Thursday, 4 April 2019
Mike Walker meets Tria Lingvo at Wakefield
This Friday (5th April) - last gig before Easter at Wakefield Jazz - Artpipes e.V. presents NORTH BY NORTHWEST: Mike Walker (Manchester) meets Tria Lingvo (Cologne) - the remarkable Mike Walker (guitar) in collaboration with Tria Lingvo from Cologne - Johannes Lemke (Saxophones), André Nendza (Bass) and Christoph Hillmann (Drums, Prepared Drums, Udu, Garrahand and Kalimba). This international meeting of remarkable musicians will feature new quartet music written for the collaboration, award-winning repertoire from the featured trio, plus Walker's guitar mastery, exploring the endlessly fascinating ground found between Modern Jazz, energy-laden improvisation and ethnic musics.
Band on stage at 8.30pm, book online at www.wakefieldjazz.org
And then get ready for Wakefield Jazz’s May Jazzfest (5 Fridays for the price of 4) - including Tony Woods Project, Bonsai, Wakefield Big Band, Henry Lowther Quintet and Chris Ingham (Getz tribute), with a plethora of support acts from Wakefield’s burgeoning jazz scene, from Leeds College of Music and also tap dancer Adele Joel.