• The List
  • 4 October 2007

The life and work of Spanish poet, painter, pianist, composer and revolutionary Federico García Lorca (5 June 1898–19 August 1936) is celebrated in this evening of film and music. A screening of Humberto López y Guerra’s hour-long 1976 documentary Frederico Garcia Lorca: Murder in Granada will be followed by a live concert by musicians Keith James and Rick Foot, which sets the poetry of Lorca to music and covers of songs about the artist by Leonard Cohen, Tim Buckley and Nick Drake. Please see www.keith-james.com for more information.

Cameo, Edinburgh, Tue 9 Oct; GFT, Glasgow, Wed 10 Oct.

Keith James - Poet in New York

Songwriter and music producer Keith James returns under his own guise with a concert of Lorca's Poetry set to music.

Lorca - Keith James and Rick Foot

  • 1h 45min

James and Foot perform a live concert of Lorca's poetry set to music. The evening will also include material by those who followed Lorca, including Leonard Cohen, Joni Mitchell and Nick Drake, and a screening of the biopic 'Garcia Lorca: A Death in Granada' - containing the only surviving footage of the poet himself.

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