James Taylor Quartet + Naomi Suzuki

James Taylor Quartet + Naomi Suzuki with Mari Natsuki

UK-JAPAN Bridge Together

Tuesday 1 October 2019, 19:00

Past Event
James Taylor Quartet + Naomi Suzuki with Mari Natsuki Past Event


James Taylor Quartet:
James Taylor
 Hammond organ
Mark Cox
Andrew McKinney
Pat Illingworth
Ralph Wyld
Nick Smart
Gareth Lockrane

Naomi Suzuki vocals, producer
Mari Natsuki special guest vocalist
Michiyo Kagami Japanese traditional Daikagura performer
Yuriko Kotani comedian (opening act)

Japanese pop with a UK jazz-funk twist performed by the critically acclaimed James Taylor Quartet and UK-based singer Naomi Suzuki. The evening celebrates the Japan-UK Year of Culture with the Bridge Together Project – presenting much-loved J-pop classics specially re-arranged for an incredible night highlighting a shared love of great music and connections between the two cultures.

Special guest stars make this concert an unmissable experience. Yuriko Kotani, the BBC New Comedy Award-winning comedian, opens the event and superstar actress and singer Mari Natsuki is travelling from Japan especially to give an exclusive performance. There will also be a traditional Daikagura routine by Michiyo Kagami – a unique combination of talents!

In partnership with The Japan Foundation.

Duration: approx. 2½ hours (incl. interval)

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Concessions: £2 off (not available online)

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