North Beach

by Hilary Burt

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    11 track CD with full sleeve notes and photos. Island of Iona features on the front cover and blue theme runs throughout cd artwork.

    Includes unlimited streaming of North Beach via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
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Footsteps 03:53
Sweet Jessie 03:30
Live Wire 03:50
Proud To Be 04:18
Keep Moving 03:32
Keep Moving Find Your Passion And Follow It
Bleu e neuf 05:35
Monkey 03:10
Baka 05:57
Sarah's Hour 02:46
Simeon 05:27


First Wednesday: flute, piano, synth bass, percussion, drums - upbeat jazz fusion

Footsteps: didgeridoo, flute, loops and samples - funky number which starts with snowy footsteps recorded on a dog walk last winter.

Sweet Jessie: flute, trombone, guitars, acoustic bass, tabla, drums -gentle piece with beautiful upright bass solo from Terry Pack and trombone solo from Mark Bassey. Written for our black Labrador, Jessie!

Live Wire: flute, synth bass and keys, loops - dance track

Proud To Be: flute, trombone, guitars, percussion, drums - pop instrumental with funky trombone solo

Keep Moving: vocals, flutes, marimba, piano, bass, percussion - joyous African vibe. Keep Moving, Find Your Passion, And Follow It.

Bleu e neuf: flutes, trombone, keys, percussion, drums - blues form in 9/4 with French feel

Monkey: electronic fun with wild guitar solo and organ solo over drum loops

Baka: flutes, guitars, jazz bass, percussion, drums - inspired by Baka Forest people in south-east Cameroon. Has a three flute chorus and improvised solos on guitar and flute. Uplifting, gentle and joyous. Rich textures and harmonies on this acoustic instrumental tune.

Sarah's Hour: flute, trombone, guitar, jazz bass, percussion, drums - upbeat Latin tune

Simeon: flutes, tenor sax, guitars, bass, percussion, drums - flute melody with guitars and percussion featuring lyrical solos by Simon D'souza (tenor sax) and Nick Burt (guitar). Think birds in flight on a sunny day. Acoustic instrumental.



released November 10, 2014

Hilary Burt - flutes, piano, percussion, midi programming
Mark Bassey - trombone
Simon D'souza - tenor sax
Laura Impallomeni - didgeridoo
Nick Burt - guitar
Gary Burt - guitar
Alex Eberhard - guitar
Joss Peach - piano, percussion
Terry Pack - upright bass
Leia Frederiksen - percussion
Alex Eberhard - drums


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Hilary Burt Brighton, UK

Eclectic flute-led fusion of jazz, funk and latin vibes.

The album 'North Beach' features flute, trombone, sax, didgeridoo, guitars, piano, bass, percussion and drums.

Hilary Burt's Blue Calluna is her 8 piece jazz, folk, soul band. Their album Step Off And Fly is also available on Bandcamp.

Hilary Burt also composes music for broadcast media.
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