James classics get fresh sound

POPULar group James will be performing some of their biggest worldwide hits at Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall on October 27 – but with a twist.

The Manchester outfit will be teaming up with the Orchestra of the Swan and The Manchester Consort Choir to breathe fresh life into this popular classics such as Say Something, Sit Down and Laid.

Over the years, James have sold more than 25 millio albums worldwide and will be performing from their extensive back catalogue with a 22-piece orchestra and and a 16-piece choir in tow.

The concert will be conducted by composer and conductor Joe Dudley, who was also commissioned to orchestrate the collaboration between Elbow and the Halle Orchestra/Youth Choir in 2009.

Tickets cost £22.50-£48. For availability, call the box office on 0115 9895555.