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A return to the EFG London Jazz Festival

Southbank Centre's Purcell Room, London


Accepted standards, but not as you know them: familiar tunes are transformed in new compositions by five of the best and brightest British jazz composers for the extraordinary power and virtuosity of a contemporary music ensemble.

Trish Clowes, Elliot Galvin, Laura Jurd, Robert Mitchell and Alex Paxton will also feature as soloists alongside their original new works in this genre-blending event. 

Elliot Galvin  God Bless The Free Market (London Sinfonietta commission, world premiere)
Laura Jurd  A Lovesome Thing (London Sinfonietta commission, world premiere)
Robert Mitchell  Multitudes II (London Sinfonietta commission, world premiere)​​​​​​​
Alex Paxton  Meany (London Sinfonietta commission, world premiere)​​​​​​​
Trish Clowes  Carousel Trees (London Sinfonietta commission, world premiere)

Lauren Kinsella  vocals
Trish Clowes  saxophone
Laura Jurd  trumpet 
Alex Paxton  trombone 
Elliot Galvin  piano 
Robert Mitchell  piano 
Will Sach  bass
Saleem Raman  kit
Gerry Cornelius  conductor
London Sinfonietta

This event is produced by the London Sinfonietta and supported by the Southbank Centre
The work of the London Sinfonietta is supported by Arts Council England and the John Ellerman Foundation

Watch Elliot Galvin's London Sinfonietta commission Beginning of the Sharpness from our EFG London Jazz Festival concert last year:

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    Venue: (view map)

    Purcell Room
    Southbank Centre
    Belvedere Rd
    London SE1 8XX

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