Charles Lloyd Quartet

with special guest Maria Farantouri

28 April 2013 / 19:30

Tickets £20 - 30

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In celebration of his 75th birthday, the uniquely expressive saxophonist returns to London for a landmark concert with the iconic singer  Maria Farantouri – Greece’s voice of resistance.

The Lloyd quartet - which includes brilliant pianist Jason Moran, bassist Reuben Rogers and drummer Greg Hutchinson - will open the evening, followed by a set featuring music from Lloyd and Farantouri's stunning concert in Athens in 2010, subsequently released on CD by ECM – a marvellous programme that includes songs by Mikis Theodorakis, suites of Greek traditional music, Eleni Karaindrou’s 'Journey to Kythera' and Lloyd originals including his classic 'Dream Weaver'.

'Music of deeply spiritual beauty' The Times

Charles Lloyd and Maria Farantouri - The Athens Concert

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