We are very excited to be heading out on tour in February - We will be in London, Vilnius, Stockholm, Pärnu, Vanemuine, St. Petersburg and Moscow! Check out the dates by clicking on the "concerts" tab.
We've got another youtube vid for your delectation. Right before our Hull Jazz Festival concert we sat down with Evelyn and chatted about the music, our approach, the band, working together etc. We'd love it of you'd take a look... Click Launch Related Site to head over to YT for...
2018 was crazy busy for us. Towards the end we had a concert at the Howard Assembly Room @ Opera North, Leeds. This date seemed like a nice bookend to the extensive tour we'd done, so we decided to film it. We got our good pal and video guru Adam...
We've very excited to be coming over to Estonia early 2020 for some performances. We'll have all the details on the concerts page soon but it looks like we're playing three concerts (we're trying to confirm a fourth one too). Näeme seal!
We don\'t get to the south coast all that often so are looking forward to this one. Brighton friends come and say hello!
We're delighted to announce we'll be performing at this great fest at the end of July! Oh we do like to be beside the seaside...
We can now announce we'll be performing at Chiltern Arts with Evelyn, we will hopefully have time to roam the hills too! We'll share all the info and ticket links very soon so do watch this space...
Delighted to have completed our first run of international dates! We had an absolute blast at April Jazz, Espoo, Finland with Evelyn Glennie. What an amazing festival! Followed by two intimate trio gigs at PiecArt Acoustic Jazz Club in Krakow. Europe, we'll be back soon!
A beautifully intimate unamplified trio set in the ornate wood-panelled rooms of Glasgow's Merchants House last night. Such a treat being able to explore the real extremes of dynamic when playing this music acoustically. Thanks to everyone who came out!
Pleasure to be part of the opening season of Aberdeen's newly refurbished Music Hall. What a beautiful space and a fantastic audience.
A real pleasure kicking of 2019 with the headline slot at RNCM's Day of Percussion and exciting meeting some of the stars of the future after the concert!
Wow, what a year. Fantastic final show at Hamstead Arts Festival/London Jazz Festival done- another great audience and a great way to close 2018. Plenty of excitement in the pipeline for next year, including headlining RNCM's Day of Percussion in Feb and our first run of dates in Europe!
Incredible couple of days performing at the Howard Assembly Rooms in Leeds, followed by the Hull Jazz Festival, as well as filming a little behind-the-scenes documentary and filming and recording both gigs for series of live videos! Watch this space!
We loved our first pilgrimage to Canterbury- absolutely beautiful hall to play in and a fantastic audience!
We're really looking forward to our first HLKG date in London EVER! London is Ant's hometown so this should be a great gig - get tickets while you can. Click "Launch Related...
We had a lovely trip to Montgomeryshire, Wales and another sold out show at MOMA, Machynlleth! See you soon ffrindiau Cymraeg!
We are excited to be heading to the continent in January 2019 - first of all we'll be in Basel, Switzerland on Jan 15th & 16th. We are adding more dates so keep an eye on the gigs tab!
Check out the Gallery tab, we've complied LOADS of images from the tour this year. Many are images of us performing, but there are also some more "fly on the wall" type shots - Enjoy! Be sure to follow us at Instagram.com/TrioHLK for regular visual stimulus!
Thanks for having us Petworth - a huge pleasure to play in the round at St. Mary's last night, and hang a little afterwards. We hope to return again soon!
We will be headlining this great fest in November with Dame Evelyn - and we can't wait! Get tickets while you can! It'll be our HJF debut...
We were invited into the BBC Radio 3 studio to perform live, and last we went in with Evelyn to deliver a special version of Extra Sensory Perception, have a listen if you didn't catch it going out in real time!
Some nice classical press coverage came through from Gramophone Collector magazine. Check it out...
Check out the latest audiovisual instalment from our studio sessions - this time we smashed all the components of Chick Corea's "Spain" together in our large HLKadron Collider, then reassembled it for your listening pleasure/painS...
The first review from the USA has come through - it says some VERY nice things about the trio and our launch concert at Queen's Hall, Edinburgh. "This is a five-star performance of intelligent and unusual music. Whilst Glennie has long been an established name world-wide especially in classical music...
"Across its 67 minutes, Standard Time is urgent, elegant, dizzying, serene … and maybe unlike anything you’ve heard before. " Thanks to Adrian Pallant @ LJN for getting it! He also said "A markedly atypical debut trio album" check out his full review by clicking Launch Related Site...
Very excited to be playing Hampstead Arts with Evelyn on Nov 20 this year, during the Hampstead Arts Festival.
Check it out on Bandcamp:
Delighted to be playing at this year's Petworth Festival with Evelyn Glennie this year!
Very excited to be playing with Evelyn in Leeds on November 16th this year!
Psyched to be playing with Evelyn at this year's Canterbury Festival on November 2nd.
"The festival had one extraordinary performance that was in a class all of it's own" Thanks Jazzwise Magazine for this great review! There was a special article ONLY in the printed version of the magazine as well as a separate review on the link below. Check it out and hear...
Get down to Pizza Express Live on July 11th for our London album launch gig!
Delighted to be playing with Evelyn at the prestigious RWCMD in Cardiff, with a pre-concert talk before hand.
Delighted to be playing this year's Ashbourne Festival on July 7th!
Very excited to be playing with Evelyn Glennie at Edinburgh's Queen's hall on May 13th, for our official album launch gig.
Incredibly pumped to be supporting Chris Potter Quartet at Ronnie's from the 12th to the 14th of March.
The trio are playing Cambridge's Hidden Rooms on June 12th.
Excited to announce another concert with Evelyn Glennie at the Hay Festival on the first of June.
Another exciting concert with Evelyn Glennie at the Menuhin Hall on June 2nd. Tickets here:
Check us out at the Hyde Park Book Club on 31st May!
Trio gig at Oxford's Mad Hatter on the 8th of May!
We'll be playing a lunchtime concert at Liverpool Uni on the 18th of April. Tickets here:
Very much looking forward to playing up in Cromarty on June 20th.
Pumped to be playing this year's Bristol Jazz and Blues fest on March 17th- our first live gig with Evelyn Glennie.
Excited to be playing the Queen's Head in Monmouth on June 6th.
Trio gig up in Gairloch on 19th of June! Excited to play in such a beautiful spot.
Very excited to be flying out to Shetland to play at Mareel on June 16th!
We've received so many nice messages from everyone asking about our release date, we don't have a final release date yet but are very excited to get it out, and we will publish our dates once everything is finalised. Huge thanks for all the kind words and support, it means...
Many thanks to everyone for your patience whilst our plans crystallise - we now have a number of live dates confirmed for mid 2018. Needless to say we are very very excited to bring this music to you in person, and to get the recorded music out into the world!
We are really excited to say that we will be releasing our long awaited full length debut album in mid 2018! Check back for updates and say hello on FB/twitter.
Huge thanks to everyone who came out to the workshops and concerts - we had a great time teaching/talking/playing and hanging. Stay in touch via the mailing list and our FB page/twitter. See you all again soon!
Pumped for our masterclasses and gigs in Edinburgh and Aberdeen this week!
Catch us on Wednesday November the 30th at 1pm at Edinburgh Napier University, and gig at The Jazz Bar at 8.30pm..
..Then Thursday December the 1st at 2pm at Aberdeen Uni followed by gig at the Blue...
We're happy to announce that we've been invited to play at this years Cambridge Jazz...
All this time in the studio has made us hungry to get out and play! So we're excited to have some UK dates at the end of November, check the gigs page for details - see you there!
Recording sessions at Castlesound Studios finished!
Full score of ESP now available for free download from the 'scores' section of the website. Have a look if you like dots.
Delighted to announce that the wonderful Steve Lehman will also be appearing as a special guest artist on this summer's recording.
Incredibly excited to announce that Dame Evelyn Glennie will be guesting on our debut album later this year.
Delighted to announce we have been awarded funding from the PRS for Music Foundation for recording our first album later in the year!
“PRS for Music Foundation is the UK's leading funder of new music across all genres. Since 2000 PRS for Music Foundation has given more than £19.5...
We're delighted to receive video from the Trio HLK + Cory Henry show from the talented guys at 8acre films. Check the link to Stabfest out here:
More video of the EJBF gig- here's a reel of a few nice moments.
After rehearsing with Cory Henry for yesterday's gig, the four of us went to check out Abrose's set in George Square. Really inspiring music- great writing and outstanding musicianship.