Hull Jazz Festival Winter Editiom
Sarah Jane Morris and Antonio Forcione
Thu 17 Nov
Hull Jazz Festival Winter Edition
Multi Grammy-winning US pianist/producer Robert Glasper follows last year’s acoustic gigs with a new version of the Experiment, including added DJ. They’ll be playing material from their forthcoming new album ArtScience, due for release this autumn, ahead of their headline show at London Jazz Festival.
Expect him to continue to stake out new musical territory, drawing on jazz, hip hop, R&B and rock, and refusing to be defined by any one genre.
‘It's a short list of jazz pianists who have the wherewithal to drop a J Dilla reference into a Thelonious Monk cover but not many jazz pianists are Robert Glasper’
‘Robert Glasper Experiment’s late-night set was fired up by double-clack beats and woofy bass, tricky hi-hat figures and swirling textures’