Alex Ward Sextet at Cafe OTO

Where

Cafe OTO
18-22 Ashwin Street
London
020 7923 1231

When

Thu, September 4, 2014
20:00

Add to Calendar 2014-09-04 20:00 2014-09-04 Alex Ward Sextet at Cafe OTO The Alex Ward Sextet features several of the most exciting London-based musicians currently working in the fields of composed and improvised music. Growing out of an ensemble originally convened to perform Alex's extended composition "Glass Shelves And Floor", the sextet's repertoire encompasses full-throttle ensemble improvisation plus a varied set of compositions by Ward, drawing on contemporary chamber complexity, avant-rock power and dynamics, and an askew-but-fond relationship to the "jazz" tradition. Cafe OTO, 18-22 Ashwin Street false MM/DD/YYYY

Tickets

£7

Musicians

Alex Ward
Alex Ward
multi-instrumentalist
Olie Brice
Olie Brice
bass, acoustic

About

The Alex Ward Sextet features several of the most exciting London-based musicians currently working in the fields of composed and improvised music. Growing out of an ensemble originally convened to perform Alex's extended composition "Glass Shelves And Floor", the sextet's repertoire encompasses full-throttle ensemble improvisation plus a varied set of compositions by Ward, drawing on contemporary chamber complexity, avant-rock power and dynamics, and an askew-but-fond relationship to the "jazz" tradition.

Oliver Barrett added this event on April 4, 2014

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