... a formidable musician as well as a formidable pianist, with a feeling for the way harmony can create architecture as well as momentary colours – a rare gift

The Telegraph

Rises to the occasion with depth of feeling, nuance and technical brilliance.

The Independent

Adventurous yet as sophisticated and technically brilliant as ever, Gwilym Simcock’s latest album marks a new stage in his career.

The Evening Standard

Gwilym Simcock’s prodigious creations on the piano straddle the border between classical and jazz to mesmerising effect…a stupendous improviser and a remarkable musician all round

The Observer

Gwilym is one of the most exceptional musicians that I have ever known..he's a really significant force in music

Pat Metheny

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From This Place Pat Metheny

New album with Pat Metheny, Linda Oh and Antonio Sanchez out Feb 21st 2020

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From This Place

The new record features ten compositions by Metheny, who is joined by long-time drummer, Antonio Sanchez, Malaysian/Australian bassist Linda May Han Oh, and British pianist Gwilym Simcock as well as the Hollywood Studio Symphony conducted by Joel McNeely. Meshell Ndegeocello (vocals), Gregoire Maret (harmonica), and Luis Conte (percussion) are special guests on From This Place, Metheny’s first album of new material since 2014’s Kin (←→).

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Gwilym Simcock, Pat Metheny, Linda Oh, Antonio Sanchez

Gwilym Simcock on tour in March 2020 with Pat Metheny, Linda Oh and Antonio Sanchez

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Gwilym on tour in Australia and South America with “An Evening with Pat Metheny”

Gwilym will be back on tour with jazz legend guitarist Pat Metheny.  The quartet includes Pat, Gwilym,  Linda Oh (bass) and Antonio Sanchez (drums).  The concert is called “An Evening with Pat Metheny” and features  many of the great classics from the Pat Metheny Real Book. Do check the dates for more information. Read More

Upcoming concerts

Gwilym Simcock  

11
Dec
2022
United Kingdom London Highgate International Chamber Music Festival
Duo with Thomas Gould
“Corelli to Jazz”
3:30pm
St Anne’s Church, Highgate West Hill,
15
Dec
2022
Germany Homburg Kulturzentrum Saalbau
with Thomas Gould and Miriam Ast
7:30pm
Obere Allee 1
18
Jan
2023
Germany Bayreuth Das Zentrum
Gwilym Simcock with The Stuttgarter Kammerorchester
Gwilym Simcock: Werk für Klavier und Orchester, Auftragskomposition des SKO Claude Debussy: Childrens Corner (arrangiert für Klavier und Streichorchester von G. Simcock) Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony op. 4
8:00pm
Internationales Jugendkulturzentrum, Äußere Badstr. 7a Bayreuth

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Latest releases

Quartet Quintet

Quartet Quintet

Near and Now

Near and Now

Birdsong/Can Yr Adar

Birdsong/Can Yr Adar

Gwilym Simcock and The Impossible Gentlemen 'Let's Get Deluxe'

Let’s Get Deluxe

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