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London International Artist Festival presents
YORKSTON/THORNE/KHAN supported by Kefaya Trio
Friday 3 November
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In a nutshell
Critically acclaimed Indian-folk-jazz fusion from James Yorkston, John Thorne and Suhail Yusuf Khan
Yorkston/Thorne/Khan are an experimental group that includes James Yorkston, one of the most influential singer/songwriters on the Scottish folk scene, award-winning sarangi player and classical singer Suhail Yusuf Khan from New Delhi and Jon Thorne, best known as jazz double bass player with electro outfit Lamb.
LIAF is a festival presenting Carnatic, folk, jazz, world and other contemporary forms.
Kefaya Trio will be supporting Yorkston/Thorne/Khan on the night.
Made up of London-based musicians & producers Giuliano Modarelli and Al MacSween, Kefaya are an eclectic group of immigrants, travellers and international artists seeking to find common ground between folk traditions of the world, with a cutting-edge sound rooted firmly in the 21st century.
What people are saying
'The backstage encounter that led to this fusion of western folk and Indian classicism has paid off handsomely for James Yorkston, Jon Thorne and Suhail Yusuf Khan.' The Observer
'Bravely original and worth checking out.' Robin Denselow, The Guardian
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Things you should know
Suitable for ages 16+
This event is wheelchair accessible.