Trumpet, Tuba, Valve Trombone. Born 1952 Nr York. Started playing in Blues/New Orleans bands at age 13, moved to Sheffield in 1974 and became involved with the Free Music scene. Formed Hornweb Saxophone Quartet along with Martin Archer early eighties.
Charlie Collins is a creative percussionist, free polyrhythmic drummer, and sound artist, based in Sheffield, UK. His work continues to explore the boundaries between pure sound and rhythm, frequently incorporating metal percussion and free improvisation. In the 1970s he was
I’ve been earning money and having fun playing music for over twenty years, firstly as a bass guitarist, trumpet player and trombonist, and, for the last twelve years, primarily as a double bass player. I first bought a bass guitar
Since his move in the early 1990s from free jazz saxophonist to studio based electronics composer, Archer has produced a series of highly acclaimed CDs which combine electronics-based structures with written and improvised parts for brass, woodwind, strings and voices.
Sheffield based, producer/remixer and collaborator who is now releasing EP’s on his own Yellow Tiger imprint. My most recent project was the global collaboration ‘Myths’ which gathered people from all over to narrate the stories of Greek myth. In the
Hervé Perez is a sound artist/composer from France, now based in Sheffield, UK. He works across genres, drawing from many influences in jazz, electro-acoustic, contemporary music, experimental electronics, free improvisation, immersive sound art and ancient techniques of sound therapy alike.