Stapleford Granary

Event description

 Wednesday 20  November  2019 19:30 £20 

Simple songs 

STEVE SWALLOW & CHRISTIAN MUTHSPIEL Duet

'On Simple Songs, Muthspiel and Swallow admirably demonstrate the beauty and perfection that the art of the duet can offer.'    DOWNBEAT MAGAZINE

 

Christian Muthspiel – piano, e-piano, trombone

Steve Swallow – bass guitar

 

Christian Muthspiel is a highly respected musician in both the jazz and classical music fields. He is a pianist, trombonist, composer and conductor, and brother of the famous guitarist Wolfgang Muthspiel. Based in Austria but active across Europe, he has won the Austrian Award for Outstanding Achievements in Music and the Hans Koller prize as ‘Musician of the Year’.

Steve Swallow is a legendary electric bass player who has been active in the jazz world since the 1960’s. He has worked extensively with Gary Burton, Carla Bley and John Scofield, also Andy Sheppard, a recent visitor to Stapleford Granary. 

 

Presented by Cambridge International Jazz Festival and Cambridge Modern Jazz Club