Laura Jurd – Cornet
Elliot Galvin – Piano
After cancelling all gigs in the Shape of Jazz to Come Series in 2020 due to Covid-19 the series is back in the shape of a fantastic duo with Elliot Galvin and Laura Jurd. The performance that was recorded at the Vortex Jazz Club will be streamed Thursday 8 April 8pm. Elliot Galvin and Laura Jurd have been making music together for over a decade, most notably as one half of the Mercury nominated band Dinosaur. Tonight they will be playing a set of original music written by both of them, in a rare duo setting.Together they form a formidable creative duo each bringing their own musical personality to both their compositions and playing. Both share a common in a background in classical music as well as jazz and are in their own element whether the work is composed or freely improvised.The Shape of Jazz to Come Series of performances was set up in 2018 with the Dave Holland – Evan Parker Fund and hosted by the Vortex Jazz Club to support emerging talent as well as innovation and quality in jazz.
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*Please note: all performers and the venue are following Covid-19 regulations to make sure this live-stream was prepared safely.