Following on from Matt’s sell out show last year at the Phoenix we present an entertaining evening of ukulele and guitar. Matt returns playing songs from his new album The Wend with bassist Rob Ash. This year we also present the incredibly talented Steven Sproat.
Steven Sproat is a singer/songwriter, guitarist, ukulele exponent and bestselling author. His recording career began in the ‘80s and on his musical journey so far he has released 5 albums with several songs from those albums garnering airplay on BBC Radio 2, noteably by Aled Jones and Jeremy Vine.
In 2011 he featured in Frank Skinner’s BBC4 TV documentary about George Formby – Steven being one of the UK’s leading ukulele players – and in 2012 Steven peformed on ITV’s Alan Titchmarsh Show.
In a 40 year plus musical journey Steven has also played numerous festivals (including the New York, Dublin and Scotland Ukulele Festivals) as well as clubs and theatres across the UK including the prestigious and iconic London venues Ronnie Scotts (by invitation of The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain) and the Mean Fiddler. He has also supported Jools Holland and opened selected UK shows on Jools’s 2012 UK tour including The Edinburgh Jazz Festival.
And this multi-talented artist is a bestselling author of 4 ukulele tutor books published Worldwide by Music Sales. He has taken workshops in schools, colleges and universities in UK, Singapore, Dublin and New York and he has also taught ukulele to many celebrity clients including comic Harry Hill, TV presenter Nicky Campbell, renowned actor Sir Tom Courtenay and the afore mentioned Frank Skinner.
Tickets are £12 inclusive. To buy tickets please click on the BUY IT NOW link below. We will send you a confirmation email with your seat numbers. All you need do is give your name at the door. If you would like to specify your preferred seats please write the numbers e.g. B2 & B3 in the ‘note to seller’ on paypal. See diagram below (blue seats taken, white seats available.) You can specify the amount of tickets required at the Paypal payment screen (max 4.)
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