I’ve Got You Under My Skin
That Ole Devil Called Love
When I Fall In Love
Let’s Face the Music and Dance
Chestnuts Roasting (The Christmas Song)
I’ll Be Home for Christmas
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
…and many more
Down for the Count Concert Orchestra
feat City String Ensemble
Mike Paul-Smith conductor
The Down for the Count Concert Orchestra presents a socially-distanced performance featuring the music of Frank Sinatra, Billie Holiday, Nat ‘King’ Cole, Ella Fitzgerald, and many more in a luscious 27-piece orchestral setting evoking the sounds of the great Hollywood recordings.
Expect to hear faithful recreations of the best music of the swing era, including I’ve Got You Under My Skin, That Ole Devil Called Love and Let’s Face the Music and Dance. All alongside original arrangements of jazz standards written by the Orchestra’s principal conductor Mike Paul-Smith, including When I Fall In Love and The Christmas Song (Chesnuts Roasting).
“One hellova celebration of swing music”
“A breath of fresh air on the swing scene.”
Duration: 90 mins (no interval)
Down for the Count
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