Gordon Campbell All Star Octet

Gordon Campbell – trombone, Olly Wilby – saxes, Martin Shaw – trumpet/flugel horn, Claire McInerney – baritone sax, Robin Aspland – piano, Anthony Kerr – vibes, Dave Chamberlain – double bass, Ed Richardson – drums
Fleet Jazz Club welcomed The John Wilson Orchestra & BBC Big Band’s lead trombonist Gordon Campbell and his All Star Octet who featured the music of the USA’s Dave Pell Octet, with popular standards arranged by the renowned Americans’ Shorty Rogers, Marty Paich & Bill Homan. Robin Aspland, Martin Shaw & Anthony Kerr are also fellow BBC Big Band musicians whilst Dave Chamberlain is in The Back to Basie Orchestra. Olly Wilby plays in The Pasadena Roof Orchestra. Both Olly and Ed Richardson are members of Ray Gelato & The Giants. Claire McInerney has performed with Al Martino and Jamie Cullum.

Photographs are by courtesy of David Fisher and Michael Carrington from the Aldershot, Farnham & Fleet Camera Club (AFFCC).