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Fundraiser for Upper Norwood Library, Sat 23 Feb,7.30pm - LiTTLe MACHi

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#1 charlie

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Posted 22 February 2013 - 03:55 PM

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“The most brilliant music and poetry band I’ve seen in decades.”
Carol Ann Duffy - Poet Laureate

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Poems, classic and obscure, are given a new voice in songs crafted by South London band LiTTLe MACHiNe: Walter Wray, Steve Halliwell and Chris Hardy. Acoustic instruments, strong melodies and watertight harmonies create songs that draw on a thousand years of poetry from the Medieval to the Metaphysicals, the Romantics to the modern. William Carlos Williams, Blake, Shakespeare, Carol Ann Duffy…all get the treatment. Poetry is the best words in the best order and LiTTLe MACHiNe have been just as careful in creating new music that can move the feet for words that move the soul͠.
 
LIBRARY FUNDRAISER
Tickets £5/£3
7 for 7.30pm,
Saturday 23 February

 

Upper Norwood Joint Library
39 - 41 Westow Hill, SE19 1TJ
 
 
We will rock you! Get your ticket NOW to secure a place. Limited number only for one-off fundraising concert with LiTTLe MACHiNe
Tickets still available at the library but best double check
Tel: 020 8670 2551

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Little Machine’s sophisticated way with poetry made me fall in love with old favourites and new ones all over again. They sing, strum, beat, get you tapping your feet, make you laugh and break your heart, every word sung clear as a bell. I swear the Bard himself has joined this band.” 

Gillian Clarke - National Poet of Wales


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Posted 23 February 2013 - 12:29 PM

Bump.

 

There may still be tickets left for this terrific one-off library fundraiser but best check with the library first.

 

TeL: 020 8670 2551


Edited by charlie, 23 February 2013 - 12:33 PM.


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Posted 23 February 2013 - 12:48 PM

Looks like tickets have all gone now although there may be a few on the door. 

 

Do check with the library please.







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