CD HARDCOPY “Home is Where the Art is” First batch has arrived Really pleased with the artwork.The photo is from a pavement in Oozells Street Birmingham near Brindley Place and the Ikon Gallery Terence Collie and I designed the front and… Read More »“HOME IS WHERE THE ART IS” HARD COPY CD
It means alot to me to be acknowledged for my work by this organisation The Arches Project – Creative space for artists based in my hometown of Birmingham and to be featured in their magazine “Hidden Talents”
Many thanks to Tatiana Gorilovsky for the photos of Terence Collie & myself and to Didier Messidoro for his musical involvement with
“Home is Where the Art is” on 33 Jazz Records
This year and once again alongside Terence Collie, Esther Bennett has produced & recorded a new album called “Home is Where the Art Is” –
A labour of love that explores her Birmingham roots and family connections in poetry & spoken word, featuring the music of artist and musician Didier Messidoro.
Also, on the album and accompanied by Terence Collie on piano – are some individual and quirky interpretations of a few well known and widely performed jazz standards that bear Esther’s trademark humour, ability to tell a story and poignancy