Gunther Kurmayr Quartet with Vasilis Xenopoulos
Gunther Kurmayr – piano
Vasilis Xenopoulos - tenor sax
Matt Home – drums
Manuel Alvarez– double bass
GUNTHER KURMAYR has spent many years touring the world with Ray Gelato & The Giants and Salena Jones. Tonight he leads his top notch quartet on a journey through the Great American Songbook, shining new light through old windows and infusing timeless standards.
VASILIS XENOPOULOS was awarded a jazz scholarship to the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston MA in 1999. In the same year he represented Greece in the European Jazz Youth Orchestra and toured many European countries. By 2005 Vasilis had moved to London establishing himself as one of London’s top saxophonists. Vasilis has worked with some of the best musicians in the British jazz scene with a uniquely impressionistic classical style. MANUEL ALVAREZ has appeared at the Club with Ray Gelato & The Giants and Al Nichols.
MATT HOME has appeared with Cleo Laine and Curtis Stigers and at our Club with Iain Mackenzie.