Alec Dankworth's Spanish Accents

Venue: 
The Other Palace
Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 20:00
12 Palace Street, London, SW1E 5JA
Autumn Riches at The Other Palace with Alec Dankworth's Spanish Accents

Autumn Riches at The Other Palace with Alec Dankworth's Spanish Accents

The spirit, fragrances and above all the sounds and music of Adalucia are transported, for this compelling Tuesday party night, to Palace Street

The 2016 winner of the British Jazz Awards, Alec Dankworth leads an all star line up, sharing  his long-standing love of all things Spanish which has provided the inspiration for these compelling musical arrangements – Spanish Accents.

The music of all time greats including Pat Matheney, Chick Corea, even Rodrigo are reinvented alongside traditional folk songs and originals in flamenco rhythms creating a wonderful and genuinely Spanish world.

The intensity of the music will be highlighted by  flamenco dancing on the Studio stage.

A heady mix of top British players create this passionate and exciting Spanish Accents music, with Alec Dankworth - double bass leading the ensemble, supported by the youngest of the continuing Dankworth generation
Emily Dankworth – vocals
Jesus Olmedo – dance
Chris Garrick – violin
Tori Freestone – saxophones
Phil Robson  - guitar
Demi Garcia  - percussion