Fri 10 - Sun 19 November 2017

Sam Leak Big Band

Rising star pianist Sam Leak, leader of the acclaimed quartet Aquarium, debuts his all star big band with the premiere performance of a suite composed for the festival.

'One of the brightest young stars, a heavenly improviser and a brilliant prospect for the future' (Jazz FM)

'This is assured and sophisticated acoustic jazz with deep roots in the tradition, that knows exactly what it is trying to do - and succeeds.'  (BBC Music Magazine)

Tickets £12 on the door.

Brass
Steve Fishwick
Freddie Gavita
Robbie Robson
Louis Dowdeswell
Trevor Mires
Tom White
Patrick Hayes
Simon Minshall

Reeds
Sammy Mayne
Simon Marsh
Lluis Mather
Alec Harper
Sam Rapley

Rhythm Section
Sam Leak
Oli Hayhurst
Jon Scott