Ant Law’s astonishing 3rd album ‘Life I Know’ draws on a depth of musical and life experience into a career defining album, uniting some of the finest players in British Jazz. Ant Law has crafted a masterpiece, merging wide-ranging stylistic and genre influences, virtuosic musicianship and melodic accessibility. Abounding in warmth and energy, Life I Know is a deeply experienced musical expression of all the influences that surround Ant: his sense of community, culture, human interaction and creative spirit. It’s these influences that inspire Ant’s ambition and motivation to create.
Described as “An innovator” and “A gamechanger” by The Guardian, British guitarist Ant lives in London and leads his quintet “An exciting band to hear live” John Fordham.Their debut Entanglement was released in 2013 to great acclaim, followed by Zero Sum World in 2015. They have toured extensively and their third album Life I Know for Edition Records was released on the 9th of November 2018.
Ant has played in Tim Garland’s band with Jason Rebello & Asaf Sirkis, featuring on ‘Songs To The North Sky’,’Return To The Fire’ and ‘ONE’ which was shortlisted for a Grammy and won the Jazzwise Best Album award. He is a member of Trio HLK who record/tour with Dame Evelyn Glennie. He has also worked with Cory Henry, Thomas Gould and is frequently featured in “Total Guitar” and “Guitar Techniques” magazines, in which he was recently listed as an “Astounding Virtuoso”. Ant has an interest in Physics, which he read as a scholar at Edinburgh University. He tunes in perfect fourths and is the author of the book introducing the tuning “3rd Millenium Guitar” published by Mel Bay.