Mike Lovatt visits Barnsley: Showcase Performance
DateMon 10 Jun
VenueThe Civic - Assembly Room (Unallocated)
‘Showcase Performance’ will feature Trumpet star Mike Lovatt, young musicians and soloists from Civic Fusion, and special guests Take 2 Big Band.
Mike studied at Trinity College of Music London and was awarded the Jon Kelly Jazz Scholarship, before going on to be a featured soloist of the Glenn Miller Orchestra UK for seven years. Since then he has performed and recorded a wide range of musical styles with many varied orchestras, ensembles, artists and groups. These include Robbie Williams, Eric Clapton, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Michel Le Grand, Tony Bennett, Welsh National Opera Orchestra, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, The Royal Ballet Sinfonia, The Halle Orchestra, The BBC Symphony Orchestra, Hans Zimmer, The Northern Sinfonia, The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, and the BBC Big Band.
He has been a principal trumpet player in many London West End musical productions including Jesus Christ Superstar, Saturday Night Fever and My Fair Lady. He currently plays in the West End production of Sister Act at the London Palladium. Mike also plays lead trumpet in the Grammy nominated John Wilson Orchestra, Back to Basie Big Band and The Jay Craig Orchestra.
Please note, tickets purchased seven days in advance can be posted to you, but may incur a small fee. Alternatively tickets can be collected from the Box Office during opening hours or prior to the event or performance.