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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


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