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London Jazz Festival live from Kings Place

Soweto Kinch hosts the opening night celebration of the EFG London Jazz Festival

LIVE from London, Soweto Kinch hosts the opening night celebration of the EFG London Jazz Festival from Kings Place with a set from Amir ElSaffar’s Rivers of Sound Orchestra, a 17 piece band blending music of East and West, plus many surprise guests offering a selection of music from across the festival.

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1 hour, 60 minutes

Last on

Fri 16 Nov 2018 23:00

Music Played

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  • Amir ElSaffar's Rivers Of Sound

    Music from Amir ElSaffar's Rivers of Sound

  • Camilla George Quartet

    The People Could Fly

  • Camilla George Quartet

    The Most Useful Slave

  • Camilla George Quartet

    How Nehemiah Got Free

  • Alice Zawadzki, Hyelim Kim, Rob Luft and Misha Mullov-Abbado Quartet

    Sanjo

  • Alice Zawadzki, Hyelim Kim, Rob Luft and Misha Mullov-Abbado Quartet

    Falling Ribbons

  • Alice Zawadzki, Hyelim Kim, Rob Luft and Misha Mullov-Abbado Quartet

    Expect The Unexpected

  • Alice Zawadzki, Hyelim Kim, Rob Luft and Misha Mullov-Abbado Quartet

    Low Sun; Lovely Pink Light

PLAYLIST

Amir AlSaffar’s Rivers Of Sound

Set list:

Jourjina Over Three (7’00)

Penny Explosion (7’00)

Ya lbni Ya lbni (My Son, My Son) (7’00)

Layl (Night) (7’00)

Hijaz 21/8 (7’00)

Shards of Memory/B Half Flat Fantasy (10’00)

Personnel:

Amir ElSaffar - trumpet/santur / vocal                                                                                                                  

Carlo DeRosa - upright bass

Ole Mathisen - tenor saxophone/soprano saxophone                                  

Fabrizio Cassol   - alto saxophone            

Nasheet Waits  - drums

Tareq Abboushi - buzuq                                                               

Dafer Tawil - oud / percussion  

George Ziadeh  - oud / vocal     

JD Parran - clarinet/bass saxophone                                                                      

Mohamed Saleh - oboe / English horn  

Tim Moore - dumbek / frame drum       

Miles Okazaki    electric guitar   

Aruán Ortiz - piano

Rajna Swaminathan -  mrudangam

Naseem Alatrash - cello              

Dena ElSaffar - violin     

Jason Adasiewicz – vibraphone

 

Camilla George Quartet

The People Could Fly (9mins)

The Most Useful Slave (9mins)

How Nehemiah Got Free (9mins)

 

Personnel:

Camilla George (sax)

Sarah Tandy (piano)

Jihad Darwish (bass)

Winston Clifford (drums)

 

Alice Zawadzki/Hyelim Kim/Rob Luft/Misha Mullov-Abado Quartet

Sanjo (8 mins) (Comp. Trad)

Expect The Unexpected (8mins) (comp. Rob Luft)

Falling Ribbons (8 mins) (comp. Alice Zawadzki, Hyelim Kim, Rob Luft, and Misha Mullov-Abbado)

Low Sun; Lovely Pink Light (8 mins) (Comp. Alice Zawadzki)

     

Personnel:

Alice Zawadzki (vocals, violin)

Hyelim Kim (flute)

Rob Luft (guitar)

Misha Mullov-Abbado (bass)

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Meet the presenters

Soweto Kinch, Emma Smith and Al Ryan.