The Vortex & Cafe OTO celebrate Evan Parker's 70th. 21, 23, 25 Oct at The Vortex
Monthly Vortex residency with the master of free improvisation.
Tonight’s concert will start promptly at 8.30pm
First set Sam Bailey solo prepared piano
Second set Evan Parker / John Russell / John Edwards
Third set Evan Parker / John Russell / John Edwards / Sam Bailey
A major force in European improvising, Parker has collaborated with everyone from Cecil Taylor, Paul Bley & Anthony Braxton, to Scott Walker, Robert Wyatt and Squarepusher. He is one of Europe’s most innovative and intriguing saxophonists, which is why he keeps audiences coming back for more.
‘If you’ve ever been tempted by free improvisation, Parker is your gateway drug.’ Stewart Lee
19th June 2014
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Evan Parker was born in Bristol in 1944. At the age of fourteen he began playing the alto saxophone. He eventually switched to tenor and soprano after being [...]