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image for Music item typeLegend of a Band at Civic and Cramphorn Theatres

Music, Sat 27 Jan 2018

Legend of a Band

Legend of a Band

Contact

Civic and Cramphorn Theatres

01245 606505

Address

Civic Theatre,
Fairfield Road,
Chelmsford,
Essex,
CM1 1JG

Details

Drummer Gordy Marshall played with The Moody Blues for over 25 years. He is joined by legendary performers drawn from a pool of equally-talented artists that includes: current 10cc lead singer Mick Wilson, Leona Lewis and Westlife guitarist Tim Maple, James Blunt and Joss Stone bass player Malcolm Moore, flautist/singer/saxophonist/keyboard player Lindsay Goodhand, Strictly Come Dancing vocalist Patrick Smyth and skilled musician and songwriter, including composing the Loose Women theme tune no less, Patrick Duffin.

It’s a chance to experience impeccable performances of classic Moody Blues hits including Nights in White Satin, Go Now, Tuesday Afternoon, Legend of a Mind (Timothy Leary’s Dead), I Know You’re Out There Somewhere, Question, Isn’t Life Strange – plus Forever Autumn and a show-stealing rendition of Eve of the War from Jeff Wayne’s The War of the Worlds.

The evening is an intriguing insight into the 'Kings of the Concept Album' – the Moody Blues. Relive classic, million-selling albums Days of Future Passed, In Search of the Lost Chord, On the Threshold of a Dream, To Our Children’s Children and more.

Gordy has played drums for the Moodies on arena shows all over the world, including the Hollywood Bowl, Wembley Arena, The O2 Arena and The Royal Albert Hall, his most recent performance being at the Glastonbury Festival,

Mick’s incredible vocals have also featured with likes of Lionel Richie, Kylie Minogue and Smokey Robinson. Tim’s credits include Westlife, Boyzone, Leona Lewis, Olly Murs, Emma Bunton, Ronan Keating, Beverly Knight. Malcolm, as well as recording hits with the likes of One Direction and Alison Moyet, is a mainstay of many West End shows including Mama Mia, Rent and The Lion King. He has also toured with Westlife, Lulu and X-Factor Live, and acted as Musical Director for Natalie Imbruglia.

Prepare for an intimate evening of sensational musicianship and iconic songs that define a generation.

Baby changing facilitiesCredit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled toiletsFacilities for conferencing

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 27 Jan 2018 19:45

Prices

Tickets: £23.50
Concession: £21.50
Registered unemployed and full-time (FE/HE) students: £7.00
£1 off full price and standard concessionary tickets for Leisure Plus cardholders
Group Booking discount available (One in every ten free)
Part of the Pick 'n' Mix Season Ticket offer

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 15 Dec A Christmas Carol
Sat 16 - Mon 18 Dec Santa In Love
Thu 21 - Sat 23 Dec Larry Berkovitz and Zak Barrett Xmas Jazz NIght
Fri 12 Jan The Elvis Years
Sat 13 Jan The Illegal Eagles
Fri 19 Jan Message in a Bottle

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Map reference: TL 703070  Lat: 51.73583 Long: 0.46491

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Chelmsford station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing