A World music spectacular - expect delicious sounds and dancing!
Chai For All
Exciting and entertaining, Chai For All plays Old World Yiddish folk, New World Yiddish theatre songs and jazz-tinged klezmer. A magnificent musical journey from the haunted Eastern European shtetls, through the dimly-lit basement bars of tango-crazed Buenos Aires, to the vibrant neighbourhoods of swinging New York.
Impassioned female vocals lead the party, joyously backed by trumpet, guitar and percussion. With fantastic music, brilliant audience rapport and more than a touch of goodtime showbiz, this is a set guaranteed to raise the spirits.
lineup: Marianna Moralis - vocals, David Mowat - trumpet, Knud Stüwe - guitar, Simon Leach - percussion
A jazz/world-music quintet, Radio Banska has worked across the southwest since 2012, mostly on the arts centre and jazz festival circuit.
After the sad passing of founding violinist Nina Trott, the band experimented with different line ups, including Bristol sax man Craig Crofton - but is currently working with virtuoso accordionist Mirek Salmon, a perfect fit for the mesmerising, original compositions.
A highly melodic, jazz infused blend of Levantine mystery, dark Balkan passion and Latin rhythms.
“ ... an extraordinarily powerful band – a kind of Levantine zeppelin ... “
“ ... a delight of fusion jazz - often surreal, always hard driving ... “
The Venue: The Steve Hall Arena - a safe and socially distanced Live Music outdoor arena in the beautiful Wiltshire countryside near Bath hosted by The Queens Head, Box.
Events may be postponed or delayed if there are electrical storms in the area. A little bit of rain won't stop us so you are advised to check the weather and dress appropriately. We have our magical marquee stage too if it's particularly bad!
Parking is available at The Selwyn Hall Car Park - a short walk from the venue.
Tickets £10 (+Eventbrite Fees) 100% of the ticket price goes directly to the musicians on the night. The venue makes what it can from drink sales and the Schtumm.... team work entirely voluntary to enable Grassroots music to grow.
Coronavirus live music rules may change so please check www.schtumm.co.uk for any updates regarding group bookings, social distancing and other protocols.
Schtumm.... The Queen's Head, Box, SN13 8NH