Dominic Ferris returns to Crazy Coqs for the second instalment of his Me And My Piano series. He will be joined on 5th May by composer/lyricist Robert J Sherman (whose father penned the iconic scores of Mary Poppins and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang), along with singer, Georgi Mottram.
On 17th May, Ferris welcomes seasoned record producer Don Reedman who will be chatting about his career and, in particular, his recent collaborations with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Also appearing on 17th, crossover opera quartet, IDA.
Ferris' piano recordings on Elvis Presley's If I Can Dream album with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra sold over a million albums worldwide. Recorded at Abbey Road Studios and produced by Don Reedman and Priscilla Presley, the album became the biggest selling record of 2015 by a non-UK artist.
Ferris joined the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra as pianist for the Elvis Presley: If I Can Dream UK arena tour, the Czech Symphony Orchestra for the European tour and Memphis Symphony Orchestra for the USA anniversary tour, ending with a performance at Graceland with Priscilla Presley for the Elvis 40th Anniversary Celebrations.
Ferris trained at the Royal College of Music and performed at the international press launch of the Royal Wedding. He also provided the piano recordings for the Opening Ceremony of the Sochi Winter Olympics.
Ferris is one half of two critically acclaimed duos - The Piano Brothers, and Ferris & Milnes; known for their mashup medleys including 33 Sondheim Numbers in 5 Minutes, which they premiered at Theatre Royal, Drury Lane in Stephen Sondheim's 85th Birthday Gala.
Photo credit: Sutherland-Rowe Photography
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