Simon Tedeschi presents 'The World Of Gershwin' @ Camelot Lounge
at Camelot Lounge
Thursday, 15 February 2018 Doors 7:00 PM Show 8:00 PM + Add to calendar15/02/2018 19:0015/02/2018 20:00Australia/SydneySimon Tedeschi presents 'The World Of Gershwin' @ Camelot LoungeSimon Tedeschi presents 'The World Of Gershwin' @ Camelot Lounge Thursday, 15 February 2018 Doors 7:00 PM Show 8:00 PM (AUS Eastern Standard Time) Organiser Camelot Lounge 0295503777 email@example.com Address Camelot Lounge 19 Marrickville Road Marrickville NSW 2204 Australia Event web page: https://www.stickytickets.com.au/56299/simon_tedeschi_presents_the_world_of_gershwin_%40_camelot_lounge.aspxCamelot Lounge
19 Marrickville Road
Marrickville NSW 2204
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$30+bf pre, $40 door | 7pm doors, 8pm show
Table bookings for groups of 8 or more only – email us for table reservations AFTER you have prebooked…
Delicious food (including pizza!) available. Fully licensed – NO BYO
Please book carefully – as no refunds, credits or exchanges on tix!
All ages welcome (but under 18′s must be accompanied by an adult)
After a run of sold out shows last year, THE WORLD OF GERSHWIN performed by Australia’s renowned virtuoso SIMON TEDESCHI is coming back to Camelot!
Tedeschi captures the Gershwin repertoire perfectly; with passionate, vivacious performances that are bursting with life and romance. Harmonica legend Larry Adler (who performed with Gershwin himself) said of him: ‘I just wish Gershwin were here – [Simon is] the best exponent of his music I have ever seen.’ The concert will feature classic Gershwin compositions such as Summertime, 3 preludes, I got rhythm, as well as a beautiful solo piano version of Rhapsody in Blue, alongside some less familiar but certain-to-become-favourite numbers revealing Gershwin’s extraordinary versatility and creativity, and his unfailing ability to delight. And...as a very special treat, Simon will also perform a couple of his favourite classical pieces!!
“A warmness, and at times an irresistible groove, instils it with a playful energy...Tedeschi inhabits each sound world perfectly, and shades the transitions flawlessly and with great sensitivity.” (Limelight Magazine, 2014)
“Tedeschi is eminently suited to mine the rich variety that is the Gershwin heritage...Tedeschi can dive and dive deeply he does, with a pulsating delivery” (The NewYorkCity Jazz Record 2014).
“It’s in the solo works that Tedeschi’s art is best savoured, and nowhere more so than in the solo version of Rhapsody in Blue. Here, Tedeschi...really soars” (Limelight Magazine, 2014)
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