Newry Musical Society presents The Great American Songbook

Newry Times News Posted by
info@newrytimes.com
Tuesday, October 15th, 2013
Community, What's On

Following the success of last year’s Italian Night, Newry Musical Society will this year present “The Great American Songbook” – a cabaret style concert sandwiched between an American-themed meal.

The event will be held on Friday 18th October in the Renaissance Suite, Bellinis, Newry.

Sometimes referred to as America’s own classical music, the Songbook expresses the style, glitz and ritz of America in the first half of the Twentieth Century.

Featuring music by Irving Berlin, George and Ira Gershwin, Cole Porter and Duke Ellington and popular songs like I Got Rhythm, Puttin’ On The Ritz, Boogie-Woogie Bugle Boy Of Company B and Every Time We Say Goodbye.

The concert will feature a first rate cast of singers as solos, duets, trios and, of course, a lively chorus to present the melodies, rhythms and shimmering excitement of these immortal melodies.

The evening will be split into two 40 minute performances with a beautiful 3 course meal between acts. The delicious menu, specially created for the occasion by Bellinis’ staff, includes a number of American style options such as shrimp Waldorf salad, roast beef and horseradish sauce and choc chip cookies and ice-cream.

Tickets are priced at only £25 per person. Tickets available by calling 07707 072010 after 6.30pm or through any member of the society.


Would you like to advertise your business on Newry Times and reach thousands of people every day? Contact the Newry Times office on 028 4062 6520 or email Paul: editor@newrytimes.com

Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Comments are closed



























Find us on Facebook

This website does not share personal information with third parties nor do we store any information about your visit other than to analyze and optimize your content and reading experience through the use of cookies. You can turn off the use of cookies at anytime by changing your specific browser settings.

We are not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without our permission. This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on 16/01/2017. If you have any questions feel free to contact Newry Times by emailing editor@newrytimes.com

Log in