Adam Glasser Quartet featuring Michael De Souza
Virtuoso south african jazz harmonica player & pianist Adam Glasser has released two critically acclaimed albums featuring harmonica – (‘Free at First’ (2010 SAMA Best Modern Jazz Album)and ‘Mzansi’ (nominated 2012 SAMA Best Jazz Album).
Adam’s music is infused by roots in South Africa. He has performed or recorded with a wide range of artists including Sting, Joe Zawinul, Incognito & Hugh Masekela.
For the Lord Palmerston gig on Wed 14th December Adam’s quartet will perform rarely heard highly infectious South African jazz standards performed by an outstanding quartet with.
Michael De Souza – guitar
Steve Watts – bass
Mike Pickering – drums
From SAMA Award winning album 2010: ‘I’m Old Fashioned’
‘Free at First’: “A challenge to equal for sheer scope of virtuosity, musicality and surprise” Raul dGama US Jazz Critic
“Uncanny virtuosity on the chromatic harmonica.. master of his own sound and identity” @CriticalJazz – US Jazz Blog