September 21st 2021
PAUL HIGGS presents
“A BRIEF HISTORY OF JAZZ”
Paul Higgs is renowned as one of the UK’s leading trumpet players and composers. In this show Paul and his band take you a delightful musical tour of the history of jazz, playing hits by the legendary greats- Bix Beiderbecke, Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, Chet Baker and Miles Davis amongst others.
Taking you through the styles of New Orleans, swing and be-bop, through cool jazz, modal and Latin, Paul gives an intimate and outstanding performance.
With Chris Ingham – piano, George Double – drums, Marianne Windham – bass
“Paul Higgs displays a gorgeous tone,unflagging inspiration, stylistic cognisance at its most perceptive andenviably faultless chops to boot!” Digby Fairweather: BBC presenter and jazz trumpeter
The performance will start at 8pm (doors and bar open from 7.15pm).
Tickets £20 available online here or from the Box Office on 01252 811009
Tickets will also be available on the door , subject to availability