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Jan Garbarek Group

Sat 13 Jul 2019

Evenings 7.30pm

Running time (approx.): 2 hours 30 minutes

Festival Theatre

Box Office: 0131 529 6000

Ticket Prices

Starting from £30-£41*

* Ticket prices include a contribution to the Theatres Development Fund. A £1 handling charge will be added if you ask us to post your tickets.

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

Jan Garbarek Group

Nobody plays the Saxophone quite like Norwegian Jan Garbarek. His haunting sound has become an unmistakable trademark from collaborations with Keith Jarrett and Zakir Hussain, to best-selling releases on the iconic ECM label or with the Gregorian chants of the Hilliard Ensemble.

Nothing can prepare you for the sheer beauty and power of his saxophone tone: pure, keening, sharp edged and crystalline. Hearing it in the context of his live group is quintessential Garbarek - hymnal and sparse, playful and serious, immersed and exceptionally open yet intense. He is joined by his keyboardist of many years, Rainer Brüninghaus, the e-bassist from Brazil, Yuri Daniel and master drummer Trilok Gurtu from India.

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