LIVE AT THE PURCELL ROOM
4 STARS JAZZWISE MAGAZINE, april 2011
A performance from the 2008 London Jazz Festival, recorded for broadcast by Jazz on 3. The album consists of one long improvisation Mirror Image which incorporates two poems by vocalist Julie Tippetts. Husband Keith is of course on piano and both musicians play an array of percussion instruments. Spontaneous, innovative music-making as ever by two of UK jazz s most respected and cherished artists (dubbed the royal couple of UK free jazz ).
KEITH TIPPET: piano, wood blocks, pebbles ,wind chimes, marraca ,music boxes, plastic panpipe.
JULIE TIPPET: voice, twizzle drum, little bells, thumb piano ,seedpod shaker
Sri Lankan hand drums,singing bowls,Balinese xylophone,smile drum,tambourine sticks.
Recorded at the London Jazz Festival in 2008
1. Mirror - Image (46:04)