Andy Sheppard Jazz musician and composer – Surrounded by Sea, third ECM album sees Sheppard joined by Michel Benita, Seb Rochford and Eivind Aarset.
Tomorrow | 6pm | BBC RADIO 3
Do listen to this week’s Jazz Line-Up, where Claire Martin will be interviewing award winning pianist Neil Cowley and profiles his brand-new trio recording Touch and Flee.
Experience this sound in the flesh on Friday 3 October at the Barbican.
Friday 3 October
Tickets on sale at 10am TODAY
Following 2012’s triumphant, roof-raising show with a 30 piece string ensemble, Neil Cowley Trio return to the Barbican jumping headlong into new territory to present material from their new recording, Touch and Flee, released in June on Naim Jazz.
Masters of intoxicating and powerfully moving shows, […]
Saturday 22 March
CORNWALL Calstock Arts, The Old Chapel
One of Britain’s foremost tenor and soprano saxophonists, Andy Sheppard is well established as an exciting live performer. For this special performance, Andy is joined by one of the most inspiring and influential musicians and composers on the British Asian music scene,Kuljit Bhamra. A virtuoso tabla player […]
Gets as wild as the weather.
In a 20-minute display of madcap invention, the Neil Cowley Trio brought a musical re-enactment of recent British weather to Islington Town Hall for the PRS Foundation. Featuring a storm lashed opener, ‘Balkaseltzer’, written by guesting Derry musicians,Robert Peoples andMarty Coyle, the Trio blasted the chattering music bizzers into stunned silence, then […]
One of Europe’s foremost jazz critics, of a status comparable to Nat Henhoff in the States, died on 16 December 2013 in Prague.Lubomír Dorůžka rose to become the preeminent Czech-language jazz historian in Czechoslovakia and the Czech Republic. He was a Czech musicologist, music historian and critic (not just jazz), author, literary translator (including, naturally, the […]
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