Tony Momrelle

Sun 15.05.2022 19:00

The State Conservatory of Uzbekistan

80 000 - 250 000 UZS

Tickets are non-refundable.

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  • TONY MOMRELLE - BIO

    THE 21ST CENTURY STEVIE WONDER'

    -Paul Morley, The Guardian

    TONY MOMRELLE is one of the most exciting and significant soul musicians on the modern British stage.

    In a music career spanning 20+ years, he has performed with some of the greatest artists in the world: Incognito, Gloria Estefan, Celine Dion, Janet Jackson, Whitney Houston, Chaka Khan, Sade, Gary Barlow, Andrea Bocelli, Gwen Stefani, Robert Palmer and many more. In Autumn 2016 he supported the legendary Earth, Wind & Fire on their sold-out UK tour.

    Momrelle was lead male vocalist of the famous British Acid-jazz band Incognito for more than sixteen years before launching his solo career. His acclaimed debut album 'Keep Pushing' was released in 2015, followed by a Deluxe Edition twelve months later. With guest appearances from Talib Kweli, Chantae Cann and Tony Remy, the album is an infectious mingling of eighties-inspired synths, jazzy keys, classic piano and soaring soul vocals.

    Channelling Hathaway, Wonder and countless other sounds, styles and ideas through his authentic, thoroughly contemporary interpretation of what British soul music actually means today, Momrelle realised something profoundly special in 'Keep Pushing'. Strong mainstream and regional radio support for the album culminated in four BBC Radio 2 playlisted singles and ongoing airplay across Europe.

    Momrelle's 'Keep Pushing Tour' has flown world-wide, playing to sold-out audiences at venues and festivals in the UK, Australia, Italy, Germany, Russia, France, Indonesia and many more. On home soil, he has dazzled audiences at the EFG London Jazz Festival and Cheltenham Jazz Festival for several years running.

    Notable media appearances in 2017/8 included an intimate duet with Jools Holland live on the much-loved BBC One show 'Later with Jools Holland', as well as distinguished collaborations with the Guy Barker Orchestra and Big Band for BBC Radio 2 - including a recent performance at the London Coliseum alongside Gregory Porter & Friends for 'Friday Night Is Music Night'.

    His second studio album, 'Best Is Yet To Come', was released in April 2019

Venue

The State Conservatory of Uzbekistan

Address
Shaykhantokhur d-t, Olmazor st, 1, 100027
Phone
+99871 239-46-53
Helpful info
Events can be visited by:
From 6 age
Event duration:
19:00 - 21:00 - Sun, 15 May
Refund Information:
In case of cancellation or rescheduling of the event. process of refund will be done within 14 working days