The Paul Dunton Orchestra

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The Paul Dunton Orchestra Short Info

A unique cross-over orchestra providing a rousing and captivating fusion of alternative and pop with a classical twist.

“Paul is an exceptionally talented songwriter and musician” Joan Armatrading

Performing both songs and instrumental pieces, Paul Dunton and his orchestra offer something different, combining Paul’s own original instrumental pieces and songs as well as a selection of uniquely arranged standards from a wide range of artists such as Nina Simone, The Rolling Stones, Elbow, Pink Floyd, The Beetles, ELO and Massive Attack.

Members of The Paul Dunton Orchestra include some of the UK’s leading string players, many of which play for the likes of The London Philharmonic Orchestra and The Hallé Orchestra. The line-up of up to 8 violins, 4 cellos, guitar, flute, bass and percussion accompanies Paul on vocals and piano, joined by one or more of his female vocalists, Charlotte Andrew, Sarah Sheldrake and Poppy Alice. Depending on the size of the venue and budget, the orchestra can perform as a 12-piece up to its full complement of 24 musicians.

A unique cross-over orchestra providing a rousing and captivating fusion of alternative and pop with a classical twist.

“Paul is an exceptionally talented songwriter and musician” Joan Armatrading

Performing both songs and instrumental pieces, Paul Dunton and his orchestra offer something different, combining Paul’s own original instrumental pieces and songs as well as a selection of uniquely arranged standards from a wide range of artists such as Nina Simone, The Rolling Stones, Elbow, Pink Floyd, The Beetles, ELO and Massive Attack.

Members of The Paul Dunton Orchestra include some of the UK’s leading string players, many of which ...

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Past Gigs The Paul Dunton Orchestra

  • 05 | 2015 Balham, London The Bedford
  • 03 | 2015 London The Pheasantry, Chelsea
  • 03 | 2015 Tunbridge Wells The Grey Lady Music Lounge
  • 03 | 2015 Gillingham The Barge
  • 02 | 2015 Tunbridge Wells Local & Live Sessions, Trinity Theatre
  • 11 | 2014 Crawley Supporting Joan Armatrading, Hawth Crawley
  • 11 | 2014 Dartford Supporting Joan Armatrading, Orchard Theatre
  • 11 | 2014 Tunbridge Wells Local & Live Sessions, Trinity Theatre
  • 11 | 2014 London Covent Garden Festival - Headline
  • 11 | 2014 Reading Supporting Joan Armatrading, Hexagon Theatre
  • 09 | 2014 Maidstone Hops n Harvest Festival
  • 09 | 2014 East Grinstead Town Centre Live Gig
  • 08 | 2014 Tunbridge Wells Local & Live Festival

Discography The Paul Dunton Orchestra

  • 2012 Sirens EP |
  • 2011 Escapism Album |
  • 2007 Train of Thought Album |
  • 2005 Ordinary Guy Album |

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Origin

  • Tunbridge Wells GB

Members

  • Paul Dunton Singer-Songwriter