Announcing a new Meetup for The World Music Meetup!What
: NATHAN RIKI THOMSON ENSEMBLEWhen
: Friday, October 29,[masked]:00 PMWhere
: St Ethelburga's Centre
Celebrating the release of his critically acclaimed cd, 'Ubi's Tree', Nathan Riki Thomson brings his talented ensemble to St Ethelburga's Centre for special night.
"Ubi's Tree is world music in the most Positive
sense. lf it must be categorised file under 'Beautiful'.? Al Brownlee. Manchester Evening News****
Multi-instrumentalist/composer explores his global travels
Nathan Riki Thomson ( Australia ): Double Bass, Flutes, Kalimba
Adriano Adewale ( Brazil ): Berimbau, Percussion
Nia Lynn ( Wales ): Vocals
Genevieve Wilkins ( Australia ): Marimba, Vibes, Percussion
Australian double bassist Nathan Riki Thomson leads an international ensemble playing music from his stunning debut album ?Under Ubi?s Tree?. Thomson?s album defies categorisation, going beyond established musical genres by infusing contemporary influences with traditional modes from around the world. When NRTE take to the stage, expect an evening of enthralling world jazz that will surprise and inspire in equal measure. Outside of his own ensemble Nathan is also a core member of the Adriano Adewale Group and the Antonio Forcione Quartet. http://nathanrikithomson.com/
?unclassifiable music that incorporates elements of jazz and various African traditional musics into an often mesmerisingly languorous whole.?
Chris Parker ? The Vortex ****
"forthright bass-playing and engaging themes"
?rewards repeated listening? John L Walters THE GUARDIAN
Doors open 6.45pm
Adm ?12........(ONLY 10 POUNDS FOR MEMBERS OF THIS MEET UP)
email: [address removed]http://stethelburgas.org/civicrm/event/info?id=210&reset=1
St Ethelburga's Centre
London EC2N 4AG
PLUS DELLA'S DELICIOUS FOOD. BAR AVAILABLE ALSO.
Warm regards to all!
RSVP to this Meetup:http://www.meetup.com/WorldMusicMeetup/calendar/15222429/