Woodend, The Crescent, Scarborough, Friday May 11 at 7.30pm
The concert features the haunting and exotic poetry of the most celebrated writers in the Spanish Language: Federico Garcia Lorca, Isabel Allende, Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Pablo Neruda.
Their dramatic and sensual poetry, performed as songs and meticulously set to Keith’ James’ rich, daring and fiery classical guitar, in a way that embraces the very fabric of these beautiful words, both surreal and romantic, until every tear is shed, every picture caught.
Keith James is one of this country’s most cherished concert artists.
He is well known for his ability to bring depth and vibrancy to his interpretations.
He has performed more than 2000 concerts celebrating the work of Nick Drake, Lorca, Dylan Thomas, Joni Mitchell and Leonard Cohen.This concert is sung both in English and Spanish and mostly features the classical and flamenco guitar.
“The Poems are treated to some fine arrangements, lifting each of them to another level” – Northern Sky
Tickets can be booked on 01723 384500