An epic evening of Gershwin’s timeless hits arranged by Troy Miller, performed by the Philharmonia Orchestra, Mercury Prize-nominated singer Laura Mvula and Olivier Award nominee Shaun Escoffery.
With the soulful, elegant voices of Mvula and Escoffery, composer and producer Troy Miller presents spectacular new treatments of unforgettable classics including Fascinating rhythm; I Got Rhythm; Someone to Watch Over Me; A Foggy Day in London Town; Embraceable You; Summertime; But not for me; Catfish Row; Lullaby for strings…
Miller’s reimagining of Gershwin’s work has previously been presented by London Symphony Orchestra, the Philharmonia Orchestra and many more. Miller has toured with artists including Amy Winehouse, Chaka Khan, Roy Ayers, Laura Mvula and Gregory Porter, and has produced music for Ayers, Mvula, and Porter.
Shaun Escoffery who, as well as releasing five albums, has played Mufasa in the West End musical The Lion King since 2008 – the longest a West End actor has played a single part continuously.
Troy Miller’s Gershwin Reimagined is on at Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, SE1 8XX. Time: 10th February 7.30pm. Admission: £35 – £55.