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26 October 2017

Alan Barnes David Newton Duo - 40 Years Together


Two of the UK’s greatest award winning jazz musicians, Alan Barnes and David Newton, launch their new album at The Other Palace, in celebration of continuing to play wonderful music together for nearly 40 years.

Alan Barnes is one of the Uk’s most popular all-time great jazz masters – playing alto and baritone saxophones; clarinet and bass clarinet – voted best saxophone 2016 British Jazz Awards.

David Newton is the UK’s most highly regarded and record breaking award winning pianist – 13 times winner of Best Pianist in the British Jazz Awards

These multiple award winners cover a vast repertoire from Louis Armstrong to Chick Corea and play with an empathy that can only come with long experience. They have developed an empathy and telepathic sympathy which only playing together for many years can bring.

The emphasis is their duo performance will be, as always, on swinging, accessibility and interplay. Expect a hugely entertaining programme of straight ahead jazz flawlessly played and interspersed with lots of anecdotes and peppered with humour.

“Barnes, plays hard, urban post-bop and infuses it with so much passion and energy you could believe it was minted on the spot” John Walters The Guardian

“If you like Bill Evans, Art Tatum and Errol Garner, wait till hear and be amazed by David Newton” The Hoste of Jazz

Times & Prices

Performance Times
Thursday 26 October, 8pm

Ticket Prices
Studio Floor: £25
Studio Gallery: £30

Important Show Information
Seating is un-reserved in the Studio. We recommend you arrive early to choose your seats. If you are purchasing standing tickets you will not be permitted entry to the studio until 5 minutes before the show opens.
All tickets will have a seat apart from the standing tickets. When purchasing Studio Standard and Studio Gallery seats, please note that you may have to share a table with other patrons who are not from your party.