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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

Monday at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 04/05/2015.

Monday at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 04/05/2015.

Ian Mann on the final day of the 2015 festival with performances by Hackney Colliery Band, Hattie Briggs, Melissa James and the Neil Cowley Trio.


Sunday at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 03/05/2015.

Sunday at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 03/05/2015.

A day of musical surprises including performances from Surnatural Orchestra, In Bed With, John Scofield w. Pablo Held, Medeski Martin & Wood w. Jamie Cullum, Bassekou Kouyate and Julian Arguelles.


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