8.30 - 11.00pm
£8 on the door
the political rhetoric, Atzmon now lets the music do the talking,
relaxing into a skilful and witty dialogue with his versatile bandmates.
Together they breathe new harmonic and rhythmic life into every
composition they perform, transforming even the most well-worn jazz
standards into scintillating originals - the true essence of real live
jazz." "You get an awful lot of music with Gilad Atzmon: quotes from
jazz standards, torch songs, ideas playfully purloined from
Mediterranean or Middle Eastern sources, sultry Paris-cabaret smooches,
New Orleans clarinet swing and bebop in hyperdrive. The Israeli reed
virtuoso is acclaimed as one of the most original world-jazz
specialists..” - John Fordham, The Guardian. "Atzmon is an astonishing
musician with a seemingly effortless ability to demolish and rebuild any
old tune he chooses to play" - John Lewis, Time Out.