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Huw Warren: Choro Choro Choro

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The Carlton Club

Huw Warren piano / Tori Freestone flute / Yuri Goloubev double bassAdriano Adewale percussion 

Celebrating Choro, the vibrant beating heart of Brazilian music, pianist Huw Warren’s latest project explores music from the 1880’s to the present day by composers such as Ernesto Nazareth, Chiquinha Gonzaga, Pixinguinha, and modern masters such as Guinga and Hermeto Pascoal.

By turns virtuosic, lyrical, and always beautiful and elegant – Choro Choro Choro brings new twists to this cherished dance music.

Welsh pianist and composer Huw Warren was Awarded the BBC Jazz award for Innovation and has achieved an international reputation for innovative and eclectic music-making over a thirty-year career. Equally at home crossing the worlds of jazz, global and contemporary music, he has a distinctive and personal voice. In addition to his revered band Perfect Houseplants, he has collaborated with a huge variety of artists worldwide, including June Tabor, Iain Ballamy, and Italian singer Maria Pia de Vito.

This piano-led quartet is orchestrated in the tradition of Choro: instrumental Brazilian music full of syncopation, counterpoint and improvisation. His forward-looking jazz interpretations of this popular Latin genre bring Choro to the enjoyment and appreciation of new audiences.

Truly, “music for the head, heart and feet!

Presented in association with Carlton Jazz Club and Brume 

Venue Access & Accessible Seating

Please note that The Carlton Club is not easily accessible for customers with disabilities or access requirements (lift or ramp), so if you do wish to attend and feel you could safely accommodate some steps (10 in total), with assistance, please feel free to contact The Carlton Club direct to discuss and arrange. There are disabled facilities inside and anyone who needs disabled parking can use the car park outside the building. Contact info: https://www.carltonclub.org.uk/#Contact

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Date: wednesday 22 may

Time: 8:00 pm - 10:10 pm

Price: £14

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