WHAT'S ON / Scottish National Jazz Orchestra: Mancini & Mandel
The songbook of Mancini and Mandel with special guests Joe Locke, vibes and Kenny Washington, vocals
Award-winning vibraphonist, Joe Locke and vocalist, Kenny Washington join the SNJO to weave their unique spell around the songbooks of Henry Mancini and Johnny Mandel.
Wonderful music that transcends the cinematic era including Mancini’s Moon River and Pink Panther and Mandel’s Shadow of Your Smile and the theme tune Suicide is Painless from M*A*S*H will be amongst the iconic works performed.
Showcasing new big band arrangements commissioned by the SNJO, these timeless compositions of film composer Mancini and fabulous songs of Johnny Mandel promise a marvellous evening of music and song.