14 Mar 11
[UPDATED] On Saturday 4 June 2011, Eric Clapton will take part in a charity concert at Wintershall Estate, Bramley, Surrey. Tickets for this very special black-tie event are £135 each and can be purchased by telephone from 01483 892167 (Monday to Friday 9AM to 5PM – UK) or via email from [email protected]. This year’s concert will benefit stroke research. Gates to the estate will open at 4PM and music will begin at 6PM, concluding with fireworks at midnight. Those attending are invited to bring picnics to enjoy by the lakeside. Other musicians taking part this year are Jeff Beck, Roger Taylor, Gary Brooker, Lulu, Paul Carrack, Georgie Fame, and Daniele de Niesse. More guest stars will be announced as the event date nears.
Since 1989, Eric has donated his time to appear at several charity events at Wintershall Estate, performing with the all-star "Band du Lac". The 2005 concert is available on DVD as "Band du Lac: One Night Only Live" and featured EC, Ringo Starr, Gary Brooker and others.