Newbury Spring Festival
Supported by: Friends of Newbury Spring Festival

Corn Exchange

BBC Big Band

The Sound of Cinema

Saturday 11th May

Corn Exchange, Newbury RG14 5BD
7.30pm (ends approx 9.30pm)





Barry Forgie conductor
Emer McParland vocalist


Inspired by some of the greatest film sound-tracks of all time, the internationally renowned BBC Big Band and conductor Barry Forgie celebrate The Sound of Cinema.


Featuring music and themes from films such as: ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’, ‘Meet Me in St Louis’ and ‘James Bond’ – all performed in the BBC Big Band’s own inimitable style.


The band will also be joined by special guest vocalist, Emer McParland, performing songs made famous by the leading ladies of film music, including Judy Garland, Shirley Bassey and Marilyn Monroe. A not to be missed evening for both music and movie fans of all ages.


"A wonderful band!" Tony Bennett



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