This quartet truly encapsulate the quality of playing and cultural diversity that is characteristic of the best London jazz. Danish bassist Henrik Jensen’s compositions are thoughtful, playful, bursting with energy, and at times melancholic.
Sheku and Friends
You only get a few chances to hear performances of this quality. Charismatic cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason appears with some special musical friends (brother Braimah and sister Isata among them) for an exhilarating evening of chamber music with works by Shostakovich Dvořák and Bloch.
Tenor Madness is a piano trio that brings modern jazz inspired by melodies and music-making of long ago. Renaissance chant and Baroque themes get an exciting and radical piano trio makeover.
Mathieu Boogaerts is Back at Omnibus!
We had to have him in our Sunday performance schedule after his wonderfully successful show last year. The acclaimed French singer-songwriter is coming back to Clapham, with his voice as smooth as a Grand Marnier over ice.
Jeff Rodrigues Trio Play Monk and Henderson
The Jeff Rodrigues Trio present an evening exploring the music of Thelonious Monk – considered to be the father of Modern Jazz – and Joe Henderson, one of the most revered instrumentalists in the history of jazz.
Tim Posner and Ljubica Stojanovic
Cellist Tim Posner and pianist Ljubica Stojanovic return to Omnibus with an exciting programme of great duo works. They will play landmark compositions of the cello repertoire, alongside transcriptions ranging from Beethoven to Tchaikovsky.
The St Matthew Passion: Reimagined
This is the St Matthew Passion as you have never heard it before. An innovative and imaginative reinterpretation of a classic, Bach’s oratorio comes alive for the 21st Century with choir, orchestra and electronics.
Curimba Trio: Brazilian Night
Sam Watts’ Curimba Trio play a mix of traditional Brazilian music and jazz, combining pulsing Brazilian rhythms with virtuosic improvisation. Sam Watts (piano), Jurandir Santana (guitar) and Adriano Adewale (percussion).
Twospeak are a five piece jazz group lead by saxophonist Ronan Perrett. Expect groovy guitar, keyboard and drum riffs with strong melodies. They will be performing tunes from their latest release ‘Twoism’.