Barry Guy is one of the world's leading bass soloists and improvisers. Well known as director and founder of the London Jazz Composers Orchestra, also as a composer of new music for chamber ensembles and symphony orchestras, he founded the Barry Guy New Orchestra in the mid 90's.
This all-star band brings together the biggest names in the world of contemporary Jazz and Improvisation from America, England, Sweden, Switzerland and Germany, and their 3-day residency here at OTO will be their first ever performance together in London.
I saw Jimi Hendrix in 1968 at the Kansas City Memorial Hall... never been the same since. That concert is why I work in music today. Are you experienced?
The transition from Hendrix to jazz was easy. Love all music. Well, mostly...