Trane & Bird, Back to Back at Pizza Express Jazz Club 27-28/10
On Fri 27 OCT - Sat 28 Oct Gilad Atzmon & The OHE
will be presenting The Spirit of Trane and Bird with Strings (back to back) to celebrate two of the most important jazz musicians of all time – John Coltrane and Charlie Parker.
EARLY SHOW - The Spirit of Trane
Doors open at 7 pm
Marking fifty years without John Coltrane, Gilad Atzmon & The Orient House Ensemble reflect upon the beauty of the man’s music. John Coltrane was the most influential tenor saxophonist in jazz history.
LATE SHOW - Bird with Strings Tribute
Doors open at 10 pm
Unclassifiable, controversial, charismatic, a central figure on the British and world jazz scenes, saxophonist and author, Gilad Atzmon performing the music of arguably the greatest alto sax player in jazz history, Charlie Parker. On the night, Gilad will be accompanied by a full string section adding depth to bird's classic compositions. This is a must-see show that has been earning rave reviews around the country!
Watch The Spirit of Trane EPK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tIBcDOXVL60