Thursday 26th September 2013
The Laura Jurd Quartet are an intriguing, creative outfit featuring Elliot Galvin- piano Conor Chaplin- electric bass and Corrie Dick- drums. Drawing upon original compositions and traditional melodies as a basis for improvisation, this classic quartet line-up fuses elements of European folk, Jazz and Classical traditions, creating a unique and distinctive sound world. Whether rocking out full steam or exploring captivating moments of stillness, this ensemble is sure to put a smile on your face.'
'Jurd stretched critics and musicians' repertoire of superlatives with this sophisticated and technically awesome session...delivered with the assurance of a budding trumpet original.' John Fordham, The Guardian