Bill Laurance

SAFFRON WALDEN Saffron Hall
Audley End Road
Saffron Walden
CB11 4UH

Directions

"It’s a personal exploration. I'm discovering my own voice, my own sound all the time", explains Bill Laurance. "I get a kick out of that journey.”

That journey has led Laurance across the globe and through a myriad of award-winning musical projects. A three times Grammy winning, world-renowned multi-instrumentalist, composer and producer, dubbed a 'jazz maestro' by The Guardian. 

Laurance is also a member of the phenomenon that is Snarky Puppy.2018 has seen Bill exploring his first love, the piano, with the recording of a solo album entitled ‘Cables’ to be released in 2019. The album puts Bill’s focus on the piano and electronics in a further exploration of the meeting of classical and jazz.

Ninja Tune affiliated pianist James Heather will play an opening set that complements Bill Laurance’s performance.

'Originally inspired by Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey, HAL explores man's relationship with machines in a world ruled by technology. Shot in the central and business districts of London in January, 2019