Lakeside Arts
Part of University of Nottingham
Lakeside Arts
Event Detail

Jess Gillam

Thursday 31 March, 7.30pm
Djanogly Recital Hall


1 hour 30 minutes including interval

Francis Poulenc Oboe Sonata
Ayanna Witter Johnson Lumina
Barbara Thompson The Unseen Way
Georg Philip Telemann Sonata in F minor: TWV 41f1
Meredith Monk Early Morning Melody
Philip Glass Melody No.10
Luke Howard Dappled Light
John Harle RANT!
Chilly Gonzales Overnight
Kurt Weill Je ne t’aime pas
Astor Piazzolla Histoire du Tango

Hailing from Ulverston in Cumbria, Jess Gillam is animating the music world with her outstanding talent and infectious personality. Her performance at the Last Night of the Proms in 2018 was described as “the indisputable highlight” by BBC News. She is in demand internationally as a performer as well as presenting on UK TV and Radio. Jess is passionate about inspiring and bringing joy to people through music as her varied programme for Lakeside will attest.

Watch an excerpt of Jess's performance on BBC Proms:


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