After we made our long overdue return to the Amersham Arms in New Cross on the 23 April, for a balmy evening full of Dowland, ditties and drinking songs, we caught up with the audience in the bar who told us what they thought of the night…
We’ll be making a Night Shift announcement next week, so stay tuned…Read More
It’s been just under a week since our mini Night Shift at The Amersham Arms so we thought we’d share some pics from the night with you to refresh your memories.
We returned to the cosy pub on a warm spring evening for an ice-cold beer and some brilliant music, courtesy of our OAE trio: Ken Aiso, Jonathan Rees and David Gordon.Read More
Musical director, composer and presenter James Redwood joins us on 23 April for The Night Shift at The Amersham Arms.
Here’s what he had to say when given our speed interview.
On 23 April, the OAE return to the warm ambience of The Amersham Arms for another pub edition of The Night Shift. We’ll be crushing the rules of classical music like a handful of crisps for a classical event where audiences can drink, chat and clap when they want.
Featuring baroque A-Listers Handel, Purcell and Biber, it’s a rare opportunity to hear some of the world’s greatest composers, played by top performers, in a relaxed pub atmosphere. Presented by James Redwood, our musicians will also be improvising a new piece inspired by the music of the evening. There’ll even be a few drinking songs to finish the night off. Watch the trailer above for a taster of what the night will involve…
For full information and booking, click here.Read More