HERE EVERY THURSDAY - LIVE JAZZ @ 7.30
5 Art Themen - On tenor and soprano sax Art has played with many English luminaries including local star Michael Garrick, Graham Collier and Stan Tracey as well as touring with Nat Adderley, Ian Carr, George Coleman and Al Haig.
12 Tom Ridout - Tenor Sax and jazz recorder finalist in this year’s BBC Young Musician Jazz Awards. Tom currently plays tenor sax with the National Youth Jazz Orchestra and has just released his first album ‘No Excuses’.
19 Nick Payn - On tenor sax, flute and harmonica Nick returns to join resident MD Bob Haddrell on keyboards and vocals. The high-profile session musician’s credits include Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings, Van Morrison, Paul Young and Chris Barber.
26 Dave Murrell - This highly versatile guitarist, session man, composer and teacher has played on both sides of the Atlantic with the great and the good of jazz and blues
2 Julian Stringle - One of the UK’s most accomplished and distinctive jazz clarinetists. Great to have him back duetting with Bob Haddrell on vocals and keyboards
9 Roy Williams spent many years on trombone with the Humphrey Lyttelton band. He’s won many jazz polls and has played in America and throughout Europe; a great favourite at jazz festivals as a soloist and with all-star groups
16 Nick Pentelow - Welcome return of tenor sax ‘Wizzard’ Nick with a string of live and session credits including Roy Wood, Gary Moore, Bill Wyman, Nick Lowe and Elton John.
23 Mark Ridout on guitar has performed in many of the UK's major jazz venues and festivals with such names as Jimmy Smith, Babara Dennerlein, Tony Martin, Natalie Cole, Jane Monheit and Eddie Parker.
30 Julian Meres - An evening through the A to Z of styles and standards with the local jazz clarinetist joining HERE’s resident MD Bob Haddrell.