Fri 22 Mar 2019
MARTIN TAYLOR & ULF WAKENIUS
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Two of the greatest jazz guitarists in the world, MARTIN TAYLOR & ULF WAKENIUS, have joined forces for an unforgettable live show.
They bring with them a unique legacy in European jazz from years of touring and recording with Stephane Grappelli and Oscar Peterson. Martin Taylor worked with Stephane Grappelli for 11 years, filling the guitar chair for Django Reinhardt while Ulf Wakenius worked with Oscar Peterson for 10 years, filling the guitar chair for Joe Pass, Herb Ellis and Barney Kessel. In addition to that Taylor and Wakenius have also collaborated with greats including Pat Metheny, Herbie Hancock, Jeff Beck, George Harrison, Mike Brecker, Jamie Cullum, Ray Brown and Michel Legrand to name just a few.
Jeff Beck, On Martin Taylor
"HE OUT-SHREDS ALL OF US PUT TOGETHER... I'VE NEVER SEEN ANYTHING LIKE IT."
Oscar Peterson, On Ulf Wakenius
"ULF IS ONE OF THE GREATEST GUITAR PLAYERS IN THE WORLD TODAY!"
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