The first act has been revealed for Liverpool International Music Festival - LIMF - which takes place on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st July 2019 at Sefton Park, Liverpool.
Featuring the 35-piece orchestra that is Manchester Camerata Orchestra, and a live band and guest singers, Sunday night's closing act will be Disco Classical Featuring Sister Sledge with Kathy Sledge, with a set of reimagined and reinvented disco classics.
Yaw Owusu, LIMF music curator, said "Disco Classical is an amazing concept and experience - some of the biggest hits of the genre presented in a very special and unique way. Even better is that it continues LIMF's traditional of headliners that know how to really deliver a celebratory party atmosphere which everyone can enjoy and dance to! This will be a terrific way to close out LIMF 2019."
Founder of Disco Classical, Denise Harris adds: "Liverpool is world famous for its music scene and Disco Classical is extremely excited to be headlining in Sefton Park as part of LIMF. Disco Classical will bring together an incredible soundtrack with very special guests Sister Sledge featuring Kathy Sledge, and accompanied live on stage by the full legendary, Manchester Camerata Orchestra, who know how to push the boundaries in classical music. Added to this the combination of our phenomenal singers, a choir, a band and a renowned DJ - we know we'll have Sefton Park 'Lost in Music!"
Early bird tickets for are on sale, currently priced at £6 for each day for adults. Children aged 12 and under are free.
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