Tim Whitehead featuring Giovanni Mirabassi
Wednesday 13th November 2019 - 8:30 pm
Music Charge: £12.00
““Tim Whitehead...the finest tenor player in Britain today''”
Tim Whitehead is renowned throughout the UK, Europe and the USA as a remarkable performer and composer with a dazzling CV. In the 70’s he toured with Ian Carr’s “Nucleus” and “Graham Collier Music” winning the Young Jazz Musician of the Year Award on the way. In the 80’s he was a member of the groundbreaking big band Loose Tubes and in the 90’s he made several critically acclaimed albums, winning The Andrew Milne Award for Jazz, as well as the BBC Music Magazine Jazz Album of the Year. More recently Tim has collaborated with renowned contemporary classical composer Colin Riley, receiving numerous awards and accolades for their innovative projects. As further testament to his extraordinary talent, in 2009 he was the first ever musician to be made Artist in Residence at Tate Britain, resulting in a number of brilliant gigs, a highly acclaimed album “Colour Beginnings” and a short-listing for the British Composer Of The Year Award. He'll be joined by Italian jazz pianist Giovanni Mirabassi in a preview of their upcoming album. More information to follow!
“Tim Whitehead...the finest tenor player in Britain today'' Jazz Review; “Tim Whitehead is one of the most creative, exciting and passionate saxophonists in Europe” A Rough Guide