Burt Bacharach is one of the most influential pop composers of the 20th century, who wrote hits for many famous singers including Dionne Warwick, Tom Jones and Karen Carpenter. With over 86 published songs, he’s had 6 number one hits, 28 top ten hits and 66 top forty hits.
His classic songs were made famous by legendary artists such as Dionne Warwick, The Walker Brothers, Dusty Springfield, Aretha Franklin, Sacha Distel, Neil Diamond and many more. “Raindrops keep Falling on My Head”, “What’s it all about Alfie”, “What the World Needs Now is Love”,” What’s New Pussycat” – the list goes on.
Stirling Austin & his Band present their tribute to those unforgettable musical arrangements of the brilliant Bacharach-David songwriting team, with a magical journey through four decades of wonderful tunes and arrangements from one of the greatest composers of the past century
Alfie – Matt Monro, Always something there to remind me -Sandie Shaw, Anyone who had a heart – Dionne Warwick, Arthur’s Theme – Christopher Cross, Close to you – The Carpenters, Dont make me over -Dionne Warwick, I only wanna be with you – Dusty Springfield, I say a little prayer – Aretha Franklin, I’ll never fall in love again – Elvis Costello, Make it easy on yourself -Walker Brothers, One less bell to answer -5th Dimension, Raindrops keep falling on my head – Sacha Distel, Do you know the way to San Jose – Dionne Warwick, The look of Love – Sergio Mendes, This guys in Love – Herb Alpert, 24 hours from Tulsa – Gene Pitney, Walk on By – Dionne Warwick, What the world needs now – Elvis Costello, What’s New Pussycat – Tom Jones, Wives & Lovers – Jack Jones, You don’t have to say you love me – Dusty Springfield, and more.