Jazz Lates: Alina Hip Harp & Tony Kofi
About the artist
In this unique programme Alina Bzhezhinska and a crack team of International musicians recreate Coltrane’s spiritual recordings, Journey in Satchidananda and Eternity, Dorothy Ashby’s legendary album Afro Harping and timeless works of Joe Henderson.
Through a combination of original works and covers, they pay homage to some of free jazz and Afro Beat greatest innovators. Bzhezhinska creates a unique sound on the harp with effect pedals and electronics. Well known for her innovative programs, this time she is featuring the legendary British saxophonist Tony Kofi, supported by MikeleMontolli (bass) & Adam Teixiera (drums/ percussion).
Alina Bzhezhinska – Harp
Tony Kofi – Saxophone
Mikele Montolli – Electric Bass
Adam Teixeira – Drums
“…Bzhezhinska shares with Alice (Coltrane) a mastery of the jazz harp.” – ★★★★★, The Times
“There is so much respect in jazz circles for Tony Kofi.” – Jazzwise
“Alina Bzhezhinska… a modern-day supremo, is the among the best contemporary harpists” – Evening Standard
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