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Beresford Hammond

Improvising duo of Charlie Beresford ( acoustic guitar, piano) and Sonia Hammond (cello). Album “The Science of Snow” released 2105 followed by “Each Edge of the Field” (2017) and “Circle Inside the Folds” (2017).


ARTIST REVIEWS
The Science of Snow
The Science of Snow

"Beresford seems to be particularly adept at bringing genuine beauty to the art of free improvisation and this talent reaches its apotheosis on this recording."

4 out of 5

Album Review


Each Edge of the Field
Each Edge of the Field

"Music that is melancholy and sometimes unsettling, but is undeniably atmospheric and possessed of a dark beauty that is all its own."

3-5 out of 5

Album Review


Circle Inside the Folds
Circle Inside the Folds

"Beresford Hammond continue to bring true beauty to the art of free improvisation, once again producing an intimate, accessible and strangely beautiful album to both intrigue and beguile the listener."

4 out of 5

Album Review


JAZZ MANN FEATURES

Preview - Mark Lockheart’s ‘Days On Earth’ at South Hill Arts Centre, Bracknell.

Preview - Mark Lockheart’s ‘Days On Earth’ at South Hill Arts Centre, Bracknell.

Guest contributor Trevor Bannister previews a performance of saxophonist and composer Mark Lockheart's "Days On Earth" suite at the Wilde Theatre, South Hill Arts Centre, Bracknell on 27/09/2019.


Sunday at Brecon Jazz Festival 2019, 11/08/2019.

Sunday at Brecon Jazz Festival 2019, 11/08/2019.

Ian Mann on the final day of the Festival, and performances by Ross Stanley, Karen Sharp, Stochelo Rosenberg, Rory Ingham and the Celtic Jazz Quartet. Photography by Bob Meyrick.


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