With Andy Quin
An Evening of Silent Film to Live Organ
A special concert to celebrate the University Chapel organ
Comedy-short The Balloonatic (1963) – Buster’s surprise trip in a hot air balloon leaves him fending for himself and fighting for love against rivals and rushing rivers. Featuring some of his best known stunts, Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928) stars Buster Keaton in the last of his nine independent features films and one of the last silent comedies.
Organist Andy Quin has composed numerous TV and film tracks using both electronics and pipes as well as being broadcast on BBC The Organist Entertains and playing classical organ music. His classical training, vast experience of composing, arranging and conducting many of the major UK orchestras, working with the world’s finest musicians, a great knowledge of film and TV scoring coupled with years of experience of Jazz and improvisation give Andy a unique insight as a performer. He first started accompanying silent film at the age of 11 and has performed on some of the most well known organs in the UK.
Andy Quin will perform live to two silent film comedy classics.
Standard £16 | Student £5 | Keele Music Student and 16 & Under FREE
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