International Recording Artist Saxophonist Andrew Young performs some of the bestknown
classic songs of all time from his new album, Diamonds.
Andrew will be in concert at The Montagu Museum - Old Mission Church on Saturday 1
December at 18h00.
Tickets at R 120 each (R 100 for pensioners) are available at Computicket or from the
Montagu Museum (023 614 1950).
Born in Liverpool, Andrew studied clarinet and saxophone from the age of eight...now, an
internationally renowned recording/performing artist, he has performed for Queen
Elizabeth and Prince Charles at the Royal Festival Hall, worked with Dionne Warwick, Gino
Vanelli, Shirley Bassey, Jonathan Butler, and Sir James Galway. Recently Andrew had the
pleasure of performing with Jose Feliciano in Vienna.
“Like old friends these melodies have continued to accompany and inspire me throughout
my touring career and travels, both home and abroad. Every one of these songs on the
album has been, and still is, so very special to me. Each song a classic, each song a
Diamond!” Andrew Young
His soulful rendition of Cavatina elicits a wave of emotion from even the most stoic listener.
You simply have to listen to the hauntingly beautiful Summertime or Somewhere Over the
Rainbow to realize that you are listening to one of the most complete saxophonists of
“A Saxophonist with a ton of technique and funky soulfulness” - Saxophone Journal USA
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