Mike Oldfield’s Tubular Bells was released in May 1973 and was the landmark album that launched Virgin Records. It become a British number one, and enjoyed a 279 week run in the charts. Here, it is rearranged by Sandy Smith and played by top brass players to provide you with a DNA rejigging of excitement of the first time you heard the original album.
Tubular Brass is an exciting new band created to perform contemporary music and develop collaborations with artists from across the musical spectrum.
The other half of the show will also include specially commissioned audio-visual and lighting plus brass arrangements by Sandy Smith of other prog rock classics including Shine On You Crazy Diamond (Pink Floyd), Watcher Of The Skies (Genesis) and Fanfare For A Common Man (Emerson Lake & Palmer).
Sat 7 Apr
An exciting brand new brass band created to perform contemporary music