Wed 23 May • Stacey Kent • I Know I Dream

The internationally acclaimed, Grammy-nominated vocalist, Stacey Kent, returns to Dorchester for a very special show, featuring music from her latest album ‘I Know I Dream’ (Sony Music/Okeh).

This beautiful collection of songs, includes American Standards, Bossa Nova classics, Chansons, as well as original songs and reprises of some of Stacey’s most loved repertoire – including numbers co-written by Nobel prizewinner Kazuo Ishiguro, whose songwriting partnership with Stacey has formed an essential plank of her repertoire.

 

Stacey’s international touring schedule keeps her on the road for most of the year, so her return to Dorchester provides a rare opportunity for UK fans see her ‘live’ in concert.

Wednesday 23 May
Dorchester Corn Exchange
8pm (doors & bar 7.30pm)
£23 / £21 members & concessions

Fri 20 July • Courtney Pine and Omar: Black Notes From The Deep

An amazing opportunity to catch British jazz legend Courtney Pine up close and personal as he returns to Dorchester, this time in the company of UK soul star Omar.

The Black Notes From The Deep project, where Courtney returns to the tenor saxophone for the first time in a decade, was launched with a sold out concert at London’s Barbican in March 2017 and was followed by a major UK tour dates and an album of the same name.

Multi-instrumentalist Courtney Pine CBE is a BBC Jazz Awards and MOBO winner and Mercury Music Prize nominee. Omar, best known for the 1992 hit single There’s Nothing Like This, has a truly unique and instantly recognisable “signature” vocal sound and has collaborated with the likes of Stevie Wonder, Erykah Badu, Carleen Anderson and Angie Stone.

Don’t miss this very special concert bringing together two of the UK’s finest jazz and soul talents.

“In a Class of His Own” The Times

“Courtney Pine was one hailed as the saviour of British Jazz…he still is” The Independent 

 “Nothing short of breath-taking” The Telegraph

*Exclusive to members only until midnight 28th March*

Friday 20 July
JAZZ – Corn Exchange
8pm (7.30pm doors and bar)
£25 / £23 members & concessions