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Benny Sharoni at Harborough Jazz club 2016
 
 
SUNDAY  12th February

GASCOYNE/O'HIGGINS QUARTET


Dave O'Higgins (sax)

Geoff Gascoyne (Bass)

Graham Harvey (keyboard)

Seb de Krom (drums)




Our Valentine’s gig features a band we are sure you will enjoy Bass player Geoff Gascoyne returns to the club, alongside tenor player Dave O’ Higgins. Geoff has been playing bass for over 25 years, appeared on over 120 records and has been to Harborough on several occasions. He has worked with such diverse artists as Michel Legrand, Everything But the Girl, Van Morrison, Georgie Fame, Sir Willard White, US3, Sting, Charlie Watts, Benny Golson, Bill Bruford, Jacqui Dankworth, Bob Dorough, Mari Wilson, Eddie Izzard,
The Mingus Big Band, Peter King Quartet, John Martyn, Dianne Reeves, Guy Barker, Claire Martin, Eartha Kitt. He played a major part in the rise of Jamie Cullum with whom he worked exclusively from 2000 to 2007. Dave O’Higgins makes his first appearance here. His career started in the1980s with NYJO, going on to work with a wide range of people both here and in the US. In the late 80s he was with Mezzoforte, Cleo Laine and John Dankworth, and Jason Rebello. He also formed his own small groups, and at the turn of the century he was leading his Biggish Band. Dave also plays flute, has played jazz with Sax Appeal, Itchy Fingers, Shorty Rogers, and others, and has accompanied singers as diverse as Nancy Wilson, Randy Crawford, Jimmy Witherspoon and the Four Top.



Tickets: Rob Barker 01858 – 466737

The Next Concert is on Sunday 12th March 2017 - Henry Armburg Jennings Trio 

 

 

Doors Open 12 noon. Concert: 12:30 – 3:00 pm

Licensed Bar and Food


 

Market Harborough Jazz Club focuses on promoting modern and mainstream forms of Jazz. Our aim is to not only provide Sunday sessions at our venue at the Angel Hotel, but also further promote local jazz events. We have an excellent reputation for providing jazz sessions from national and international names as well as rising local stars.  This season sees visits from such musicians as Dave O’Higgins and Geoff Gascoyne; Andy Panayi, Mark Nightingale, Ant Law, and singer Pete Churchill, along with rising stars Allison Neale; Ben Holder and Henry Armburg-Jennings. We look forward to seeing you at our lunchtime sessions on the second Sunday in every month to enjoy a friendly relaxed atmosphere, good food and the best in modern jazz.





ROY WILLIAMS & ENRICO TOMASSO February 2016



 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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