“Enticingly strange and wonderful sounds, so odd you can hardly believe it’s an organ making them.. a lightening musical intelligence”Daily Telegraph (on Kit Downes)
Regarded as one of the UK’s outstanding jazz talents, BBC Jazz Award winner and Mercury Award nominee Kit Downes tours the world playing piano, church organ and harmonium with his own bands, and has released two albums on ECM Records – Obsidian and Dreamlife of Debris.
Sally O’Reilly writes for performance, page and video, interleaving academic research and technical knowledge with the comic, the fantastical and the psycho-social. She has written the novel Crude, the libretto for the opera The Virtues of Things, amongst others.
Artist’s chosen charity
20% of every streaming ticket sale will go towards Nowzad. Chosen by Kit Downes, this charity is close to his heart.
Date: Wed 17 March 2021
Start Time: 19:30
Venue: This event is performed live at Grand Junction to an online audience. Details of how to watch will be emailed to paid digital audience members shortly before the show commences, and available on-demand for 14 days after the live event.
Grand Junction remains closed in line with current government guidance. We’ll be back soon.
Culture Recovery Fund for Heritage
This project is funded by the Culture Recovery Fund for Heritage. The Culture Recovery Fund is being delivered by The National Lottery Heritage Fund and Historic England, using funds provided by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport