£8.00 – £10.00
Tait Tuesdays at Home
Tara Minton – Harp/Vocals | Ed Babar – double bass
Embla Bishop, guest vocalist | Calvin Richardson, guest dance soloist
Tuesday 16th June – 9pm AEST | 8pm NZST | 7pm BST
In support of the Tait Emergency Relief Fund for Australian & New Zealand Artists
Tara Minton performs for us in our next Tait Tuesdays at Home concert on the 16th June. The concert will be recorded live with all the performers together, practising social distancing at all times.
Tara has written a special arrangement of the Beatles classic song, ‘Blackbird’ which has been specially choreographed by Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House soloist Calvin Richardson. This project was instigated by Tait Patron, Leanne Benjamin AM OBE.
Special guest vocalist, Embla Bishop has appeared in musicals including Barnum, A little Cabaret, Sleeping Beauty, Oklahoma. She recently sang in the Australian Bushfire Benefit London concert that was co-produced by the Tait, singing ‘I am Australian’.
Gnadenwald – Wolfgang Muthspiel, Brian Blade
A Quiet Thing (Featuring Embla Bishop) – Kander and Ebb
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat – Charles Mingus, Joni Mitchell
Blackbird (Featuring Calvin Richardson) – Lennon & McCartney
Touch Her Soft Lips – arranged by John Taylor
Undine Undying – Tara Minton
Caravan – Duke Ellington
On The Sunny Side Of The Street – Jimmy McHugh
Tara Minton – harp and vocals
Ed Babar – double bass
Embla Bishop – guest vocalist
Calvin Richardson- guest dance soloist
This concert is a celebration of community. The Australian community, the black community, the artistic community, and the power of music to bring us all together. I hope that wherever you are listening from and whoever you may be, this music fills you with a feeling of powerful togetherness. With love, Tara