Giles Robson: Blues Harmonica Maestro Tuesday 07 September 2021 21:00 Boisdale of Canary Wharf Restaurant

“Blues By Candlelight with Giles Robson: Blues Harmonica Maestro”
 

1896 Promotions & Boisdale of Canary Wharf 
Proudly Present:
“Blues By Candlelight”
With World Leading Blues Harmonica Maestro Giles Robson
“Blues giant, absolute master of the form”
 Alligator Records, Chicago
“Award-winning blues harmonica genius”
 Daily Sport (UK)
Acclaimed as one of the world’s greatest living blues harmonica players, singers and entertainers, join Giles Robson with his world-class band as he plays an intimate candlelit show. The performance celebrates the dynamics, grooves, feeling and humour of the blues, as you enjoy the finest food and service on offer in London, at Boisdale Of Canary Wharf.
The First EU or UK blues artist to appear on Chicago’s legendary Alligator Records and the third only UK blues artist after Eric Clapton and Peter Green to win a coveted Memphis Blues Music Award (the Grammy of the blues world). Regularly touring 15 countries a year Robson has become renowned across the world for his dazzling performances and unforgettable shows.
 
Leading French music magazine Soulbag praises his harmonica virtuosity as "Staggering", legendary Fleetwood Mac producer Mike Vernon MBE calls his personalised harmonica sound "Nothing short of awesome" and the world's leading jazz magazine USA's Downbeat says his playing style is the streaming of "Electromagnetic riffs and licks like a precision machine".
 
His Blues Music Award-winning collaboration with Joe Louis Walker and Bruce Katz “Journeys To The Heart Of The Blues” was a Living Blues Magazine album of the decade and his 2019 solo album "Don't Give Up On The Blues" was a Mojo Magazine album of the year. Sweden's Jefferson Magazine described it as the "Best blues album of the year".
 
“Chicago legends Wells, Cotton and Branch 
have a worthy heir to the blues harp throne”
Blues Matters (UK)
“Giles Robson is an incredible harp player”
Blues Music Magazine USA
 
“Giles Robson belongs to the
finest, the absolute top, of the current
blues generation”
Rootsville.eu (Belgium)
 
“Well worth his place
in blues harp history”
American Blues Scene (USA) 
Bar and heated Terrace available for pre or post-show drinks! 

ABOUT THE VENUE

Jools Holland is Boisdale’s Patron of Music presenting the very best in jazz, blues and soul and occasionally rock’n’roll. Described as “London’s No 1 jazz venue” by Tatler Magazine, Boisdale of Canary Wharf is a two-floor venue overlooking the fountains of Cabot Square, which comprises an award-winning restaurant, four private dining rooms, The Oyster Bar & Grill, Terrace, the world’s most extensive whiskey bar (over 1000 malt whiskeys!)

The food offering ranges from an excellent value bar menu with a wonderful selection of burgers starting at £10.75and an A La carte menu celebrating great British ingredients with flair and imagination. The dry-aged Aberdeenshire steaks are simply amazing! You can also enjoy fabulous cocktails, a good selection of real ales, and draft lagers as well as an outstanding wine list with over 200 bins.

"London's number one jazz venue" Tatler

"Best Whisky Bar in the World" Whisky Magazine

"A carnivore's dream" Evening Standard

"Aged steaks are deemed incredible" Square Meal

"The world's most individualistic style bar & restaurant" Hot Tickets

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Dinner and Show

Description Price Quantity
info   Window - Live Music & Dinner £49.00
info   Standard - Live Music & Dinner £79.00
info   Premium - Live Music & Dinner £99.00
info   VIP - Live Music & Dinner £149.00
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Description Price Quantity
info   Window - Live Music £19.00
info   Standard - Live Music £29.00
info   Premium - Live Music £49.00
info   VIP - Live Music £99.00

Boisdale of Canary Wharf Restaurant - Cabot Place, Canary Wharf, London, E14 4QT


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