MJC Presents: Alister Spence Trio (Sydney)
Sydney pianist/composer Alister Spence has been leading his Trio with bassist Lloyd Swanton (of The Necks) and drummer Toby Hall for over 20 years. In that time they have released 8 albums, and performed at the Wangaratta Jazz Festival, Melbourne International Jazz Festival, Vivid Festival Sydney (curated by Brian Eno), Tokyo International Jazz Festival, Festival International de Jazz de Montréal, Vancouver International Jazz Festival, and Salisbury and Chelsea Festivals (UK).
Not Everything But Enough, was voted in the top ten jazz albums for 2017 by Music Magazine, Japan, and nominated for an APRA/AMCOS Art Music Award in 2018 for ʻExcellence in Jazz.ʼ Asteroid Ekosystem the trio’s latest release, featuring rock guitarist Ed Kuepper, has been described as ‘One mighty sonic trip’ (allaboutjazz).
‘This trio has learned to defy gravity.’ The Sydney Morning Herald
‘Utterly compelling.’ Jazz Journal, UK
|Doors Open||03 Oct 2021 7:00 pm|
|Music Starts||03 Oct 2021 7:30 pm|
|Online sales end (Unsold tickets available at door)||03 Oct 2021 6:30 pm|
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