jazz and improvised music


 

Sandy Evans indian project
DATE Friday 1st November 2013
TIME 8:30pm
VENUE The Sound Lounge
TICKETS $25/$20/$15
Book Online or 9351 7940



Sandy Evans is one of Australia’s leading saxophonists and composers. Sandy performs with the Sandy Evans Trio, The catholics, the Australian Art Orchestra, MARA! Ten Part Invention, austraLYSIS, and Waratah. Sandy has won many Awards including an OAM, AIR Best Independent Jazz Record 2011, Australian Jazz Musician of The Year 2003, and 3 ARIAs. Sandy has a keen interest in Indian jazz collaboration. Her CD ‘Cosmic Waves’ featuring Guru Kaaraikkudi Mani and Sruthi Laya has just been released on renowned Indian label Underscore Records.
 
Tonight she is joined by leading Indian musician, tabla player Bobby Singh to present the next chapter in their ongoing dialogue between jazz and Indian music. the work is from Kapture, a new dance work inspired by Nelson Mandelas Indian cell-mate, Ahmed Kathrada and commissioned by and for dancer Liz Lea.
Expect soulful melodies, breathtaking improvisations, hypnotic grooves and stunning percussion solos, redefining the fusion of jazz and Indian music. This is a not to be missed event. Previous concerts with these artists have been a huge success so book now to avoid disappointment. 
 

Sandy Evans (sax) Bobby Singh (tabla) Brett Hirst (bass) Toby Hall (drums)