Longbridge Deverill hall
Deverills performing arts
– an inspiring mix of music and drama in intimate rural settings
Longbridge Deverill church
Kingston Deverill church
The end of A Midsummer Night’s Dream sees the four lovers all paired off nicely. One for you, one for you, one for you and one for you. Simple. Or is it?
Internationally renowned, the multi-talented a cappella quintet have been widely praised for their engaging and entertaining performances. With a repertoire ranging from retro jazz, pop and classical they are at home on the concert platform, at festivals, and in more intimate settings. Theirs is a pure, beautiful harmony.
'A stunning, beautiful sound'
BBC Radio 2
Guitarist/songwriter Mark Nevin formed Fairground Attraction in the late 80s with Scottish singer Eddi Reader, writing most of their double platinum album The First of a Million Kisses, winning best single, Perfect.
He went on to collaborate as co-writer to Morrissey, Kirsty MacColl and Lloyd Cole.
Mark's band features his fellow Fairground Attraction band-mates, Roger Beaujolais, Simon Edwards and Richard Marcangelo.
Classically trained but inspired by Herbie Hancock, Jason has worked with such artists as Sting, Peter Gabriel, Phil Collins, Pee Wee Ellis, Joss Stone, Madeleine Peyroux and Manu Katché. One of the most inventive pianists in the UK, Jason's new solo album Held is receiving massive critical acclaim.
Jason will be playing tracks from Held and some of his previous work.
'He’s probably the most gifted and fluent pianist to have emerged in Britain since Django Bates'
Guy Johnston is one of the most exciting and versatile British cellists of his generation. He achieved important early successes including becoming BBC Young Musician of 2000 and receiving a Classical Brit Award at the Royal Albert Hall.
Kingston Deverill church
Tom Poster is internationally recognised as a pianist of outstanding artistry, equally in demand as soloist and chamber musician across an unusually extensive repertoire.
Why not book a meal before the show?
A cappella quintet
Former Fairground Attraction
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