Simon Mayor and Hilary James
A Riot of Music and Humour
From Classic FM to The Simpsons, USA TV!
One of the world's leading mandolin virtuosos, Simon Mayor's many faceted career includes his own series on BBC Radio 2, an album in the Classic FM Top Ten chart and causing mayhem at a Canadian humour festival. His first anthology of poems, limericks and anecdotes, Of Death and a Banana Skin. Illustrations and augmented reality animations are by Hilary James.
'One of Britain's finest voices' BBC Radio 4
With a top ten album of the year in The Sunday Times, Radio 2 playlisting and a voice that easily crosses the great musical divides from folksong to blues, Irving Berlin and Berlioz, Hilary James has travelled the globe from Los Angeles to Singapore. She's illustrated a variety of CDs and books for both children and adults. A fine guitarist she is also famed for an unusual taste in bass instruments, including her amazing bass mandolin. Have mandobass will travel!
'Virtuoso mandolin, elegant vocals, guitar and fiddle wizardry, and a stage show that ranges from witty to hilarious. Expect anything from a Vivaldi concerto, trad folk, jazz standards, Celtic, ragtime, blues and, of course, that song about the parrot!' (Ents24)
Tickets cost Adults £15, Concessions £13 all children under 14 FREE with full paying adult, additional children £5.