Square_H_White R home recommended_events search_white ticket_shop trending_events
What's On In Bristol Buy Gig Tickets Trending Bristol Gigs Recommended Events in Bristol ADD EVENT
Headfirst Bristol:
Bristol Gigs Bristol Clubs Events
Sunday 15th February 2015

Ant Law Quintet

— Hen & Chicken
Top UK Jazz Guitarist
time:20:00
price: £12/£10

Information:

Ant Law (guitar), Ivo Neame (piano), Tom Farmer (bass), James Maddren (drums) + Late addition of Julian Siegel (Saxes)

The quintet includes some of the finest younger generation jazz musicians. Two of which are well known to Bristol audiences: Ivo Neame; most especially with Phronesis, but also with Marius Neset, Jim Hart plus his own groups, and James Maddren who has rapidly become the go-to-guy for a who's who of top UK jazz groups. The bonus adddition of Julian Siegel on saxes is a major plus to this already stellar group.

'An exciting band to hear live. ' - John Fordham, The Guardian

Guitarist Ant Law was a scholar at both Edinburgh University and Berklee College of Music (USA) until moving to London in 2008. He then picked up work with artists such as Tim Garland, Mica Paris, Gwilym Simcock, Leon Ware, Asaf Sirkis, accordionist Koby Israelite, vocalists Camille O'Sullivan & Eileen Hunter, and members of Incognito and Level 42.

Law has established himself as a standout new talent with an unorthodox yet original guitar approach as well as one of the UK's noteworthy new composers.

He makes regular trips to New York to study with his heroes Ben Monder, Lage Lund, and significantly Ari Hoenig, with their collective influences audible in his music.

His style has been described as similar to that of the great Pat Metheny with lots of space, utilising interesting melodies and harmonies.

'..Scarily proficient. A voice to heed' Jazzwise

http://www.antlaw.co.uk/
WHO'S GOING:

Tickets for Similar Events:

Spill Gold at Rough Trade Bristol in Bristol
Today
Spill Gold
Fantôme & Rough Trade Bristol present
Ben Hayes + support at Crofters Rights in Bristol
Today
Ben Hayes + support
Next up we welcome up rising producer and key figure in the London jazz explosion, Ben Hayes, for our first show at the Crofters.
UT, Zad Kokar & Slaylor Moon at Exchange in Bristol
Tomorrow
UT, Zad Kokar & Slaylor Moon
NYC No-wave Pioneers and French weirdo-beat
Tropical Tea Party's Tropical Cruise at Thekla! at Thekla in Bristol
Tomorrow
Tropical Tea Party's Tropical Cruise at Thekla!
3 headliners and many more acts across 2 rooms aboard our lavishly decorated tropical party cruise ship!
'TAPESLEEP' LIVE ALBUM PERFORMANCE at Centrespace in Bristol
Tomorrow
'TAPESLEEP' LIVE ALBUM PERFORMANCE
Featuring Sean Addicott, Microdeform, EMEI, Those who Came Before Us..., Sam Grudgings, and Pascal Vine
IT: Adam & Elvis, IdleGod & Jack King at Mr Wolfs in Bristol
Tomorrow
IT: Adam & Elvis, IdleGod & Jack King
Fun, yet dark frustrated Pop
POSTPONED CC Smugglers "How High"  at The Old Market Assembly in Bristol
Tomorrow
POSTPONED CC Smugglers "How High"
***Postponed*** CC Smuggler’s long awaited debut album is finally announced. ‘How High’ r
Pet Shimmers + Wych Elm at The Louisiana in Bristol
Saturday 20th April 2019
Pet Shimmers + Wych Elm
The Bristol collective, led by Oliver Wilde & currently being championed by BBC 6Music, prepare for their return
Ant Law Quintet at Hen & Chicken in Bristol
01 / 01
image:
SHARABLE LNK:
E23578

Facebook Pages: