John Etheridge and Vimala Rowe

Legendary guitarist John Etheridge has had substantial relationships during his 45 year career with some of the most famous names of 20th century music including Stephane Grappelli, Nigel Kennedy, John Williams, Yehudi Menuhin and Soft Machine.
With this project he joins forces with sensational new vocal star Vimala Rowe, who has been gaining plaudits wherever she goes. She featured recently in Paco Pena’s Flamencura at Sadlers Wells: an indication of the breadth of her talent. Together John Etheridge and Vimala Rowe weave a magical spell, effortlessly travelling musically from India to Africa, Middle East and the USA.
A unique pairing that satisfies on so many levels, their album ‘Out of the Sky’ was elected in the Top Ten critic’s choice of album of the year 2016 in both the Guardian and the Sunday Times the track ‘Detour Ahead ‘in the Top Five in the Guardian.

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A rare mix of visceral emotion and jazzy intelligence SUNDAY TIMES
Vimala Rowe is Sensational THE ARTS DESK
John Etheridge demonstrates awesome authority every time he touches the guitar THE GUARDIAN
A captivating and seemingly effortless soulful voice KISS FM
Immensely soulful, powerful performance LONDON JAZZ NEWS
This beautiful album THE GUARDIAN


june 2017

20177jun10:00 pm- 11:30 amJohn Etheridge & Vimala RoweSwaledale Festival Country:UKCity:Leyburn

201724jun7:00 pm- 10:00 amJohn Etheridge & Vimala RoweIpswich jazz festival Country:UKCity:Ipswich

july 2017

201715jul7:00 pm- 10:00 amJohn Etheridge & Vimala RoweCalstock Arts CentreCountry:UKCity:Calstock

201725jul7:00 pm- 10:00 amJohn Etheridge & Vimala RoweElectric Palace Country:UKCity:Harwich

september 2017



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