Led by renowned violinist Andrew Bernardi, artistic director of the critically acclaimed festival, the programme kicks off with a collaboration between maestros and young talents, presenting works by Vivaldi, Brahms, Bartok, Mozart and Piazzolla in the first session, followed by a fantastic showcase featuring emerging classical stars in the second session.
Shipley Arts Festival is one of the most inclusive and diverse music festivals in the UK founded by Andrew Bernardi, who is in demand as one of the UK's most successful and versatile violinists performing annually in concerts at the Royal Albert Hall, Barbican, and more.
Trending world-jazz by 2017 Montreux Jazz Festival ‘Audience Choice Award’ winner – Freshly returning from a sensational performance at the Hong Kong International Jazz Festival, Talie Monin and company play an eclectic blend of contemporary styles and offers a glimpse of their ‘Sizwe!’ project, named after the Zulu word for ‘nations’. Performed in her native Zulu, English and Portuguese, Talie extends her heart and soul to touch listeners with her gentle yet dynamic performances.
Time: 2019-10-19 | 15:00 - 16:15
Venue: Big Steps, 2F
Our heart goes where the sound travels – The well-toured Symbiosis Strings are versatile musicians and world travellers. After gigs in Europe, North and South America, the duo, featuring Orlando Bonzi and Yanice Tsang Bonzi will perform with a new sound based upon jazz, blues, pop and latin, touching beautiful souls with cool vibes and easy-listening tunes.
Time: 2019-10-19 | 16:45 - 18:00
Venue: Big Steps, 2F
Tap it up – Ready to jazz the afternoon away and tap your feet to the beat of the acclaimed jazz band Patrick Lui Trio along with the MOVIN’ GRID tap dancers? Join us in this multisensory journey!
Time: 2019-11-03 | 16:30 - 17:45
Venue:Bohemian Lawn, 7F
HK Premiere: a mission inspired by Polish mountain folk spreading awareness of Mother Earth – Senivoda, a Melbourne-based revolutionary, progressive world music ensemble creating psychedelic world music, fusion of jazz, soul and prog rock, will share their latest album Dream & Water. The 8-piece band inspires their audiences to connect with the body and to dance in an extraordinary ‘Senivoda Live Experience’.
Time: 2019-11-03 | 15:00 - 16:15
Venue: Sunken Plaza, G/F