Fri 21 Oct | Jazz at Progress: The Power Of Three | Tommaso Starace reeds, Jim Watson piano, Dave Chamberlain bass | Progress Theatre Reading | 7:30pm | £18.00 (£16.00 concessions, £9 under 16) plus maximum 5% booking fee | More info and tickets here
“Starace’s melodious originals offer good blowing potential for alto and soprano solos delivered in a cleanly articulate post-bop style reminiscent of Phill Woods.” Jack Massarik, Jazzwise
Fri 21 Oct | Emma Rawicz Quintet | Emma Rawicz saxophone, David Preston guitar, John Turville keyboard, Freddie Jenson bass and Asaf Sirkis drums | Benson Parish Hall, Sunnyside, Benson, Oxfordshire, OX10 6LZ | 19:30 to 22:00 | £16 – tickets here | Full bar selling a variety of soft and alcoholic drinks and snacks available.
Multi-award winning saxophonist and composer performs lilting Afro-Cuban grooves to hard-hitting modern jazz and funk. An all-star band will play music from her debut and upcoming album in a captivating performance. The range and depth of this talented performer and rising star is a must see for any jazz enthusiast!