Sunday 9th of September 2007
… and the night will finish with Oriole of Jonny Phillips the guitarist, composer& arranger of the group. Their music is a sensory banquet of soaring melodies, colorful South American folklore, lively dances, and emotional ballads of longing. Their music creates a rich, emotionally disquieting world that is at once familiar and dreamlike.
A world of freedom, movement, dusty roads, and traveling musicians in shaded market squares whose journey will never end. With him on stage are going to be: Fernando De Marco (bass), Ingrid Laubrock (tenor sax) who is leader of her own quintet, she is co-founder of Monica Vasconcelos’ Nois, she was nominated for the rising star category of the BBC Jazz Awards in 2005 & she received the Fellowship in Jazz Composition from The Arts Foundation in 2006, Sebastian Rochford (drums) a deeply creative drummer and composer & winner of the Mercury Prize for 2007 with his own band Polar Bear, Adriano Adewale (percussion), Nick Ramm (piano), Ben Davis (cello.