Monthly archives: February, 2015

Free Improv session at Robadors 23 – 12th Feb ’15

Ivo Sans (drums) Àlex Reviriego (bass) Tom Chant (tenor and soprano saxes) Pablo Rega (guitar) I couldn’t always put my finger on it, but there was a somewhat zen quality to this week’s session; an introspective meditative air that drew the audience in and the faulty lighting (every now and then, we’d all be dipped…




Nocturna Discordia #13 at Soda – 11th Feb ’15

Amaiur González (tuba) Eugene Martynec (laptop) Pablo Vazquez (electric bass) Joni Garlic (drums) Here we are again. However, this time I must confess to tardiness and despite the beautifully relaxed peninsular attitude to the clock, noise was already emanating from the stage when I arrived. (One consequence of this is that I missed the classic…




Free Improv session at Robadors 23 – 5th Feb ’15

Ramon Prats (drums) Àlex Reviriego (bass) Iván González (trumpet) Tom Chant (tenor and soprano saxes) Ove Volquartz (bass clarinet) Josep Maria Balanyà (piano) In the pre-gig build up on Facebook, someone (it might have been Iván González) referred to this line up as “heavy metal”. With three horns at any one time, that’s certainly true…




Nocturna Discordia #12 at Soda – 4th Feb ’15

Ove Volquartz (bass clarinet) Marc Vilanova (alto and soprano saxes) Sergio Castrillón (cello) Second time at Soda for nocturnal Discordian emissions and the variety of this Wednesday night is clear. A certain Señor Kilfeather had informed me that the basic principle was to mix it up, and that it was rare to see the same…