Monday 15 October (8.30pm, doors 7.00pm, £20)
LIANE CARROLL NIGHT:
LIANE CARROLL QUARTET with James McMillan (trumpet), Roger Carey (electric bass), Mark Fletcher (drums)
+ GEORGIA MANCIO and LIANE CARROLL
“Utterly brilliant” Time Out
A celebration of a truly unique and uncategorisable artist: British singer/pianist/songwriter, Liane Carroll, who performs first in duo with Georgia then with her fantastic quartet.
Liane started playing the piano at the age of three and by 15 was already performing with local bands as both singer, pianist and composer. She formed her own trio in 1990 with husband Roger Carey and early work included Gerry Rafferty, Jerry Donahue and Long John Baldry. With live Drum & Bass outfit, London Elektricity, she has played New Zealand, Brazil and Glastonbury and other notable collaborations include Ian Shaw, Jacqui Dankworth, Sara Colman, Brian Kellock, BLINQ, Charlie Haden and many many more. As a band-leader and soloist she has released several award-winning albums including her latest, Up and Down, (Quietmoney Recordings) and a live DVD in 2008. She holds a special and much cherished place on the British jazz scene and has also enthralled audiences Stateside following performances at Dizzy’s Jazz Club at the Lincoln Center and the Rochester Jazz Festival in 2008.
Tonight we present the many sides of this incredible performer who will take you on a musical and emotional journey of searing honesty and integrity like no other.