JAZZ at HEART presents the TOM OLLENDORFF TRIO
Guitarist TOM OLLENDORFF has fast been building a reputation as one of the most exciting jazz guitarists in the UK. He has worked alongside some of the top names on the British and international jazz scene including Ari Hoenig, Bill McHenry, Jeff Williams, Huw Warren and Geoff Simkins.Bassist CONOR CHAPLIN is one the most sought of after bass players in the country. Known for his work in Dinosaur, and has worked alongside Jesse Van Ruller, Kit Downes, Stan Sultzman, Ari Hoenig and Harold Mabern.
MARC MICHEL is one of the most exciting and in demand drummers in Europe. He has worked alongside Mike Moreno, Jesse Van Ruller, Kurt Rosenwinkel and is a member of internationally acclaimed group E
New album, A Song for You released on Fresh Sounds Records, showcases Tom Ollendorff’s distinctive style and flair for both composition and improvisation, again teaming up with Marc Michel and Conor Chaplin. This longstanding trio have an innate understanding of each other’s musical idiosyncrasies, which becomes very evident in the improvisational passages on the album. The result is a series of engaging and hypnotic grooves, interweaving reoccurring themes and subtly allowing enough space for each individual to showcase their undeniable talent.
Album trailer: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC30uImUhDlagGbnYuFeAlKw
“I am incredibly excited to be getting back on the road to celebrate the release of this album, especially after a year of such limited opportunities to play live.
Our tour is going to all corners of the UK and I can’t wait to be reunited with audiences across the country. Fresh Sound New Talent have released some of my favourite jazz records, and it is a thrill for me to be
joining the long list of incredible artists who are associated with the label. I really hope you enjoy the record.” Tom Ollendorff.
Music in the Marquee from 7pm – 9.15pm approx. Event finishes 9.30pm
Drinks and snacks will be available – payment by card preferred.
Please note that carpark is closed.
Tickets £5.00 available from HEART reception and online
Please note this is a ticketed event only as numbers are restricted. The event will be held in the marquee in the carpark and social distancing guidance is required.
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