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07 Mar
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The Forgotten Fairground Project

The Forgotten Fairground Project

7 March 2014 19:45

The Forgotten Fairground Project is a nine-piece ensemble led by Matt Gough on trumpet and Jonathan Silk on drums. The other members are: Gina Stalbrow (vocals) Kimberley Wong and Beka Reid (violins) Vicky Strudwick (viola) Lucia Cappallero (cell)) Toby Boalch (keyboard) and Tom McCedie (bass). This new project will present Matt's The Forgotten Fairground, a story inspired by childhood imagination, as well as compositions from other members of the band.

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21 Feb
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Tori Freestone Trio

Tori Freestone Trio

21 February 2014 19:45

Playing a mix of original compositions and standard repertoire, this new band is exploring the open quality that the trio format provides whilst taking inspiration from some of the non chord sax led trios of the moment.

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14 Feb
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Ant Law Trio

Ant Law Trio

14 February 2014 19:45

Ant's first album as leader, Entanglement - released last year, confirms him to be a guitarist of originality and an impressive technique. With Ivo Neame on piano, Mike Chillingworth on saxophone and drummer Dave Hamblett, their music is firmly in the contemporary post bop arena, but does not hesitate to swing or lay down a groove when required. Ant Law was a scholar at both Edinburgh University and Berklee College of Music until moving to London in 2008 and has pioneered a new

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10 Jan
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Lydia Glanville

Lydia Glanville

10 January 2014 19:45

Lydia’s quartet has been playing in various formats for five years. Their music is jazz, but with influences from folk traditions drawn from all over the world. As well as Lydia’s own compositions, jazz and latin standards, the band play music by John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk and John Taylor. The line-up is likely to be: Lydia on drums and percussion, Ben Goodhall on saxophone, Matthew Ratcliffe on piano and Alex Philips on bass.

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