Set 1 Close/Lockheart duo
John Close guitar
Alex Lockheart guitar
This duo play their take on some classic standards, inspired by the Julian Lage and Martin Taylor duo.
Tom Dalby trumpet
Norman Willmore alto sax
Daniel Newberry tenor sax
Ben William-Stacey trombone
Pedro Baião piano
Matheus Prado bass
Eddie Jones-West drums
Matheus Prado Septet is project which joins tradition with contemporary music.
The compositions and arrangements goes from classical music to African rhythms and melodies, passing through Europe and America.
With heavy influence by Kenny Wheeler who mixed traditional sounds with modern harmonies, this septet present a pallet of different colours, bringing to the audience a new approach to contemporary jazz.
In their repertoire we can find an African Suite in four movements or a Brazilian traditional song (O Bom Filho a Casa Torna) among others that show their versatility and different sound textures.
Tickets £7 | £5 | mpradomota.com