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Kit DOWNES TRICKO

November 13, 2014 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

"Diving into the space between the organised and the disorganised, Kit Downes (Mercury Music Award Nominee 2010, BBC Jazz Award Winner 2009, Troyka) pulls together the lyricism and big-beat of his favourite minimalists, the imagination and intensity of his favourite modern jazz composers, ballads from nearby circling ice-cream vans and his own light-footed approach to improvisation in this - his new ensemble. Kit (piano, organ and compositions) is joined by cellist Lucy Railton (curator and creator of London Contemporary Music Festival and Klammer Klang, performer with dancer Akram Kahn and composer Pauline Oliveros), forming a pairing that is at once both dark and detailed, colourful and contemplative. Having studied together at the Royal Academy of Music, their paths continued to cross in London's improvised/new-music scenes until Kit finally started writing for cello (vicariously living out his dream as a frustrated cellist), at which point this ensemble was formed. Performing music from their previous EP and forthcoming album 'Tricko-Tareco', the music is expansive in scope, sonically rich - and enjoys simple things put in unusual ways." "One of the finest pianists of his generation" Timeout Magazine   Kit Downes -  Piano Lucy Railton - Cello James Maddren -Drums http://www.kitdownes.com/    

Details

Date:
November 13, 2014
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Website:
http://www.kitdownes.com/

Organiser

PEPPERS
Phone:
01348 874540
Email:
info@peppers-hub.co.uk

Venue

PEPPERS
Fishguard, SA65 9AE + Google Map
Phone:
01348 874540