MARTIN TAYLOR & MARTIN SIMPSON

Music |
28th September 2013

Award winning Jazz guitarist Martin Taylor teams up with acoustic and slide guitar virtuoso Martin Simpson for a fantastic evening of top notch live music

Martin Taylor was name-checked on BBC Radio 2’s Breakfast Show in June 2012 as being considered the best guitarist by no less than Jeff Beckleading to a live session on the show the next morning.

Martin has enjoyed a remarkable musical career spanning across four decades and during that time has invented and developed a way of playing the guitar that is admired, and often imitated, by guitarists all over the world.

He has also collaborated with musicians from many different musical genre including, Stephane Grappelli, Eric Clapton, Bill Wyman, George Harrison, Dionne Warwick, Bryn Terfel and Jamie Cullum.

Martin Simpson is widely acknowledged as one of the finest acoustic and slide guitar players in the world, his interpretations of traditional songs are masterpieces of storytelling.

His solo shows are intense, eclectic, spellbinding and deeply moving. Martin has been nominated an astounding 23 times in the eleven years of the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards – more than any other performer – with 9 consecutive years as nominee for Musician of The Year, which he has won twice.

Whether playing American old-time music, blues, a Dylan song or his own material, Martin Simpson is unpredictable, individual and a guitarist of immense subtlety

This will be an unmissable evening with two guitar playing legends working in harmony.

www.martintaylor.com

www.martinsimpson.com

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28th September 2013

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