Ant Law Quintet

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Guitar led contemporary jazz - “An exciting band to hear live.” John Fordham

Described as “An Innovator” by The Guardian, Guitarist Ant Law was a scholar at Edinburgh University and Berklee College of Music , moving to London in 2008. Since then he has worked with Tim Garland, Jason Rebello, Mica Paris, Gwilym Simcock, Leon Ware, Asaf Sirkis, Koby Israelite, Camille O’Sullivan. He was featured in the July 2011 issue of Europe’s biggest selling “Total Guitar” magazine. Additionally he is a pioneer of the “Perfect Fourths” tuning system for guitarists, and his book “3rd Millenium Guitar” is available from Mel Bay. Ant’s “Entanglement” was released in February 2013 to great critical acclaim:

“Scarily proficient. A voice to heed”Jazzwise

“Lean, purposeful… Ambitious, engrossing guitar jazz.”Guitarist Magazine

“Bustling power, judiciously harnessed with elegance and poise… Bright, punchy and memorable.”London Jazz News

“Terrific and highly accomplished.”The Jazz Breakfast

“…guitarist Ant Law, whose fretboard manoeuvres effected an almost uniform raising of audience eyebrows”The Herald

The band are launching the new album “Zero Sum World”(out Feb 16th, 2015 on Whirlwind Recordings) which was recorded right after an extensive UK tour.

Guitar led contemporary jazz - “An exciting band to hear live.” John Fordham

Described as “An Innovator” by The Guardian, Guitarist Ant Law was a scholar at Edinburgh University and Berklee College of Music , moving to London in 2008. Since then he has worked with Tim Garland, Jason Rebello, Mica Paris, Gwilym Simcock, Leon Ware, Asaf Sirkis, Koby Israelite, Camille O’Sullivan. He was featured in the July 2011 issue of Europe’s biggest selling “Total Guitar” magazine. Additionally he is a pioneer of the “Perfect Fourths” tuning system for guitarists, and his book “3rd Millenium Guitar” is available from Mel Bay. Ant’s “Entanglement” wa...

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Past Gigs Ant Law Quintet

  • 05 | 2015 Mau Mau Bar, London Jazz Re:freshed
  • 05 | 2015 Cockpit Theatre, London Jazz In The Round
  • 05 | 2015 Royal Clifton Hotel, Southport Album Launch Tour - Southport Melodic Jazz Club
  • 05 | 2015 Zeffirelli's, Ambleside Album Launch Tour
  • 05 | 2015 Capstone Theatre, Liverpool Album Launch Tour
  • 05 | 2015 Bonington Theatre, Nottingham Album Launch Tour - Jazzsteps
  • 05 | 2015 Queen's Hall Arts Centre, Hexham Album Launch Tour
  • 05 | 2015 Red Lion UAB, Birmingham Album Launch Tour - Birmingham Jazz
  • 05 | 2015 Stoke By Nayland Hotel, Sudbury Album Launch Tour - Fleece Jazz
  • 02 | 2015 Dempsey's, Cardiff Album Launch
  • 02 | 2015 Pizza Express, Dean Street Album Launch
  • 02 | 2015 Pizza Express, Dean Street, London Album Launch
  • 02 | 2015 Hen & Chicken, Bristol Album Launch
  • 12 | 2014 Ronnie Scott's Late Show
  • 11 | 2014 King's Place, London The Base

Discography Ant Law Quintet

  • 2015 Zero Sum World Album | Whirlwind Recordings
  • 2013 Entanglement Album | 33jazz

Media

  • Video Ant Law - "Zero Sum World" EPK
  • Video Ant Law - "Triviophobia" (o...
  • Sound "Entanglement" Album Teaser

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Origin

  • London GB

Founded

  • 2010

Members

  • Ivo Neame piano
  • Michael Chillingworth alto/soprano saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet
  • James Maddren drums
  • Tom Farmer bass