Sol Grimshaw Gypsy Trio, Cyclone
Sol Grimshaw Gypsy Trio, Cyclone. Part of a three-day Guildhall School of Music & Drama Jazz Department showcase featuring current students, alumni and staff members, showcasing emerging talent and new and established voices from Guildhall's thriving and eclectic jazz department.
Sol Grimshaw guitar
Cornelius Corkery guitar
Lorenzo Morabito bass
Harry Trevillion flute
Maddy Coombs tenor Sax
Laurie Milton piano/ keys
Matt May bass
Harry Ling drums
Ben Glasser guitar
Since joining the Guildhall School Sol Grimshaw has immersed himself in a large variety of styles within the jazz idiom. However this project brings Sol back to his routes of Gypsy jazz and his main influence, Django Reinhardt. The trio will be playing a mixture of jazz standards , Originals, Gypsy Waltz’s and Reinhardt Originals.
Cyclone are a newly formed quartet exploring sounds of both classic and modern jazz. Since forming Cyclone have had the pleasure of hosting Hackney Church Jazz Jam accomodating various genres and styles into one unique sound. Formed of Guildhall Jazz students from various years you can expect to hear sounds of Dexter Gordon, John Coltrane, Kenny Garrett, Tony Williams, McCoy Tyner, Cannonball Adderly and many more!
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