An Orchestrated Songbook: Paul Weller with Jules Buckley & the BBC Symphony Orchestra
Alongside the orchestra, Paul was also accompanied by long-term collaborator and guitarist Steve Cradock. This eclectic assortment of compositions from Paul’s illustrious career, invigorated by Jules Bickley’s sumptuous arrangements made for a visual and aural delight.
As a co-production with the BBC, the show was performed in the grand setting of London’s Barbican on May 15th and originally went out live online, later to be broadcast in full on Radio 2 on 13th June, 6Music on the 16th June and then on 19th June on BBC2.
Jules Buckley, is an esteemed conductor, composer and arranger. He is Creative Artist in Residence with the BBC Symphony Orchestra and has previously collaborated with the likes of Dizzee Rascal, Massive Attack and John Cale, re-creating their music for classical instruments. As co-founder of the Heritage Orchestra, Jules was also involved in Pete Tong’s No 1 house/classical crossover album “Classic House”.
Released: December 2021
2. English Rose
3. My Ever Changing Moods
4. On Sunset
6. Glad Times
7. Broken Stones Featuring James Morrison
9. It´s A Very Deep Sea
12. You´re The Best Thing Featuring Boy George
13. Still Glides The Stream
14. Movin On
15. Wild Wood Featuring Celeste
17. You Do Something To Me
18. White Horses