There is nothing more likely to lift the Christmas spirits than a carol concert or the jingle of festive songs. And there are plenty of places in the region to enjoy seasonal sounds in the run up to Christmas.
There’s an old adage which says that you should never meet you heroes. Poppycok, I say. At Glastonbury Festival three years ago I had the pleasure to briefly meet Gruff Rhys, the frontman of the utterly fantastic Welsh band the Super Furry Animals.
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra return to Lowestoft with violinist Jennifer Pike, Glyndebourne is in Norwich and there is a concert of quintessentially English music in Sheringham. SIMON PARKIN picks six classical concerts this week.
Grammy Award-winning R&B superstar Ne-Yo and Dr John Cooper Clarke taking his singing debut in conjunction with Hugh Cornwell are amongst this week’s diverse gigs. SIMON PARKIN highlights 12 not to miss.
Tens of thousands of people are set to watch pop superstars Take That perform in Norwich next year - and music fans still have the chance to snap up tickets for one of the nights the band are playing in the city.