CGS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH ANU proudly supporting musicians
Date: Monday, 17 June
Venue: CGS Gallery
Tickets: On sale at the door
"Fresh, sophisticated, vibrant and formidable" — All About Jazz
"The future of jazz composition" — Paul Williams (ASCAP)
"I highly recommend it!" — John Abercrombie
"Jazz guitar prodigy" — John McBeath (The Australian)
After delighting audiences at festivals and venues in Holland, Belgium, Turkey, Romania, Japan, and the USA, come and hear the New York based 'Quentin Angus Quintet' as they make their first national tour of Australia to promote their critically acclaimed album 'Perception'.
Based in New York City since the Fall of 2010, guitarist, composer and bandleader Quentin Angus was born on August 17, 1987 in Mount Plesant, South Australia.
He has toured internationally as a leader performing in Belgium, Holland, Romania, Turkey, Japan, the USA, Australia and New Zealand and has appeared at the Jazz Hoeilaart Festival (2011), Bucharest International Jazz Festival (2012), EUROPAfest (2012), Adelaide International Guitar Festival (2009), Mt Barker Jazz Festival (2010) and Adelaide FRINGE (2008-10) among other festivals as well as at The Kennedy Center in Washington, DC, the Cornelia Street Cafe, Smoke and Smalls in New York and the Nardis Jazz Club in Istanbul among other venues.
Angus has also performed and/or recorded with John Abercrombie, Bob Mintzer, Kevin Hays, Gilad Hekselman, Will Vinson, Colin Stranahan, Linda Oh, Jo Lawry, Shai Maestro and Wolfgang Muthspiel, among others. He released his self-produced recording debut Retrieval Structure in July 2012.