PREVIEW: Gershwin Reimagined, Royal Festival Hall

The Royal Festival Hall will present an evening filled with classic  Gershwin songs performed by Shaun Escoffery and Laura Mvula.  Taking place on the 10th February, this one off concert will see Olivier Award-nominated Shaun Escoffery (currently playing Mufasa in West End musical The Lion King), Mercury award-nominated Laura Mvula and the Philharmonia Orchestra performing a number of Gershwin classics. Songs such as ‘Embraceable You’, ‘Summertime’ and ‘I Got Rhythm’ have been arranged by… Read More

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Review Round Up… The Dreaming Room by Laura Mvula

Laura Mvula returns with a brand new album titled The Dreaming Room – but what have music critics been saying about it?  The Guardian: **** Alexis Petridis wrote: “however winding their routes, the melodies are almost always beautiful; however much the musical scenery shifts, it is always striking.” Evening Standard: **** John Aizlewood commented that:… Read More