Austin’s own world famous guitarist Charlie Sexton joined fifth and sixth grade members of the Barton Hills Choir to perform ‘Space Oddity’ and ‘Starman’ at the All The Children Boogie: Tribute to David Bowie at the Scottish Rite Theatre on March 18th. Enjoy these videos shot by Scott Havis and produced by Gavin Tabone.
Lead guitar and vocals – Charlie Sexton
Bass – Jason Brint
Rhythm guitar – Don Cento
Drums – Johnny Duran
Backing vocals – 5th/6th grade Barton Hills Choir
Camera operator – Scott Havis
‘Space Oddity’ and ‘Starman’ written by David Bowie.
Choir directed and video produced by Gavin Tabone
Fifth and sixth grade members of the Barton Hills Choir shared the stage with legendary Austin musicians Charlie Sexton and Nakia for the ‘All The Children Boogie: Tribute to David Bowie’ at the Scottish Rite Theatre on March 18th. Dave Mead kindly shared these great photos from the event (click to enlarge).
Among those impressed was Yahoo Music Editor Lyndsey Parker who named them as one of “The 5 Best Things We Saw at SXSW 2016 Friday.” Parker referred to the BHC members as “little wonders” and declared “These 5th- and 6th-graders were the real cool kids at SXSW.”
Be sure to check out her article for the full story.