NIMA Presents: Brandon Allen Quartet @ The Underground
January 23 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm$10 - $15
Saxophonist Brandon Allen was born in Perth but relocated to London in 2000. Since arriving in the UK he has performed with many varied artists including Eric Clapton, Paloma Faith, Stan Tracey, Peter King, US3, Neil Diamond, Stefano Di Battista, Kyle Eastwood and others.
This will be Brandon’s debut performance at NIMA, whilst he is on tour throughout Australia with various groups from December ’17 till February ’18.
For this concert, the group with explore some original compositions as well as some interesting jazz compositions by John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins, Joe Henderson, Jobim and Chick Corea.
Expect a high energy and varied programme by the saxophonist’s quartet on this rare visit.
Brandon Allen is arguably the most exciting tenor player in Britain today. His phrasing is unashamedly emotional, soaked in the blues tradition.”
– Tony Hall (JAZZWISE)
Brandon Allen – Saxophone
Jacob Neale- Keys
Peter Gray – Bass
Brad Rheinberger – Drums
Doors Open: 7:30pm