Saturday 25 July
Performance starts at 7.30pm
(Concessions £6; Green Man Lane residents £4)
An amazing evening of live music featuring local talent.
Tess and Row
Tess and Row are a jazz based duo from north London playing songs old and new from a fresh perspective. Both are seasoned performers of both original and cover songs and bring an exciting energy to their performance.
Marky started teaching himself the piano at the age of 14. Since moving to London he has been a staple on the circuit. His infectious stage presence has captured many audiences as he shows off his wide repertoire of covers alongside his catchy originals. All played with his energetic style of Rock and roll piano playing, alongside his powerful vocals. His debut EP “First Takes” is due out later in 2015.
‘Simply one of the most exciting improvising musicians this country has.’
-Kevin Le Gendre
Keith Waithe [ LRSM ] [ PGCEA ] – is an award winning flautist, composer, teacher, expert proponent of vocal gymnastics and leader of The Macusi Players. A world music Jazz band- blending rhythms from the Caribbean, South America, Asia and Africa.
Keith mixes many sounds from his collection of over 200 flutes fusing enigmatic musical forms and world music resonances.
In addition to working on radio, theatre and television Keith ‘s 8th Album “Gathering Echoes” has had rave reviews. Amongst many others Keith has worked with Nitin Sawhney, Courtney Pine and percussionist Bosco de Oliverira.
Keith reaches out to his audiences from early years through to the older generations and is renowned for maximising audience participation.
Keith Waithe recently returned from performing at the successful first Rupununi Music and Arts Festival in the Rainforest, Annai Guyana, South America last year. Keith ‘s new Cd “ Earth Flight the Direction ” will be available on Friday 31st July 2015 . The Keith Waithe and the Macusi Players will be on the Main Stage of the Ealing Jazz Festival, Walpole Park, Mattock Lane, Ealing W5, at 9.15pm.
Keith Waithe performs at Westminister Abbey:
Bookings are closed for this event.