The Shape of Jazz To Come 2-Day Festival: Meg Morley Trio + Yana (Mwamba, Kane, Blackmore)(First Day)
A double bill. The trio Yana (Corey Mwamba, Dave Kane, and Joshua Blackmore) will be playing their LAST EVER London show. The Meg Morley Trio (Richard Sadler and Emiliano Caroselli) with new music for their upcoming second album release in 2019.
The Shape of Jazz To Come Presents… FORJ and NIMA
Two bands NIMA and Forj. High octane grooves and expansive improvisation from ‘Forj’, a quartet led by Scottish drummer Jonathan Silk. Following a sold-out show at Edinburgh Jazz Festival, Nima bring their eclectic influences drawing inspiration from everywhere: jazz, soul, bluegrass and all types of world music.
MOPOMOSO Presents… The Afternoon Sessions
John Russell continues to host the UK’s longest running concert series dedicated to freely improvised music. This month’s line up includes: PHIL DURRANT / MARTIN VISHNICK duo; CATH ROBERTS / ALEX WARD duo; and a trio ‘LUST ROLLERS’ with MARK BROWNE / DAN GREGORY, plus special guest IAN MCGOWAN.
Kjetil Mulelid Trio (NO)
KMT is one of Norways most interesting jazz musicians playing modern acoustic jazz. Their music is a mixture of compositions by Mulelid and pure collective improvisations.
The Shape of Jazz to Come: Elephant Talk (Guildhall), Wilbur Whitta Trio Plus (RAM) Will Cleasby Band(Trinity Laban)
A new project by the Vortex Jazz Club supported by the Dave Holland and Evan Parker Fund. This month will feature 3 bands from: Guildhall School of Music, Royal Academy of Music and Trinity Laban.
John Russell and Thurston Moore (A Fundraiser for the Vortex)
The Vortex Jazz Club is delighted to present our second in a series of fundraisers. We would like to thank Thurston Moore and John Russell for laying on this very special concert and donating all the proceeds to help the club.
Hannes Riepler / Michael Blake Quartet feat. Conor Chaplin & James Maddren
New York Tenor Saxophone Wizard Michael Blake teams up with London Jazz Guitarist Hannes Riepler and band for an evening of exciting tunes.
John Etheridge / Arun Ghosh Duo
UK guitar legend John Etheridge and award winning IndoJazz clarinetist Arun Ghosh join forces for an evening of completely improvised music.