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Monday, 16 November 2015
Andy Sheppard's northern tour dates selling fast
Andy Sheppard visits Hull, York, Leeds, Manchester and Sheffield in a mini tour of Northern Jazz venues this month, but hurry - tickets are selling fast at all the concerts!
His concert features works from his new album, "Surrounded by Sea" (ECM). Andy Sheppard soprano and tenor saxophones, Eivind Aarset guitar and electronics, Michel Benita double bass, Michele Rabbia drums.
‘Surrounded by Sea is…very, very good.’… Dalston Sound
‘Sheppard has never sounded better or more lyrical than on Surrounded by Sea….[it] is an intimate statement whose chemistry belies the quartet’s brief existence. There’s a bold honesty in the music’s refined contours and graceful adventure that invites and rewards the patient listener. There’s the feeling too, that this quartet has plenty more to offer.’… All About Jazz
See more at: http://andysheppard.co.uk/
21 Nov Hull Truck Company
22 Nov York Early Music Centre
23 Nov Leeds Seven Jazz @Seven Arts (two performances - tickets now only available for early evening performance 5.45-8pm. Support from Matt Aplin trio) http://www.sevenleeds.co.uk/event/seven-jazz-andy-sheppard-quartet/
24 Nov Manchester Band on the Wall
25 Nov Sheffield Jazz @Millennium Hall