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Alison Rayner Quintet ARQ - Jazz Festival Headliner


'A gorgeous album synthesising mood, melody and the interplay between musicians totally at home with each other.' Jazzwise (A Magic Life)

Thursday November 23, 2017

8:00 pm

Tickets: £15 (full), £12 (students)

Buy online 

or phone for tickets 07827 012875

Hidden Rooms

ARQ's profile has risen rapidly in the past three years, with extensive touring and critical acclaim for their second album, 'A Magic Life'. They have built a substantial and wide-ranging audience, receiving national and international radio play and four and five star reviews in jazz and national press. Their music is awash with infectious grooves, lyrical melodies and a music founded in jazz but with folk, rock, classical and other world music influences.

Music samples
The Trunk Call

Artists: Alison Rayner double bass, Deirdre Cartwright guitar, Steve Lodder piano, Diane McLoughlin sax, Buster Birch drums

http://www.blowthefuse.com/albums/a-magic-life/