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A Celebration of Alison Statton: A Jazz Re-imagining

A Celebration of Alison Statton: A Jazz Re-imagining

12 October 2023

Join us for a sensational celebration of the iconic, Cardiff-born post-punk legend Alison Statton with jazz musicians from Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.

Statton's vibrant music comes to life with new, dynamic jazz arrangements, fusing virtuosic improvisation and timeless, melodic grooves. Known for her contributions to the bands Young Marble Giants and Weekend, Statton’s most iconic repertoire will be explored through a fresh, experimental lens, pulling from diverse influences across the musical spectrum.

Sylvie Noble - Vocals

Coren Sithers - Saxophone and synth

Dan Edgecombe - Guitar

Nils Kavanagh - Keyboard

Ursula Harrison - Bass

Tom Williams - Drums


Photo: Alison Statton performing with Weekend live at Paradiso, Amsterdam, 1983. Jos van Vliet.

Start time: 9pm


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