Euan Burton

Euan Burton is an award-winning Composer, Bassist, Producer and one of the leading musicians to emerge from Scotland in the last decade. Signed to Whirlwind Recordings, he has released two internationally acclaimed albums with them: “Occurrences” (2012) and “Too Much Love” (2014). As a bassist, his warm tones and poignant improvisations give nod to the Charlie Haden school while retaining his own voice throughout. He's incredibly in demand as a sideman across many genres in his native Scotland and has appeared on dozens of albums to date, with performances with many modern jazz greats including Ari Hoenig, Gilad Hekselman, Will Vinson and Jonathan Kreisberg

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”An unbelievable creative force in Scottish music” —BBC RADIO SCOTLAND

“...with Scottish bassist Euan Burton providing the backbone, every piece has a sure sense of shape while maintaining an air of spontaneity” —THE HERALD

“arguably the finest Scottish bassist to emerge in the past decade.” —THE IRISH TIMES

“Burton's solos combined a potent melodic core with a velvety softness of touch” —THE SCOTSMAN

“Kreisbergs quartet comprised young Scottish bassist Euan Burton, doing a fine supportive job with discretion and sureness of touch” —THE HERALD

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