While Fordante were in concert in Leicestershire, one of our tracks, ‘Lament’ from the album The Arrival, was being played on BBC Introducing last Saturday night. Described as “Just simply beautiful”, “So imaginative”, “Blown away” and “Love it! Love it!”
Many thanks to those at Fordante’s opening concert at St Michael’s Church, Kirk Langley, last night. Always good to hear audience response particularly to a new show. Fordante’s Arts Council England supported tour ‘From Puccini tot the Movies’ continues this Friday 27th January at Old Dalby, Leicestershire. More information can be found here.
Friday 20th January 8pm will see Fordante start their 2017 tour “From Puccini to the Movies and more” with a return concert to St Michael’s Church at Kirk Langley in Derbyshire. Described as ‘Film Music Cinema’ meets ‘Italian Piazza’ with a taste of ‘Last Night of the Proms’ promises an enjoyable evening…
Fordante’s 2017 tour dates have been released with 20 concerts announced so far in what promises to be their most spectacular show to date, titled “From Puccini to the Movies and more…“. Supported by Arts Council England, the award winning ensemble will be performing a repertoire that includes works by composers Puccini, Ravel and Strauss along with Music from the Movies plus a mix of Fordante’s own Worldly and Celtic inspired music.
Concert program includes:-
Bolero Sleeping Beauty Waltz Orpheus Of The Underworld (“The Can Can”) Skater’s Waltz Roses From The South O Mio Babbino Caro Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana
Find out more about the dates in their new tour on the concerts page.
After last nights concert at Halton Church, Fordante are now heading back south and tonight will be in concert at Neston Library on the Wirral in our last concert on our mini-tour of North West in partnership with Cheshire Rural Touring and SpotOn Lancashire.
Many thanks for the warm reception at Bickerton last night through Cheshire Rural Touring. Tonight Fordante move further up north to Burnley Mechanics in Burley in partnership with SpotOn Lancashire Rural Touring.
The first four concerts in what will turn into a busy schedule have just been added to the Fordante concerts page (further dates to be announced soon).
In partnership with Spot On Lancashire and Cheshire Rural Touring Association, Fordante are performing their show “From Strauss to the Movies and more…” at four venues in the North West, a region which have not yet seen Fordante before. The concert will include a mix of popular classics, music from film soundtracks and some of their own enchanting and mesmerising originals.