Oriole will be playing some new material @ The Vortex Jazz Club, Dalston, London on Saturday 16th May, 2015 | 8:00pm – 11:00pm 11 Gillett Square, Dalston, London. N16 8AZ Tickets here Record Collector “Ravishingly beautiful” **** BBC Music Magazine “Outstanding” ***** Line-Up: Trish Clowes – Sax Ben Davis – Cello Nick Ramm – Piano Jonny […] Read more – ‘Oriole @ The Vortex 16 May 2015’.
Oriole – live at The Vortex – Dec 6th http://www.vortexjazz.co.uk/event/oriole-john-crawford-trio-with-guests-from-oriole/ Back already due to popular demand playing a set of brand new material and songs from their previous albums. Oriole fuse lyrical world music with jazz spontaneity to create an aural form of Magical Realism. Their members consist of some of the most established figures […] Read more – ‘Oriole – live at The Vortex – Dec 6th’.
We will be playing at: The Vortex Jazz Club, Dalston, London Friday 17th October 2014 | 8:00pm – 11:00pm Buy tickets here:: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/285972 11 Gillett Square, Dalston, London. N16 8AZ http://www.vortexjazz.co.uk/event/oriole/ Read more – ‘Oriole Gigs in London’s The Vortex – Oct 17th’.
Thanks for visiting Oriole’s webpage. Oriole have released a new album called “Every New Day”. “The music, and the recording, quietly blaze like an Iberian summer.” The Guardian – May 2012 Buy CD’s direct from us, we’re cheaper and always in stock Read more – ‘Every New Day’.
City of London Festival Oriole will be playing at city of London Festival on the 5th of July.. and It’s outside and it’s FREE!!!! Friday 5 July 2013 1pm-2.30pm Venue: St Bartholomew’s Hospital (Barts) Courtyard http://www.colf.org/whats-on/686-oriole Ealing Jazz Festival Oriole will be playing at Ealing Jazz Festival this year.. Ealing Jazz Festival is back for its […] Read more – ‘Oriole at City of London Festival and Ealing Jazz Festival’.
Oriole/ Basquiat Strings Double Bill May 2013 Oriole and Basquiat Strings, two of Britain’s most popular instrumental groups, are touring together for the first time. Their leaders, Jonny Phillips and Ben Davis, are great friends who share a constant desire to create music that is fresh and alive. Oriole’s beguiling sound, which borrows from Brazilian […] Read more – ‘Oriole and Basquiat Strings Tour May 2013’.
And one more pearl: the glorious “Every New Day” from Oriole (F-ire) blends spanish flavours and jazz improvising nous into surely one of the year’s most subtly persuasive and most beautifully realized albums. RA Read more – ‘Jazz UK – Every New Day – Review’.
Oriole Every New Day Arguably one of the most underrated members of the F-ire collective, guitarist-composer Jonny Phillips has been making consistently good records for the best part of a decade and it’s not too great a shot of hyperbole to say that his group Oriole have all star starture. The likes of saxophonists Ingrid […] Read more – ‘Echoes – Every New Day – Review’.
The British octet Oriole – a band led by acoustic guitarist and composer Jonny Phillips, and with ubiquitous drummer Seb Rochford in its ranks – return with there third album, Every New Day (**** F-IRE). Subtly fusing jazz with salient latin elements, they create music that is elegantly understated and at times ravishingly beautiful; the […] Read more – ‘Record Collector – Every New Day – Review’.
Performance ***** Recording ***** Lo F-ire’s membersrr have a reputation for flaming avant-guard music but founder member Jonny Phillips who often works with Spanish, Portuguese and Cuban musicians, favours the smoldering, slow burn pleasure principle. Accordingly, Every New Day, concieved and written while he was living in Cadiz, is all about duende, that hard to […] Read more – ‘BBC Music Magazine – Every New Day – Review’.
Jazz UK – “and one more pearl the glorious Every New Day” The Jazz Mann – “Unique and thoroughly organic, combining sometimes apparently disparate elements in a unifying, satisfying whole.” **** Record Collector – “Ravishingly beautiful” **** BBC Music Magazine – “Outstanding”Performance***** Recording(by Joe Leach@CowshedStudio)***** The Observer – Dave Gelly – “An unexpected delicacy” **** The […] Read more – ‘Quotes – Every New Day’.
(F-ire) **** Dave Gelly The Observer, Sunday 10 June 2012 Buy the CD Download as MP3 Oriole Every New Day PROPER 2012 Led by guitarist Jonny Phillips, Oriole are a band of eight musicians from the jazz and Latin music worlds who play together with beguiling empathy. Here, they create an hour of calm, relaxed, fluid music mostly […] Read more – ‘Oriole: Every New Day – The Observer (review)’.
On a label better known for its quirky contemporary sounds, this lovely group led by guitarist Jonny Phillips exudes Brazilian and Cuban timelessness. A warm blend of tenor, cello, and acoustic guitar presents melodies that sound like they’ve been around forever as Oriole bring a great sense of heart to simple material that is utterly […] Read more – ‘Oriole – Every New Day – Mojo’.
Oriole is a supergroup with F-ire associations playing through composed work by guitarist Jonny Phillips with restraint and elegance. Every New Day exudes serenity. Occasionally Rochford will stoke up the heat with some second-line beats but, overall, the music is marked by attention to detail and near classical precision. Nor is it solemn, at times […] Read more – ‘Every New Day – Manchester Evening News’.
May 4th – 2012 Contemporary jazz is more often categorized by nervy rhythmic restlessness rather than by luxurious sensuality – but British F-ire Collective guitarist Jonny Phillips infuses swaying Latin grooves with Jazz urgency. Phillips’s beautiful song-shaped themes are delivered by a F-ire supergroup that includes Polar Bear’s Seb Rochford on drums and New York-resident […] Read more – ‘The Guardian – Every New Day – Review’.
Oriole – Biography Guitarist and composer Jonny Phillip’s Oriole features a unique set of musicians chosen for their musical openness, empathetic playing and ability to assimilate folkloric styles into a unified contemporary sound. First formed in 2004 their members represent something of a F-IRE super group, albeit one whose sound is a million miles from the left-field jazz […] Read more – ‘Biography’.
Oriole Every New Day F-IRE RECORDS – distributed by Proper – Release Date 30 APRIL 2012 “Quietly intense, beguilingly beautiful” Time Out “If the lineup sounds like a dream made real, so does the music’ All About Jazz “A musical mosaic that feels as spiritually uplifting as a Paulo Coelho novel” Jazzwise Guitarist and composer […] Read more – ‘Every New Day – Press Release’.