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EFG London Jazz Festival - Guy Barker's Guitar and Clarinet Concerto at Cadogan Hall

Posted by Ticketmaster on August 4, 2022


Cadogan Hall
5 Sloane Terrace
020 7730 4500


Thu, November 17, 2022

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With Southbank Sinfonia, Eugene Pao and Giacomo Smith. EFG London Jazz Festival is premiering two new works from composer, arranger and conductor Guy Barker. Conducting the 46 piece Southbank Sinfonia and a jazz rhythm section, he will be joined by Hong Kong's most recognised jazz musician, guitarist Eugene Pao, on the soloist seat. The piece is a collaboration between Guy and Eugene who have a friendship that goes back to 1989. Guy Barker takes inspiration from Eugene Pao's music in this new orchestral suite , reconstructing Pao's compositions to create a new work for a large orchestra. Also being premiered this night will be Guy Barker's new Clarinet Concerto, written for and performed by clarinettist Giacomo Smith...

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