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Classical Wandsworth interviews bass player Misha Mullov-Abbado

Classical Wandsworth interviews bass player Misha Mullov-Abbado

misha43Winner of the 2014 Kenny Wheeler Jazz Prize and the Dankworth Prize for jazz composition that same year, Misha Mullov-Abbado is an in-demand bass player, composer and arranger based in south-east London. He joins Julia Bright on Classical Wandsworth this Tuesday night from 8pm.

He recently released his debut album New Ansonia, all his own compositions performed by his quintet which was selected in The Telegraph’s “Best Jazz Albums 2015” and has received critical acclaim.

Misha has performed at many of London’s top venues such as Ronnie Scott’s, the Vortex, 606 Club, Pizza Express and Royal Albert Hall’s Elgar Room (as part of the BBC Proms Late series), as well as venues in the rest of the UK and Europe.

As well as regular gigs on the double bass Misha is also an experienced horn player and has played in many ensembles as a student, performing classical works such as Schumann’s Konzertstück, Britten’s Serenade and Bach’s Mass in B minor on the natural horn.

October 31st, 2015

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