image for Music - Jazz item type‘Kwartet' featuring Tim Whitehead and Tony Woods at The Bull's Head

Music - Jazz, Wed 23 Jan 2019


373 Lonsdale Road,
SW13 9PY


Way Out West Presents ‘Kwartet' featuring Tim Whitehead and Tony Woods: With Tim Whitehead and Tony Woods, saxes, Dave Jones, bass and Tom Hooper, drums. Tonight’s performance brings together some of the best jazz musicians in the UK led by two founding members of the UK jazz collective, Way Out West. Expect expressive and conversational improvisations within swing, Latin and funk grooves sculptured into impressive compositions which take the listener through a journey with the performers. Top UK saxophone players Tony Woods and Tim Whitehead recorded the CD "Seventh Daze" back in 2012 with the group Kwartet which was then described as "unpretentiously joyous music making …." John Fordham-The Guardian. The line-up is completed with Dave Jones on bass and Tom Hooper on drums, out of the Way Out West Collective, a unique collective of jazz musicians. Diverse improvisation, performance, arranging, composition, all come to the forefront in full force as each member presents their work with stars from today’s jazz scene. “Woods’ writing is colourful, imaginative and inventive and the way in which he brings his various influences together to create a seamless whole is frequently masterful….” The Jazzmann. "For my money, Tim is the finest tenor player in Britain today….'' Andy Hamilton - Jazz Review

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 23 Jan 2019 20:00


£10 advance/£12 on the door
Entry Requirements: Under 18s to be accompanied by an appropriate adult



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