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Andy Sheppard Quartet

Music - Jazz

National Centre for Early Music, St Margaret's Church, Walmgate, York, YO1 9TL

Tel: 01904658338

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About us

Andy Sheppard saxophones Eivind Aarset guitar & electronics
Michel Benita double bass Sebastian Rochford drums

Andy Sheppard’s graceful saxophones weave a path through the other-worldly guitar sounds of Eivind Aarset and the skittering patterns of the rhythm team of Michel Benita and Sebastian Rochford – ‘tip-toeing delicacy’ is how the Guardian described their 2015 ECM recording. Andy is one of few British musicians to have made a significant impact on the international jazz scene, playing and writing for solo to big band and chamber orchestraHe has worked with some of the biggest names in jazz and is in huge demand for both his composing and for his legendary live performances.

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£22.00 (£20.00 concs)



  • Disabled access
  • Facilities for hearing impaired

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  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Foot:
Follow signs to the Castle Area and then to the Merchant Adventurers' Hall. Carry on over the River Foss on to Walmgate. The National Centre for Early Music is on the left hand side.

Park & Ride:
With six cleverly located sites surrounding the city centre getting into York has never been easier.

Accessible by Public Transport: York station is 1 mile away.

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