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The John Law Trio
12 August 2021 @ 8:15 pm - 10:30 pm£10.00
Acclaimed pianist JOHN LAW returns to SoundCellar with his trio to present his unique take on standards and original compositions. John has played at over fifty festivals worldwide & worked with musicians such as Gwilym Simcock, Jason Rebello, Tim Garland & Andy Sheppard.
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John Law – piano
Ben Taylor – bass
Andy Chapman – drums
John Law, a prize-winning classical prodigy on piano, turned away from classical piano studies to pursue jazz and improvised music when he was 23 and has been involved in, and acclaimed for, a wide variety of contemporary jazz and classical projects: from solo piano concerts and albums, through trio and quartet tours and recordings, right through to large scale works for his semi-classical ensemble Cornucopia.
He has played at over fifty festivals worldwide including North Sea Jazz Festival (Rotterdam), Delhi International Jazz Festival and London Jazz Festival at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, and in clubs and concert halls all over the UK, mainland Europe, North America and beyond. He has recorded over forty albums. John’s main projects currently are his acclaimed quartet Congregation, featuring Mercury Prize nominee James Mainwaring and playing John’s original music, bringing together acoustic and electronic music; his all-acoustic quartet Re-Creations, featuring Parliamentary Jazz Award winner Sam Crockatt, playing versions of tunes from jazz/pop/classical; and Renaissance, an ambient, electronic keyboards project with saxophonist Jon Lloyd and visual artist Patrick Dunn, playing improvised music over samples created out of sacred vocal music from the 15th and 16th centuries.
Entry is £10 + booking fee in advance through the below link (available until midnight Weds 11th August), or £12 on the doorShare this event