Posts made in January, 2020

THE BRAID ENSEMBLE, 31 January, 7.30pm

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THE BRAID ENSEMBLE, 31 January, 7.30pm

The Braid Ensemble is a London-based quartet founded by David Braid, which focuses entirely on his work. The players, Elliott Devivo (clarinet); Gerard Cousins (guitar); David Braid (electric guitar/mandolin); Rossitza Stoycheva (piano), are each world class virtuosi who bring their own unique musical angle to this remarkable group.Described by Steve Reich as “Really honest stuff” Braid’s music has a uniquely lyrical and vibrant quality that engages you entirely on first hearing.A result of strong influences ranging from Renaissance lute music to The Smiths and Sibelius –...

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