The Elusive Tree Ensemble
Unique on the Scottish circuit, the Elusive Tree Ensemble explores the meaning of roots, and the artist’s sense of place. Showcasing original compositions and innovative arrangements, this pioneering septet brings together some of the most exciting and award-winning talent on the Scottish jazz scene. Their genre-hopping repertoire explores jazz, folk, gospel, classical and funk sounds with style and inventiveness.
The Ensemble’s self-titled debut album was heralded as “immensely satisfying” by the Glasgow Herald, with Rob Adams going on to praise the band’s strong identity and “compositional strength”.
Here’s the line up:
Michael Butcher, Tenor Saxophone
Phil Cardwell, Trumpet
Paul Harrison, Organ
Doug Hough, Drums
Adam Jackson, Alto Saxophone
Rachel Lightbody, Vocals
Ben MacDonald, Guitar
Tickets: £12 each
Date: Monday 18 November 2019
Doors open: 7.30pm | Music starts: 8pm
Location: The Traverse Bar, Cambridge Street, Edinburgh