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ACCORDIONIST - SAXOPHONIST

COMPOSER

Myself and Karen Tweed invite you to join us in a wonderful array of sing-a-long favourites. It promises to be a great free family event - come along to sing, to dance, to watch and listen to a grand celebration of this extraordinary instrument.

If you play the accordion we need you to help us accompany the singing!


Karen Street

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Designed by Zoë Tweed

This is open to all standards, play as little or as much as you can.

We can send the music in advance but mainly we want you to enjoy yourselves!



Time to Sing! on Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th of May

Join us in an afternoon of song accompanied by the accordion.

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Calstock Arts

Friday 27th – Sunday 29th April is “WOMEN IN JAZZ WEEKEND”.

Friday sees the exciting "Interchange Dectet" led by conductor & composer Issie Barratt . These are ten of the UK’s top female jazz musicians who will be playing newly commissioned pieces. Amongst the performers are the likes of Tori Freestone, Yazz Ahmed & Brigitte Beraha. With influences across genres & from around the world, a band this size in our venue is guaranteed to make a phenomenal sound!

INTERCHANGE

Details:

Saturday May 12th: CAMBRIDGE Barhill Church, Hanover Close, Barhill, Cambridge CB23 8EH

10am -1pm : Workshop/rehearsal (for participating accordionists) we will run through the pieces you have been sent in advance, only right hand needed and we will talk about various aspects of playing.


2pm - 4pm : Concert and sing-a-long with performances by Karen Street & Karen Tweed, Dawn Loombe and guests. Concert tickets £5


Accordionists wishing to participate and play need to register (fee is £12 and includes the concert) - for more details call/text: 01954 780772 / 07415 456307 or email: karenstweed27@gmail.com



For any more info on the contents of the days please email karen@karenstreet.com

Sunday May 13th : KNUTSFORD Marthall Village Hall, Sandlebridge Lane, Knutsford WA16 7SB


11am -1pm : Workshop/rehearsal (for participating accordionists) we will run through the pieces you have been sent in advance, only right hand needed and we will talk about various aspects of playing.


2pm - 5pm : Concert and sing-a-long with performances by Karen Street & Karen Tweed, Pearl Fawcett-Adriano, Barry Graham, Helen Rich, Mike Richards and Paul Hobbs. Concert tickets £3


Accordionists wishing to participate and play need to register (fee is £12 and includes the concert) - for more details call: Steve Hughes 01782 787935

or email: steveh0g@gmail.com


Welcome to my website! I am a experienced freelance accordionist, saxophonist, composer and arranger, and I work in all musical genres.

To see the music available for purchase click here.

If you would like advice on how to write for accordion or for any bookings or inquiries, please contact me at karen@karenstreet.com, and I will be happy to help.

Anyone who thinks of the accordion as just a crude ‘squeeze box’ to accompany boozy singalongs, or a noise-generator for Red Army ensembles, or the musical equivalent of a bottle of French Dressing, really must hear Street’s playing: it is phenomenal….”           - Paul Serotsky