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Simcock, Garland, Sirkis

Collectively known as Lighthouse or The Lighthouse Trio pianist Gwilym Simcock, saxophonist Tim Garland and drummer/percussionist Asaf Sirkis recently signed to ACT records. “Lighthouse”, their debut for the label, was released in spring 2012. 


ARTIST REVIEWS
Lighthouse
Lighthouse

"A well structured album full of intelligent, colourful writing with each tune telling a story and with an excellent standard of musicianship throughout."

4 out of 5

Album Review


Lighthouse at The Edge Arts Centre, Much Wenlock, Shropshire, 08/09/2012.
Lighthouse at The Edge Arts Centre, Much Wenlock, Shropshire, 08/09/2012.

"An excellent, superbly constructed performance with the group exhibiting an admirable control of dynamics. The playing varied between the fierily exuberant to the downright beautiful."

4 out of 5

Live Review


JAZZ MANN FEATURES

Way in to the Way Out: Arun Ghosh and Zoe Rahman, EFG London Jazz Festival, 15th, 16th November 2014

Way in to the Way Out: Arun Ghosh and Zoe Rahman, EFG London Jazz Festival, 15th, 16th November 2014

Part lecture, part musical performance, Ghosh and Rahman present an A to Z of their musical influences and personal jazz histories. Informative, educational and entertaining.


Book Review; “Different Every Time – The Authorised Biography of Robert Wyatt” by Marcus O’ Dair.

Book Review; “Different Every Time – The Authorised Biography of Robert Wyatt” by Marcus O’ Dair.

The story of a remarkable life and an indomitable spirit that addresses its subject with sympathy and honesty allied to painstaking detail. It's also highly readable and good value for money.


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