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My Music with Joanna Lumley

When
Monday September 10, 2018 at 1:05 pm
Where
St John's Smith Square, London
Tickets
£14
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  1. Impromptu in A flat Op 90 No.4 - Franz Schubert
  2. Berceuse in D flat Op 57 - Fryderyk Chopin
  3. Solvejg's Song, from Peer Gynt - Edvard Grieg
  4. Overture, from La Gazza ladra, 'The Thieving Magpie' - Gioachino Rossini
  5. Signore, ascolta!, from Turandot - Giacomo Puccini
  6. Stardust - Hoagy Carmichael and Mitchell Parish

Famous people discuss music that has meant the most to them in their lives, with Orchestra of St John's playing arrangements of their choice of music live in the concert hall.

Joanna Lumley, actress, is interviewed by Paul Blezard about her life and musical influences.

Born in India and brought up in the Far East, she was educated at a convent in Sussex where she played men’s parts in school plays. During the sixties she became a photographic model for three years, and somehow managed to start acting in films despite never having attended a drama school.

Soon she was appearing on television and shortly afterwards on stage in the West End. Her long career has given her the chance to work with Harold Pinter, Alan Ayckbourn, Jonathan Miller and Martin Scorsese: to film with Peter O’Toole, Christopher Lee, Ava Gardner and Leonardo DiCaprio; to be Patsy in Absolutely Fabulous for 25 years and to travel the world filming documentaries, the latest of which, Joanna Lumley’s Silk Road Adventure starts on September 11th. She is married to the conductor Stephen Barlow, and her son and his daughters fill her happy cup to the brim.


Venue
St John's Smith Square
Smith Square
London
London
SW1P 3HA
England
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