EXETER'S Barnfield is the venue for another great evening of music next week. Two of the UK's most accomplished jazz singers, Sarah Moule and Shireen Francis, come together for the first time to celebrate their musical icons, Peggy Lee and Ella Fitzgerald, with anecdotes and personal interpretations of their signature songs in a programme of classic jazz.
It takes place on Friday, September 27. Tickets £15. Call 01392 667080 or visit www.exeterphoenix.org.uk
Beatles fans are in for a treat when a top tribute band visits Devon next month.
The Upbeat Beatles call in at Exmouth on their tour of the country with their homage to the Fab Four on the 50th anniversary of the release of Please Please Me, their first hit record.
The show, which takes place on October 3, from 7.30pm, has more than two hours of Beatles songs and banter, with much-loved hits as well as some of the classic records that never made it to the original Beatles live shows. Tickets are £17.50, £12.50 (concs). Details: www.exmouthpavilion.co.uk or call 01395 222477.
Folk legend Ralph McTell (pictured right) has enjoyed a 48-year career and he is back on the road again with a new show.
The One More For The Road tour comes to Exeter's Barnfield Theatre on October 4 and 5.
The concert features his beautifully crafted narrative songs and dexterous guitar playing.
Ticket details on 01392 270891 or visit www.barnfieldtheatre.org.uk
For lovers of 60s music, the ultimate line-up is heading to Plymouth Pavilions for a night of Sixties Gold.
Featuring the record breaking Merseybeat band Gerry & The Pacemakers, The Searchers, PJ Proby and The Fortunes, the concert takes place on October 5.
Tickets cost: £29.50 and £27.50. Details on 0845 146 1460 or visit www.plymouthpavilions.com
THE popular St David's Players are busy rehearsing their latest production.
They will be performing The Mikado (pictured below) at the Barnfield Theatre, from October 8 to 12.
The Players is an Exeter-based society specialising in the works of Gilbert and Sullivan, and The Mikado will be their 50th show. The run will also be raising money for FORCE cancer charity.
Ticket details and more information on 01392 270891 or visit www.stdavidsplayers.co.uk