A breve sarà Natale, e per noi del GNeuro la notte di Natale è Palmegiano e i suoi gigolò a Tween, che vanno in onda ad un’ora folle, quando uno è ormai torto a bestia. Il qui presente video sarà visto solo da Franz, fan di Palmegiano, io un pò meno, dato che ancora mi ricordo quando ci fu da discutere per il cappello che appoggiai sul pianoforte. Get down, tra poco è Befana.
I feel it in my fingers, I feel it in my toes, GN-Christmas is all around me, and so the feeling grows
The unassumingly virtuosic guitarist John Etheridge explores the classic guitar ‘n’ Hammond sound with Pete Whittaker (organ) and Mark Fletcher (drums). The trio will also get into the Festive spirit with a bluesy take on some seasonal favourites.Capable of playing anything from straightahead jazz, through blues and what used to be called ‘progressive’ rock, to Frank Zappa material, Blue Spirits allows John to relax into a relatively informal groove, playing soul-jazz type material and the odd standard with his trademark fluency. Vortex Jazz Club, 11 Gillet street, N16 8AZ.
The baroque splendour of the Chapel at the Old Royal Naval College is one of London’s greatest wonders. Two BBC ensembles, the BBC Singers and BBC Concert Orchestra, combine to perform English music by composers including Vaughan Williams, Tavener and Finzi. Old Royal Naval College Greenwich, 19 December-
The Trafalgar Square Church, a favourite with tourists for convenient classical concerts, comes into its own at Christmas with a full schedule, including this chance to get singing with orchestral accompaniment by the London Musical Arts Orchestra. On the menu is Corelli, Handel, Bach and Vivaldi, and lots of carols of course. St.Martin in the Fields.