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Penguin Cafe

Rescheduled
Arthur Jeffes standing with a walking stick and holding a fake penguin head on his shoulder

This concert has been rescheduled for Thursday 10 June 2021.

Avant-pop from musician, composer, and producer Arthur Jeffes and his Penguin Cafe ensemble, performing music from their Handfuls of Night record and back catalogue. Combining folk, classical, and minimalism in a style distinctive to the Penguin Cafe Orchestra, Arthur Jeffes and his cohorts craft a vivid series of panoramic sonic landscapes, as rich in cerebral poignancy as they are in emotional depth.

Following in his father Simon Jeffes’ footsteps, and performing music from both the Penguin Cafe Orchestra repertoire alongside the new Penguin Cafe material, this talented array of musicians make use of a variety of instrumentation: gut-stringed violins, viola, cello, bass, percussion, upright and grand pianos, synthesiser, harmonium and more – to bring an effervescent and thoughtful sound.

Tagged with: Contemporary music

Produced by Senbla

 

This event will start at the advertised start time and running times will be confirmed closer to the event.

*Excludes £3 booking fee
Rescheduled

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