Birmingham International Piano Festival: Sam Leak Trio

Leak, Samuel ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2291-8803, Read, Simon and Glaser, Will (2019) Birmingham International Piano Festival: Sam Leak Trio. [Performance]

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Abstract

The Sam Leak Trio perform contemporary jazz with a gospel-tinged and folk-inspired, freedom and abandon. Conjuring up the joy and emotion typified by Paul Bley and Keith Jarrett's 1960s trios, the ensemble maintains a sense of the tradition whilst performing music that is very much rooted in the present. Featuring Simon Read on double bass, and Will Glaser on drums, the band perform a mixture of Leak's compositions and some lesser known compositions from their favourite musicians.

Sam Leak piano
Simon Read double bass
Will Glaser drums

Venue Details

  1. Birmingham International Piano Festival: Sam Leak Trio
    • Location: Barber Concert Hall, The Barber Institute of Fine Arts, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham
    • Dates: 08 Nov 2019

Item Type: Performance
Research Areas: A. > School of Media and Performing Arts > Performing Arts > Music group
Item ID: 28610
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Depositing User: Sam Leak
Date Deposited: 21 Jan 2020 11:45
Last Modified: 03 Feb 2020 16:05
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/28610

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