Patchwork Jazz Orchestra

Wed Nov 21 2018

8:00 PM Doors

Vortex Jazz Club

11 Gillett Square London N16 8AZ

£13.10

All Ages

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Patchwork Jazz Orchestra are a London-based millennial big band that has no leader but a variety of composers using the ensemble as a platform for fresh sounds and ideas. A factory of sound, materialising the musical fantasies of a new generation of jazz musicians.

With such a melting pot of influences and characters, the music ranges from luscious and sweet melodies to broad walls of sound, from drum and bass to funeral marches, from fairytale ballads to calypso. The musical glue binding it together are the 17 musicians that power the vibrations and their universal passion for improvisation. Drawing on the wealth of history of the big band format, PJO have revamped it into a well-oiled machine that embraces a modern day philosophy of music making.

Having already met through other smaller ensembles and subgroups, many members of the band had a desire not only to play more large ensemble music, but to have the opportunity and environment to write for it. Ideas for the band began forming in early 2014, and in November that year the 17 piece group made its debut to a sell out audience at the London Jazz Festival.

After winning the Peter Whittingham Award in 2015, the band have hosted their own “Patchwork” nights, engaging new audiences at unusual spaces in London, and have just finished recording their first album at AIR Studios, scheduled for release in early 2019.

Patchwork Jazz Orchestra

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    Patchwork Jazz Orchestra

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Patchwork Jazz Orchestra

Wed Nov 21 2018 8:00 PM Doors

Vortex Jazz Club London
Patchwork Jazz Orchestra

£13.10 All Ages

Patchwork Jazz Orchestra are a London-based millennial big band that has no leader but a variety of composers using the ensemble as a platform for fresh sounds and ideas. A factory of sound, materialising the musical fantasies of a new generation of jazz musicians.

With such a melting pot of influences and characters, the music ranges from luscious and sweet melodies to broad walls of sound, from drum and bass to funeral marches, from fairytale ballads to calypso. The musical glue binding it together are the 17 musicians that power the vibrations and their universal passion for improvisation. Drawing on the wealth of history of the big band format, PJO have revamped it into a well-oiled machine that embraces a modern day philosophy of music making.

Having already met through other smaller ensembles and subgroups, many members of the band had a desire not only to play more large ensemble music, but to have the opportunity and environment to write for it. Ideas for the band began forming in early 2014, and in November that year the 17 piece group made its debut to a sell out audience at the London Jazz Festival.

After winning the Peter Whittingham Award in 2015, the band have hosted their own “Patchwork” nights, engaging new audiences at unusual spaces in London, and have just finished recording their first album at AIR Studios, scheduled for release in early 2019.

Patchwork Jazz Orchestra

Patchwork Jazz Orchestra

Modern Big Band

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All Ages
limit 10 per person
Seated
£12.00 (+ £1.10 Fees)

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Terms & Conditions

TicketWeb are committed to supporting grassroots & independent music across the UK and are proud to partner with & support the work of the Music Venue Trust. A 50p contribution from the booking fee on each ticket goes directly to maintain and sustain this venue. For more info on the work the Music Venues Trust does to support grassroots venues in the UK please visit www.musicvenuetrust.com