Jim Dvorak & Harrison Smith

Date(s) - September 17, 2019
7:45 pm - 10:00 pm

Albion Beatnik Bookshop


Oxford Improvisers welcome a very fine this very fine horn duo

Jim Dvorak (trumpet) has performed and recorded with ‘Brotherhood of Breath’, District Six with Harrison Smith, ‘Dreamtime’, Louis Moholo’s  ‘Dedication Orchestra,  ‘Bardo State Orchestra’ with Tibetan monks, bands led by Elton Dean, Keith Tippet and projects with dancers and poets. Over a 40 year period, Jim and Harrison have cemented a long standing and unique musical association which continues to this day.

Harrison Smith (tenor/soprano saxophones, bass clarinet) has worked with the American pianist Marilyn Crispell, Chris McGregor, Kenny Wheeler, Eddie Prevost, Liam Noble, Danny Thompson and has performed with such varied groups as South African inspired ‘District Six’, Barry Guy’s ‘London Jazz Composers Orchestra’, the much celebrated’ Free Jazz Quartet’ with Paul Rutherford, Dill Katz Quartet , ‘London Improvisers Orchestra’, and the ‘Harrison Smith Quartet’



Tickets : £6 – £11