Special Event – David Braid and the Sinfonia UK Collective
July 30, 2015 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
$25 General Admission
This special event is not included in your Jazz Room Pass
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.
Originally founded by Lee Tsang in 2004, the Sinfonia UK Collective now has a reputation as one of the UK’s freshest, most innovative ensembles. It provides a platform for pioneering new work, champions unusual and appealing historically significant repertoire and creates a dedicated outlet for musical artworks informed by research. Led by one of the country’s leading violinists and with a membership drawn from across the UK, it operates on an increasingly international touring basis and raises cultural awareness amongst universities, schools, colleges and academies.
David Braid and Sinfonia UK play Chauvet