Close To You

Close To You at Cadogan Hall, April 2015 - credit: Alexandra Waespi


06 May 2018
Time : 7.45pm
Venue : Big School Room, Sherborne School

Matt Ford sings Intimate Sinatra with the Tippett Quartet and Matt Skelton Quintet

Inspired by Sinatra’s legendary collaboration with the Hollywood String Quartet, Close To You features a unique group of handpicked musicians chosen for their sound and empathy for this extraordinary music. Celebrated vocalist Matt Ford joins the internationally-acclaimed Tippett Quartet as well as trombonist and arranger Callum Au and a piano quintet led by project director Matt Skelton.

Expect to savour a finely-balanced evening of lush ballad settings and elegant swinging arrangements in celebration of the art of song. The Steinway Grand Piano has been made available by The Dorset Musical Instruments Trust.