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Belvedere Jazz & Music Club

  • Where:
    The Chichester Hotel, Old London Road, Rawreth, Wickford, SS11 8UE
  • When:
    20 November
    8:00pm to 10:30pm
  • How much:
    £12.50 on the door - reservations recommended
  • Contact:
    07850607075
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Music - Jazz & Blues
Belvedere Jazz & Music Club
VASILIS XENOPOULOS QUINTET
'DEXTERITY'
Vasilis Xenopoulos - tenor sax
Freddie Gavita - trumpet
Rob Barron - piano
Matt Home - drums
Julian Bury - double bass
Saxophonist Vasilis Xenopoulos’ celebrates the music and spirit of Dexter Gordon with classic jazz standards played in the Dexter Gordon style and a couple of Vasilis’ own Dexter-influenced compositions. Vasilis says ‘Dexter Gordon was one of the most iconic figures in jazz history and a true heavyweight of the tenor saxophone. His powerful tone and unique ability to create melodic lines influenced many saxophonists around the world and still do to this day’. Tonight's top line up features Freddie Gavita, Winner of the British Jazz Awards Best Trumpet of 2017, Rob Barron from the BBC Big Band & Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Orchestra, bassist Julian Bury who's performed with Paul McCartney and drummer Matt Home who has backed Cleo Lane and Curtis Stigers.
Meals at Candle lit tables from 6:30pm ~ Friendly Atmosphere ~ Newcomers welcome!

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