A World of Music: Gerald Trimble and Jambaroque

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Presented by Olathe Public Library at Olathe Indian Creek Library, Olathe KS

Apr 16
A World of Music: Gerald Trimble and Jambaroque

Blending baroque, Celtic and Eastern musical traditions, Gerald Trimble and Jambaroque perform on rare 17th and 18th century instruments, including the viola de gamba.

Many recall Gerald Trimble for his contributions to Kansas City’s Celtic music scene, but today he intertwines the music of the British Isles with sounds from India, the Middle East and a touch of jazz–all played on an instrument that gained popularity in the 1600s. The viola de gamba dates to the 14th century, and most often appears in early music ensembles. Trimble, however, developed his own tuning and style for the instrument. He learned to fiddle from the late Scottish master, Johnny

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Contact: 913-971-6889

Email: rtomlinson@olatheks.org


  • Gerald Trimble discusses his new single and the artistry of his group, Jambaroque.


Olathe Indian Creek Library

13511 S. Mur-Len Road, Ste. 129, Olathe, KS 66062

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