A Concert for Prospect Burma on Tuesday September 30th
with SAVILIANS NATHAN WILLIAMSON (piano) and JOSH HTET (vocal/guitar)
The programme for the evening will showcase a curious and wonderful mixture of Burmese folk and Western classical music. Nathan, the club’s resident pianist, will perform two Impromptus by Schubert and Aaron Copland’s Piano Sonata. Nathan will be joined by Josh Htet on vocals and guitar, and together they will perform a selection of well-known traditional and modern Burmese folk songs. The evening will also celebrate the launch of Clouds, their EP featuring some of these beautiful folk songs from Burma. Proceeds from sales of the CD will be donated to Prospect Burma.
Date: Wednesday 30th September
Time: 6.30pm for concert at 7.15pm, followed by (optional) dinner at 8.30pm
Location: Savile Club, 69 Brook Street, London W1K 4ER
Cost: £20 welcome drinks and concert (£15 of the ticket price will be donated to Prospect Burma)
Plus an additional £30 (optional) for three course dinner with wine
Dress code: Elegantly casual, jacket and tie, no jeans or trainers.
TICKETS MUST BE BOOKED AND PAID FOR IN ADVANCE BEFORE 28th September
TO BOOK A PLACE PLEASE EMAIL MAJA at
or call her on 020 7491 5563
£15 from the sale of each ticket to the concert will be donated to Prospect Burma
Nathan Williamson is a highly acclaimed pianist, and has played at concert venues all over the world. His own works have been performed frequently across Europe and North America, and he is constantly in demand as a composer to create new pieces for performance by other artists and orchestras worldwide.
Josh Htet is an alumnus of the Prospect Burma scholarship programme and also a trustee of the charity. He has sung Burmese folk songs since childhood. Josh performs traditional and modern folk songs which have inspired millions in Burma, and has appeared at various well known venues across the UK including Christ Church Spitalfields, 93 Feet East and Greenbelt Arts Festival.