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Jazz and Sonnets


Hodges, GJ and Clare, R, Jazz and Sonnets, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia (2010) [Performance]


A devised evening of readings from Shakespeare's sonnets augmented and accompanied by jazz standards and contemporary compositions. A programme of selected Shakespeare sonnets interfused with jazz, and linking narrativ, comprising a portrait in words and music of the world's most celebrated poet playwright. An insight into the mind, life and identity of the otherwise elusive man who wrote the plays. Sonnets selected and read by internationally renowned Shakespeare specialist Rob Clare, and music directed and arranged by Glen Hodges Devised by: Rob, Clare & Glen Hodges Vocals: Michelle Nicole Saxophone: Alistair Dobson Bass: Nick Haywood Drums: Steve Marskell Stage Management: Richard Whitehouse Venue: Peacock Theatre

Item Details

Item Type:Performance
Keywords:Rob Clare, Glen Hodges, Shakespeare, Sonnets, Jazz Composition
Research Division:Creative Arts and Writing
Research Group:Music
Research Field:Music performance
Objective Division:Culture and Society
Objective Group:Arts
Objective Field:Music
UTAS Author:Hodges, GJ (Dr Glen Hodges)
ID Code:67562
Year Published:2010
Deposited By:Conservatorium of Music
Deposited On:2011-03-05
Last Modified:2012-03-01

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