Jazz at Progress | The Horace Silver Project | Tickets on sale soon
Friday 30 June 2023 | Progress Theatre, Reading | 7: 30pm | £18.00 (£16.00 concessions, £9 under 16) plus maximum 5% booking fee.
Freddie Gavita trumpet
Clare Hirst sax
Andrea Vicari piano
Marianne Windham bass
Matt Fishwick drums
A celebration of the distinctively funky soul jazz of the legendary hard bop pianist and composer Horace Silver, including favourites from his enduring Blue Note recordings such as The Preacher, Song For My Father, and Sister Sadie, from a new band fronted by Clare Hirst, a UK saxophonist with a distinguished career in pop and jazz music plus the extraordinary Freddie Gavita, winner of the British Jazz Awards for Best Trumpet in 2017 , and a rhythm section featuring composer and pianist Andrea Vicari, Marianne Windham on bass and Matt Fishwick on drums.