Soundin' Off with Maria Chiara Argirò
Wednesday 23rd, October
7:00pm - 12:00am
Concert starts at 8pm
Middle Eastern Menu served until 9:30pm
Olly Chalk Trio - Scathed Citizens (Album Release Tour)
Olly Chalk - piano/compositions
Sam Ingvorsen - double bass
Gwilym Jones - drums
The Olly Chalk Trio walks the high-wire between total freedom and detailed writing, juggling intricate, daring and emotive compositions with explosive improvising. Olly’s writing draws from 20th Century Classical and traditional Japanese music and often make connections to poetry and spoken word.
After winning the Peter Whittingham Development Award in January 2018, the trio were joined in the studio by fiery New York saxophonist John O’Gallagher. The music from this new album: ‘Scathed Citizens’ explores a vivid picture-book of themes: science fiction, mysticism, hope, anxiety, dystopia and growing up in the peaceful Suffolk countryside.
‘Super creative and different’ – John Escreet
Friday 25th, October