Alcyona Mick Quintet
@ Southbank Centre / The Ballroom
18 November 2007
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Alcyona Mick biography
Alcyona Mick started playing piano at the age of
3. She studied at Birmingham Conservatoire and the Royal Academy
of Music with Liam Noble, Pete Saberton and Mike Gibbs.
Composition is a big part of Mick’s life.
She writes for her own bands and has also received commissions to
write for other bandleaders.
Mick has worked with Gene Calderazzo, John Etheridge, Chris Bowden’s
‘Slightly Askew’, Told by an Idiot Theatre co, and Ingrid
Laubrock among others. Mick also leads her own quintet and co-leads
Alcyona Mick’s debut album was released in
July 2006 on Malcolm Creese's Audio-b label. The band continues
to tour in the UK.