Coming to the Vortex Jazz Club in May

Source: London’s Vortex Jazz Club.

THU 02 MAY 2019
DAN WEISS – DRUM CLINIC
Dan Weiss is leading a drum clinic in advance of his evening performance. Places are limited, so make sure to book in advance. “Dan Weiss has been hailed as one…
Time: 4.30 – 7PM
DAN WEISS – STAREBABY
Starebaby is the upshot of drummer/composer Dan Weiss’s long-running dream to bring together some of the most accomplished players on the jazz scene to play music that combines the improvisation nature of that…
Time: 7.45 – 11PM

TUE 07 MAY 2019

MICHAEL FORMANEK ELUSION QUARTET
One marker of bassist Michael Formanek’s creativity and versatility is the range of distinguished musicians of several generations he’s worked with. While still a teenager in the 1970s he toured…
Time: 7.45 – 11PM

TUE 14 MAY 2019
SYLVIE COURVOISIER TRIO FT. DREW GRESS AND KENNY WOLLESEN
“Some pianists approach the instrument like it’s a cathedral-Sylvie Courvoisier sometimes treats it like a playground,” observes Kevin Whitehead aptly in the liner notes to D’Agala (Intakt), the latest album…
Time: 7.45 – 11.30PM

SUN 19 MAY 2019

MOPOMOSO PRESENTS: AFTERNOON SESSIONS
Full information coming soon…
Time: 3 – 6PM

THU 23 MAY 2019
EVAN PARKER
For this performance Evan invites Robert Jarvis (trombone) and John Edwards (bass). Evan will play soprano saxophone. The spectrum of music played by Evan Parker ranges from “free jazz” to…
Time: 7.45 – 11PM

FRI 31 MAY 2019
CHRIS SHARKEY/CHARLES HAYWARD/JACK WYLIE + CRACKLE
Following on from their recording and gig at Cafe OTO for trestle records as part of their ‘One Day Band’ series, Chris Sharkey (TrioVD, Sharkey / Sanders, Roller Trio) Charles…
Time: 7.45 – 11.30PM