Gateshead Jazz 2020
Jasper Høiby's Planet B
Copenhagen-born bassist Jasper Høiby created the trio Phronesis in 2005, he which has toured extensively in Europe and North America and won a myriad of awards including Jazz Album of the Year’ in Jazzwise and MOJO Magazines.
Høiby has become renowned the world over for his fearlessly expressive sound, charismatic stage presence and distinct compositional prowess.
2020 marks the launch and release of Høiby’s new European project, Jasper Høiby’s Planet B, featuring the talents of UK saxophonist Josh Arcoleo (Native Dancer, Jeff Williams) and French drummer Marc Michel (Alfio Origlio, Gilad Hekselman). This new adventure takes Høiby’s compositional skills into thrillingly uncharted territory, combining the dynamism and warmth of his acoustic tones with expansive soundscapes, samples of speech and atmospheres along with vertiginous loops.
If you’re aged between 16 to 25 you can get tickets to any Gateshead Jazz gig for just £5.
Simply select the 16-25 ticket option when you choose your seat.
You may be asked to produce identification when you pick up your tickets from our Box Office.
Sage One, Sage Two and NRFH only. Subject to availability.