Tim Garland - “Winter Encounters”, online concert series, December 2020.
Wednesday, November 25, 2020
Saxophonist Tim Garland will present three online concerts during December. His guests include Norma Winstone & Kit Downes, Liane Carroll & Jason Rebello and Ayanna Witter-Johnson & Jason Rebello.
Matt Fripp of Jazzfuel writes;
On December 6th, jazz fans can tune into a unique trio performance by celebrated British saxophonist Tim Garland, legendary singer Norma Winstone and ECM recording artist Kit Downes at the piano.
Not only that, but the the artists will host a live Q&A at the end of the 45 minute set, which was beautifully filmed and streamed from Oak Gable Studios.
This ticketed concert is just the first of a series of unique trio performances, entitled Winter Encounters, which sees Tim Garland bring together world class performers into his studio. The encounters will be streamed throughout the winter season on a per-performance basis and purchasing a ticket also gives the viewer 7 days to re-watch.
Joining Tim Garland (saxophones & bass clarinet) for the Winter Encounters…
6th December Norma Winstone & Kit Downes
20th December Liane Carroll & Jason Rebello
27th December Ayanna Witter-Johnson & Jason Rebello
More about Tim Garland
Over the last 30 years, British saxophonist Tim Garland has forged a reputation as a highly distinctive and in-demand musician and composer. His vast CV includes world tours with Chick Corea, large-scale orchestral commissions, a Grammy Award and his own award-winning jazz projects featuring the likes of Joe Locke, Geoffrey Keezer, Gwilym Simcock and Asaf Sirkis.
Whilst often inspired by influences from the diverse European classical tradition, his celebrated virtuosity as a saxophonist and improviser maintains his position as one the UK’s most authentic jazz voices.