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Swindon Recital Series

Swindon Recital Series

Journey to 1930s Paris: Where Music Meets Art in a Symphony of Creativity

Event Details

Date: 6th April 2024 
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: Swindon Arts Centre
Address: Devizes Road, Swindon, SN1 4BJ

Description

Experience the captivating allure of 1930s Paris with an enchanting evening of saxophone and piano melodies at the Arts Centre on Saturday, 6th April 2024, starting at 7:30 pm.

Join Sarah Markham on saxophone and Paul Turner on piano as they transport you to the bustling streets of Montparnasse, where Marcel Mule, Paule Maurice, and Pierre Lantier once found inspiration for their timeless compositions. Picture yourself amidst the vibrant café culture of the era, where the likes of Claude Delvincourt and other influential figures converged to shape the artistic landscape of the time.

Immerse yourself in a rich tapestry of music, ranging from the formal compositions of Darius Milhaud, Jacques Ibert, Claude Delvincourt, and Paule Maurice to the spontaneous rhythms of jazz, French chanson, and tango. Experience firsthand the harmonious fusion of artistic expression, intellectual discourse, and creative fervor that defined this remarkable period in history.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to step back in time and rediscover the magic of 1930s Paris through the power of music.

Ticket Prices

From £3 each

Event Venue

Swindon Arts Centre

Devizes Road, Swindon, SN1 4BJ
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