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Burum

  • Cafe Jazz 21 Saint Mary Street Cardiff, Wales, CF10 1PL United Kingdom (map)

Tomos Williams trumpet
Daniel Williams tenor sax
Patrick Rimes welsh pipes
Dave Jones piano
Aidan Thorne bass
Mark O'Connor drums

Burum (meaning 'yeast' in Welsh) play original jazz-influenced interpretations of traditonal Welsh folk melodies - beautiful, melancholic melodies are performed alongside fiery solos and deep grooves. 

Burum have toured India twice (2014,2015), represented Wales at the Festival Interceltique de Lorient, Brittany (2017, 2013), toured Wales several times and performed at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in Washington, D.C., USA (2009). The band released their third CD 'Llef' (The Cry) to widespread acclaim in 2016. 

Burum includes some of Wales' most creative jazz and folk musicians: mixing these ingredients together creates the unique and extraordinary band sound that is Burum.

Tickets £6  | £5

"Amazing jazz... wonderful stuff"  
Chris Philips, JazzFM. 

"utterly, utterly beautiful" 
Aidan Walton, BBC Radio Wales. 

"Compelling and remarkable, bewitching the listener with creative twists and imaginative improvised sections" 
Musician Magazine. 

**** "the band envince excellent group dynamics... [with] beautifully weighed passages of mellow swing, eliciting fine contributions all round" 
Jazz Journal Magazine

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