Philip Clouts Quartet - CANCELLED

'Precise ebullience and relaxed funkiness'  - The Guardian
Date : 5 / Apr / 2020
Time : 12:00 (Coffee 11:00)
Address : Bury Road, Stapleford, Cambridge, CB22 5BP
Tel : 01223 849004

Philip Clouts Quartet – CANCELLED

Stapleford Granary


Philip Clouts Quartet – Sunday Coffee Concert

Philip Clouts – Piano  Dee Byrne – Saxophone  Tim Fairhall – Bass
Ted Carrasco – Drums

Philip Clouts was born in South Africa and brought to Britain as a baby. His father, the poet Sydney Clouts, was a great fan of South African music and throughout Philip’s childhood the house resounded to the strains of Hugh Masekela, Miriam Makeba and township jazz. It was the pianists who particularly caught Philip’s ear, especially Abdullah Ibrahim and Chris McGregor, and that’s where it all started.

Philip Clouts is founder member, composer and pianist in Zubop ‘that spirited, hugely enjoyable jazz outfit, which takes the whole world of music as its home territory’ (The Observer). 4 CDs have been released on 33 Records and performances have been in a wide variety of venues and festivals in the UK and Europe, including WOMAD, Glastonbury, Berlin Worldbeat Festival, Brewery Arts Centre, Exeter Phoenix, Frankfurt Sinkkasten, London Vortex.

‘The best of British jazz’ – Jazz FM

‘Precise ebullience and relaxed funkiness’  – The Guardian

Video: ‘Tilt’ by Philip Clouts Qt

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