THE Chineke! Orchestra, known for their innovative music, will perform at The Anvil on Friday, June 7, featuring compositions from around the world.

The concert begins with Fela Sowande's African Suite, offering an exciting blend of Western and Yoruba influences. This showcases Sowande's impressive career in England, Nigeria, and the USA.

Mercury Prize-nominated Cassie Kinoshi, who dominates both composition and saxophone, will present a concerto for the distinctive handpan, crafted especially for the night's star soloist, Rosie Bergonzi.

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Bergonzi, holding a reputable Royal Philharmonic Society award for her work with the instrument, will elevate the evening's atmosphere.

Attendees can also relish in Max Richter's Vivaldi Recomposed.

This innovative piece merges Richter's style with Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons, a blend that topped charts in 22 countries and has been recorded by Chineke! Orchestra.

Tickets are available at £38, £29 with an additional £4 booking fee. To learn more about the performances before they start, drop by the free pre-concert talk. Contact the Anvil Arts box office on 01256 844244 or online at