Alina Bzhezhinska’s Hipharp Collective
SATURDAY 28 SEPTEMBER - 8:00 PM
Alina Bzhezhinska harp
Gareth Lockrane flutes
Christian Vaughan keyboards
Julie Walkington double bass
Joel Prime drums, percussion
Alina Bzhezhinska is an internationally renowned harpist with dynamic stage presence and soulful technique. Tonight, she brings to life the finest compositions of legendary harpists Dorothy Ashby and Alice Coltrane. Both coming from a jazz background in Detroit, these remarkable artists had different life journeys and worked in different genres of jazz, making valuable contributions to the development of contemporary music. Alina, together with her stellar band, celebrates their influence on modern music and explores some of the music that has inspired generations of performers and listeners.