Sarah Gillespie - forthcoming album and UK live dates.
Wednesday, June 06, 2018
Sarah Gillespie writes;
Gigs + Album News
NEW ALBUM LAUNCH + TOUR
Hello! Very happy to announce that my 4th album will be released this autumn with a launch concert at the Southbank Centre’s Purcell Room on 29 October 2018. Arranged + produced by Mercury Prize-nominated composer + pianist Kit Downes, we will be touring the album across UK Arts centres and venues + playing dates in Europe.
New band, new songs, new sound!
Sarah Gillespie - guitar + vocals
Kit Downes - piano + organ
Ruth Goller - bass
James Maddren - drums
Chris Montague - guitar
Special guest - Laura Jurd - trumpet
Tickets will go on sale in the next couple of weeks
Brasserie Zedel London
Thursday 21 June 2018 7pm
Meanwhile I’ll be playing my last London date (before the launch) at Crazy Coqs in duo with the wonderful Tom Cawley on piano.
BOOK TICKETS HERE
JUN 21 : Brasserie Zedel London
AUG 25 : St Aldates Tavern (Blue Room) Oxford
AUG 26 : Aberjazz, Fishguard
SEP 15 : St Ives Festival
OCT 27 : Kardomah 94 Hull
OCT 29 : ALBUM LAUNCH : Purcell Room, Southbank Centre London
NOV 24 : The Stables Milton Keynes
NOV 30 : Hermon Chapel Arts Oswestry
DEC 6 : JazzSteps, Nottingham
DEC 7 : The Fleece Jazz Stoke By Nayland
JAN 13 : Colchester Arts Centre (TBC)
JAN 17 : Pizza Express Jazz Club (SOHO) London
JAN 25 : Komedia Bath
JAN 27 : The Tolmen Centre Falmouth
JAN 28 : North Devon Jazz Club Bideford
FEB 23 : The Albany Theatre London
MAR 1 : Ropetackle Arts Centre Shoreham-By-Sea
MAR 29 : The Lighthouse Theatre Poole
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