Marsden Jazz Festival
2018
12th-14th
October
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Jonny Mansfield's Elftet: On Marsden Moor

Full Price : £14

Age 17-29: £7

16 and under: £1

When : Sat 13th Oct at 5:30pm (Ends - 7:00pm)

Where : The Mechanics Hall

Category : Ticketed, Available, Headliners

Description

Jonny Mansfield’s Elftet was formed in 2015 and has performed around the UK and been broadcast on BBC Radio 3. Their sound comes from a mutual admiration between the band, creating endless new approaches and a wide palette of textures and colours, from traditional four horn writing to more contemporary classical music with the use of strings and vibraphone.

On Marsden Moor is a brand new suite commissioned by Marsden Jazz Festival that sets five different poems by Marsden-born poet Simon Armitage in a combination of song form and spoken word. The instrumental parts combine to create new textures to complement and contrast with the poems.

Sponsor:Michael Rath Trombones

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