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Liam Shortall’s online series ‘Live from 435’ assembled cross-genre musicians from across the world to explore new and original sounds in the world of jazz & beyond. For EJBF21, they get together to recreate the magic playing some of the favourite tracks from ‘Live from 435’ including ‘No’, featuring Norman Wilmore on saxophone; ‘Water Your Plants’ featuring Anoushka Nanguy (trombone/vocals) and‘Squonk’, featuring Matt Carmichael on saxophone.

In the second set, corto.alto presents a newly commissioned suite of music with Liam’s new core band. The band is a who’s who from the jazz scene in Glasgow including saxophonists Mateusz Sobieski and Harry Weir.

A world premiere for EJBF | Supported by Scottish Jazz EXPO 

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LINE UP

Set 1 - Tracks from “Live from 435”
Liam Shortall - Trombone
Mateusz Sobieski - Tenor Sax
Harry Weir - Tenor Sax 
Fergus McCreadie - Piano
Mark Hendry - Bass
James Mackay - Guitar
Peru Eizagirre - Drums
Norman Willmore - Sax
Anoushka Nanguy - Trombone
Matt Carmichael - Sax

Set 2 - Line Up
Liam Shortall - Trombone
Mateusz Sobieski - Tenor Sax
Harry Weir - Tenor Sax
James Mackay - Guitar
Fergus McCreadie - Piano
Graham Costello - Drums