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The Australian Pink Floyd Show complete the line-up for the first Greenwich Music Time festival this summer.
The four-day showcase of sound will also see Goldfrapp, Russell Watson and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Jools Holland and his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra, take to the stage at the Old Royal Naval College.
Electropop, opera and jazz will be set against striking architecture and the waters of the Thames as international musicians take to a Greenwich stage this summer.
Jools Holland's Rhythm and Blues Orchestra
Canary Wharf Boisdale
IN A NUTSHELL
The stars give Jools Holland the prefect support for his first ever show at Boisdale.
For a man who's done as much as anyone to shape post-war British popular music Chris Barber is not one to blow his own trumpet.
Apart from a 60-year career as the trombone-playing leader of his trad jazz band, Barber helped kick-start the blues boom of the 1960s, co-founded the legendary Marquee Club, and was made an honorary citizen of New Orleans.
Jools Holland visited Canary Wharf's newest destination last week ahead of it opening to the public today.
The former Squeeze musician is the patron of music at Boisdale's in Cabot Place and said it is bringing a world of top quality live entertainment to the estate.