CONVERGENCE @ The Cockpit

CONVERGENCE @ The Cockpit

The Cockpit (map)

Shinya Fukumori – drums
BJ Cole – pedal steel guitar
Iain Ballamy – saxophones
Chris Montague – guitar

For one performance only, four exceptional musicians come together for a unique musical collaboration. Each bring their compositional language to a point of convergence from which new interpretations of songs emerge. The uncommon format of pedal steel guitar, saxophone, electric guitar and drums promise soundscapes that will inspire and surprise.

Iain Ballamy with David Rees Williams @ Canterbury Festival

Iain Ballamy with David Rees Williams @ Canterbury Festival

Eastern Crypt, Canterbury Cathedral (map)

David Rees-Williams - piano
Iain Ballamy - tenor saxophone
Ian Crowther - oboe
with the Festival Chamber Orchestra Ensemble

‘A Musical Tapestry’ is part of this year’s Canterbury Festival. In the Cathedral’s Eastern Crypt, these stunning musicians will perform a wonderful programme of varying musical colours and textures, explored through a combination of jazz and classical styles, reinterpreted in a unique, exciting way.

Iain Ballamy Quartet @ Cedars Hall, Wells

Iain Ballamy Quartet @ Cedars Hall, Wells

Cedars Hall (map)

Iain Ballamy - saxophones
Huw Warren - piano
Yuri Golubev - double bass
Mark Whitlam - drums

For this concert at the magnificent Cedars Hall in the ancient city of Wells, Iain is joined by the Welsh pianist and composer, Huw Warren, who has achieved an international reputation for lyrical, innovative and eclectic music-making, Yuri Golubev the extraordinary bass-virtuoso from Russia and the superb brush strokes of drummer Mark Whitlam.