new, original and improvised music in Cambridge
Unitarian Church, 5 Emmanuel Road, Cambridge CB1 1JW
Doors and bar 7.30pm / music from 8pm
£12 on the door (£10 students)
£10 (plus booking fee) from www.wegottickets.com/listencambridge
Friday 24th May
A new ensemble matching the established trio of Rachel Musson (tenor sax), Olie Brice (double bass) and Mark Sanders (drums) with renowned alto saxophonist Jason Yarde. The quartet uses a composed framework of themes, text and gesture to weave a skein of exploration in sound, melody and time. Read more...
Friday 28th June
It's our second anniversary, so come and celebrate with a rare live performance from one of our favourite trios. Olie Brice (double bass), James Allsopp (bass clarinet) and Alex Bonney (electronics). Music ranging from rich, evolving ambient textures to energetic electronica-influenced improv. Acoustic instruments are blended with electronic real-time processing creating a hypnotic, haunting sound world.
There may also be cake!
Pale Blue Dot
Friday 19th July
Music by Johnny Hunter inspired by the photograph of Earth as seen from a distance of 6 billion kilometers taken in 1990 by Voyager 1. It seeks to provide listeners with the perspective that might be possible from the outer reaches of our Solar System.
Gemma Bass (violin), Aby Vuliamy (viola), Mick Bardon (cello), Seth Bennett (double bass), Mark Hanslip (tenor sax), Johnny Hunter (percussion)
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