Unfurl

ComĀ­binĀ­ing jazz, Indian and Arabic Rhythms the music of Unfurl is informed by a desire to create meanĀ­ingĀ­ful work. Inspired by nature and Buddhist ideals, the music has been described as ā€˜tranĀ­scendĀ­entĀ­alā€™, ā€˜organĀ­icā€™ and ā€˜divineā€™ by critics.
Olivia Moore met perĀ­cusĀ­sionĀ­ist Adam Warne in 2003 while he was perĀ­formĀ­ing Leeds. Seeing his pasĀ­sionĀ­ate enthuĀ­siĀ­asm he instantly [ā€¦]

The Owl Ensemble

Olivia Moore ā€” violin
Clare Smith ā€” violin
Fiona Peterson ā€” viola
Danny NorĀ­bury ā€” cello
John Ellis ā€” piano
Sylvan RichardĀ­son ā€” bass
Myke Wilson ā€” drums
Olivia and Myke Wilson had talked about colĀ­labĀ­orĀ­atĀ­ing for a long time, but The Owl Ensemble evenĀ­tuĀ­ally came togethĀ­er in 2008. ComĀ­binĀ­ing influĀ­ences of tango and FlaĀ­menco music, with free improĀ­visaĀ­tion the band sounĀ­ded quite unlike anyĀ­thing else when [ā€¦]