A unique mix of Fiery Flamenco, Blues, Moody Moorish, Salsa, and Folk-Funk,Rumbas, Tangos, Fresh and Original takes on Latino styles, roots-based improvisations and spontaneous moments of magical mayhem.
Besides his solo work, Howard currently plays with various groups, including:
Men of the Hour - a flexible line-up featuring original music by Howard Haigh, mixing Jazz, Latino, and music of the moment. The flexible line-up features various stellar musicians including Rick Middleton (Bass); Gill Hancock (Sax); Sam Middleton (Percussion)
The Moonlight Gazette Folksy mix of trad and originals with Andy Hornby (Mandolin, whistles) https://moonlightgazette.bandcamp.com/releases
Howard is a member of LeibnizLab Arts Collective working on a Folk Opera “The Last Adventure” with director Ernst Fischer
Listen now, click on: band camp, to go to Howard Haigh & Lava recordings *
Featuring Spanish Guitars, Latino and Moorish Percussion (Cajon, Bongos, Darabuka), and an array of sounds including at times Lutes, Harmonicas, Bass, Voices, Woodwind and even cheeks (!)
Performing at major venues including The Barbican and The Queen Elizabeth Hall, London; SolFest ; Manchester Jazz Fest; Cambridge Summer Music; and Village Halls, Arts Centres, clubs, and Concert Halls, the group go from strength to strength, delighting audiences wherever they appear.
Drawing by Vicki Trowler
HOWARD HAIGH & LAVA
LAVA Live at the Dukes ‘Aguilera’ October 2008(mp3)
LAVA MUSIC SCORES AND TABS
Aguilera BASS SALSITA salsita Bass salsita – flute SPRAWL.flute&violin SPRAWL.Trump
Por Favor Bass Por Favor sopsax Por Favor-Ac.Gtr