Joe Stilgoe & his Mighty Big Band

Wednesday December 12

Joe Stilgoe & his Mighty Big Band

Join internationally acclaimed singer, pianist and songwriter Joe Stilgoe and his Mighty Big Band at The Apex Bury St Edmunds for this unique one night only concert.

Joe Stilgoe is an internationally acclaimed singer, pianist and songwriter with a rich musical heritage (his father is lyricist and entertainer Richard; his mother the opera singer Annabel Hunt).

Joe has toured all around the world with his band and as a solo act, having appeared in jazz clubs from New York to Berlin to Kuala Lumpur, including sell-out runs at legendary London venue Ronnie Scott's and The Other Palace with Claire Martin and this year the closing night’s EFG London Jazz Festival Concert in  November at the legendary St. John’s Smith Square venue.

He has appeared as featured soloist with orchestras, including the BBC Concert Orchestra, John Wilson Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, Northern Sinfonia, Lahti Symphony, and the RTE Orchestra in Dublin.

Joe will play classics from the likes of Cole Porter and Louis Prima, plus hits from his five critically lauded albums, three of which have topped the UK Jazz Chart. 

Expect a mixture of virtuosic musicianship, breathtaking theatricality and interaction with the audience, combining on the spot improvisation and the quickest of wits.

 

Musical virtuosity with a swashbuckling stage presence’ – The Guardian

Performance starts 7.30pm

Tickets £25