Guest Artists: Gilad Hekselman Trio with Mark Turner (saxophone)
Eastside Jazz Club, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR
Gilad Hekselman Trio with Mark Turner saxophone
Directors Jeremy Price and Andrew Bain
Exciting new guitarist Gilad Hekselman’s “crazily extended improvisational ideas” (New York Times)” finds a perfect foil in the lightly lyrical saxophonist Mark Turner.
Gilad Hekselman is one of the most talented and well-respected guitar players in the world today. Gilad first gained recognition after winning the 2005 Montreux jazz guitar competition. He has played, performed and recorded with artists such as Mark Turner, Jeff Ballard, Esperanza Spalding, Jeff 'Tain' Watts, Avishai Cohen and John Scofield.
Tonight we shall be lucky enough to have stunning saxophonist Mark Turner playing with Gilad to help create extra special versions of his music.