Doors open 12.30pm
The ‘Fusebox Presents” element of Leeds Jazz Festival is a programme which features highly respected improvisers and composers from Leeds/West Yorkshire, with a focus on the exploration of interactive, experimental improvisation and composition in performance.
1.00-5.30pm College of Music Room 219
The afternoon programme will feature the improvising trio Bennett/Murray/Vuillamy, with Seth Bennett (double bass), George Murray (trombone) and Aby Vuillamy (viola); saxophonist James Mainwaring (Roller Trio) in an improvised electronics/sax solo set; the Norwegian folk/jazz vocal trio Røyst, with vocalists Kari Nergaard-Bleivik, Cecilie Giskemo and Maria Jardardottir; double bassist Dave Kane in a duo set of compositions/improvisations with trumpeter Alex Bonney; and the improvising trio Hiby/Bardon/Hession, with Hans-Peter Hiby (saxophones), Michael Bardon (double bass) and Paul Hession (drums).
Bennett/Murray/Vuillamy trio abyvuillamy.co.uk/home.html; sethbennett.com
James Mainwaring solo jamesmainwaringmusic.com
Royst trio karibleivik.com
Dave Kane/Alex Bonney duo davekanemusic.com; alexbonney.co.uk
Hiby/Bardon/Hession trio. hanspeterhiby.com;hessiondrum.com