Photo of Percy Pursglove by Jo Hornsby.
Percy Pursglove. Photo by Jo Hornsby.

Percy Pursglove - Far Reaching Dreams of Mortal Souls

Jazzlines Fellow Showcase

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Friday 17 October, 8pm

CBSO Centre

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Following a year-long Fellowship with Jazzlines, supported by the Jerwood Charitable Foundation, jazz musician and composer Percy Pursglove premieres new work composed for octet and eight voice choir.

His music is based on speeches and associated works of iconic figures throughout history including Darwin, Nelson Mandela, Joan of Ark and Galileo. The music will feature key players in the British jazz scene including Julian Arguelles, Paul Clarvis, Hans Koller, Michael Janisch and Jim Rattigan and the choir will be led by soprano Nadine Mortimer Smith.

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CBSO Centre

  • Berkley Street , Birmingham, B1 2LF, West Midlands

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