Do Not Go Gentle….

Just performed my new suite for the Dylan Thomas Centenary for the second time with Iain Ballamy. Steve Watts and Martin France. Last nights performance in the Powis Hall, Bangor followed on from the premiere at Brecon Cathedral last august.

Here are some photos from both…..

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We included a new piece “Llareggub” – based on the mythical town that Under Milk Wood is set in (or Bugger All backwards!)

For anyone interested the set list was:

Intro/Do Not Go Gentle

Fernhill

A Winter’s Tale

Llareggub

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(Ugly) Lovely Town

And Death Shall have no Dominion

Organ Morgan

Hymn

Looking forward to more performances and a potential recording in 2015!

more info here

Projects for next year….

Promoter information for my touring projects next year…..

 

New projects now available for 2015….

In addition to ongoing  projects with Quercus and Maria Pia de Vito, Award winning pianist and composer Huw Warren has the following the following projects  available for 2015.

Please get in touch if you require more information or are interested in booking.

Do Not Go Gentle

Huw Warren – Piano
Iain Ballamy – Saxophone
Steve Watts – Bass
Martin France – Drums

A suite of new music based on the writing (and voice!) of Dylan Thomas and commissioned for the #DT100 centenary year. Performances so far include Brecon Jazz 2015, and the ‘My Friend Dylan Thomas’ festival at Bangor University
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Tails for Wales

Huw Warren – Piano
Mark Lockheart – Saxophone
Maria Lamburn – Bass Clarinet/Viola
Huw V Williams – Bass
Zoot Warren – Drums

Greg Byatt – video and live projection

A new multi media project that toured for the first time in 2014 featuring long time collaborator (and fellow Perfect Houseplant) Mark Lockheart, and a bass/drums pairing of rising young Welsh stars.

Huw Warren – Trio Brasil
Huw Warren – Piano
Dudley Phillips – Bass
Zoot Warren – Drums
Brazilian music has always been an important facet of Huw Warren’s musical life-previous projects include ‘Hermeto Plus’  the 2009 recording on Basho, and his work with Neapolitan singer Maria Pia de Vito transforming the work of Guinga and Chico Buarque. With this new trio he explores the groove heavy lyricism of music by Hermeto Pascoal, Guinga, Tom Jobim, Egberto Gismonti, Joyce as well as some Warren originals .
Huw Warren Solo -The Art of Improvisation
A solo piano concert with a difference, taking themes from early music, jazz, romantic piano music, folk music, world music and more! Huw Warren has performed solo in a variety of settings from international Jazz festivals and concert halls to local music societies; transforming and entertaining audiences along the way.His solo piano album Infinite Riches in a Little Room was the Guardian CD of the week in 2002 and is available to listen in its entirety here

https://huwwarren.wordpress.com/artofimprovisation/

“One of the UK’s truly independent spirits” – Guardian

“A European stylist of the highest order” BBC Music Magazine

more info/to book warrenhuw@gmail.com