Adam Glasser - forthcoming album and UK live dates October 2018 - April 2019.
Thursday, October 04, 2018
We have received the following press release;
“...a unique evening of township jazz and beyond. A joyous affair and resounding success.”
Blues & Soul Magazine
“A composer, keyboardist and harmonica player, Glasser is intense – his tunes are joyful, driving and danceable.”
Jazz Times Review
Due for release in 2019 is Adam’s studio recording SA & BEYOND.
Adam Glasser fronts one of the few UK-based jazz ensembles focusing on South African jazz compositions — not to be missed!
Personnel varies per gig but musicians include: Jason Yarde; Chris Batchelor, George Crowley, Rob Luft, Mike Outram, Steve Watts, Tim Giles, Corrie Dick.
This summer Adam’s harmonica Featured in the Live Orchestral Accompaniment of Quincy Jones’ Score for ‘The Italian Job’
7 Oct: Seaford
26 Oct: Bebop Club, Bristol
27 Oct: National Harmonica League, Bristol Folk House feat. Rob Paparozzi ( USA)
6 Nov: SA Jazz Night, Ivy House London
10 Nov: Music of John Barry, Manchester Camerata Bridgewater Hall
4 Dec: SA Jazz Night, Ivy House London
9 Dec: South African Jazz Vortex Fundraiser feat. Jason Yarde
24 Feb: Black Mountain Jazz, Abergavenny
28 Feb: Leicester Jazz
14 Mar: Seven Jazz Leeds*
15 Mar: Sheffield Jazz
28 Mar: Cambridge Jazz
26 Apr: Poole Lighthouse
*feat. Rob Luft, George Crowley, Steve Watts Corrie Dick
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann is educated and entertained by the first date of a tour celebrating the life and music of trumpeter Dizzy Reece performed by pianist Trevor Watkis and a stellar international quintet.
Ian Mann enjoys the final day of the Festival and performances by Flying Machines, the Monty Alexander Trio and Bill Laurance and the WDR Big Band conducted by Bob Mintzer.