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Sussex Ukulele Festival: Richard Durrant & The Burning Deck

10 September 2017 : 7:00 pm

Richard Durrant Ukulele Workshops

The new ukulele concerto by Richard Durrant

Richard Durrant and The Burning Deck perform the long awaited Six Grooves For Ukulele, a new work scored for solo uke, with percussion, piano, bass, string orchestra and audience ukulele players. The Burning Deck, directed by Richard Durrant, features a full string section plus: Chris Brannick and Stephen Hiscock – Percussion Howard beach – Piano and Keys Gareth Hugh Davis – Bass Also featuring Cycling Music and The Girl at The Airport by Richard Durrant. Tickets £18 (seated), Box Office: 01273 464440

You can be a part of it!

Richard will prepare and rehearse a group of audience ukulele players to perform at the premiere on 10th September. Come along to three workshops and be part of the performance Saturday 26 August, 11am, Ukulele Circuit Training (1 hour) Saturday 2 September, 11am, Six Grooves Prep (45mins) Saturday 9 September, 11am, Six Grooves Prep (45mins) Sun 10th September, 5.30pm, Orchestral Rehearsal  (1 hour) Sun 10th September, 7pm, Premiere Cost: £35 per player including your concert ticket + A Six Grooves passport allowing you to perform at other performances (at other venues passport holders might need to buy a ticket) PRS Arts Council England


10 September 2017
7:00 pm


Ropetackle Arts Centre
Shoreham-by-sea, BN43 5EG + Google Map
01273 464440