with the Sinfonia UK Collective, one of the UK's freshest and most innovative ensembles. Whether you are a lover of jazz or classical music, Braid's work will take you on a unique and fascinating musical journey that will captivate, touch and thrill in equal measure. The programme will also include Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue.

David Braid

Concert Tour

UK

Wednesday 15 July
7.30pm
Priory Place Methodist Church, Doncaster, UK

Tickets £15(free to under 19s)
Available in advance or on the door.
For advance tickets/reservations contact: s.kitchen@hull.ac.uk 01482 465631

Friday 17 July
7.30pm
Concert Room, St George's Hall Liverpool, UK

Tickets available from Ticket Quarter
(free to under 19s)

Monday 20 July
7.30pm
Chapel of St Martin's, Lancaster Campus, University of Cumbria, UK

Tickets £15 (free to under 19s)
Available in advance or on the door.
For advance tickets/reservations contact: s.kitchen@hull.ac.uk 01482 465631

Tuesday 21 July
7.30pm
The Atkinson, Southport, UK

Tickets available from The Atkinson
(free to under 19s)

Canada

Sunday 26 July
7.30pm
Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, CA

Ticket information will be released soon.

Monday 27 July
10.00pm
St Brigid's Centre for Performing Arts, Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Ticket information will be released soon.

Wednesday 29 July
7.30pm
Hamilton Conservatory for the Arts, CA

Ticket information will be released soon.

Thursday 30 July
8.00pm
The Jazz Room, Waterloo, Ontario, CA

Ticket information will be released soon.

Friday 31 July
Aeolian Theatre, London, Ontario, CA
Time tbc

Ticket information will be released soon.

Monday 2 August
Stockey Centre, Parry Sound, Ontario, CA
2.45pm

Ticket information will be released soon.

Programme

CHAUVET (Braid)
SPIRIT DANCE (Braid)
RED HERO CANTATA (Braid)

RESOLUTE BAY (Braid)
SEMI (Braid)
RHAPSODY IN BLUE (arr. Braid)

Lee Tsang, conductor
Steven Wilkie, orchestra leader
David Braid, piano

Demonstration events for schools (UK)
The David Braid Collaborations and the Democratic Authorship Project

This is a truly inspirational event and a fantastic opportunity to learn from one of the world's most respected musicians. As well as experiencing some great music, pupils get the chance to gain greater understanding about the idea of democratic authorship, to ask David questions about his music and his career, as well as to reflect on aspects of UK-Canadian geography, history, cultural diversity and musical communication of ideas. These interactive demonstration events for schools, feature the Sinfonia UK Collective performing with two-time Juno-award winner David Braid in a programme that includes his latest crossover jazz-classical works and Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue.

Pupils/schools interested in attending one of these daytime interactive demonstration events should get in touch with l.tsang@hull.ac.uk, tel: 01482 465019.

Any pupils/schools wishing to attend the evening concerts should book tickets via l.tsang@hull.ac.uk, tel: 01482 465019.

All demonstration events are double sessions and take place 12.00-1.00pm and 2.00-3.00pm at the following venues:

Tuesday 14 July, Albemarle Music Centre, Hull, UK

Wednesday 15 July, Priory Place Methodist Church, Doncaster, UK

Friday 17 July, Concert Room, St George's Hall Liverpool, UK

Monday 20 July, Chapel of St Martin's, Lancaster Campus, University of Cumbria, UK

Tuesday 21 July, The Atkinson, Southport, UK

We are updating our website. In the meantime, if you would like more information, please contact l.tsang@hull.ac.uk