• Paul Jones Big Band Blues Bash!

  • Thu, 26-03-2020 at 20:00
  • St George's Bristol
    Great George Street and Charlotte Street
    BS1 5RR Bristol
Paul Jones Big Band Blues Bash! - St George's Bristol - Bristol

Part of the Bristol Jazz & Blues FestivalAt the age of 15, a recording of Jimmy Rushing with Count Basie was Paul Jones’s introduction to the sound of Big Band blues. 60 years later via Manfred Mann, Eric Clapton, The Blues Band and BBC’s The Blues Show, Jones revisits that early inspiration with a powerhouse Big Band backing him in a selection of his personal blues and swing favourites!Paul Jones - vocal/harmonicaSimon Gardner, Enrico Tomasso, Stuart Henderson, Tom Gardner - trumpetsIan Bateman, Terry Kelly, Jon Hopes, Justin Pavey - trombonesAlan Barnes, Pete Long, Robert Fowler, Richard Exall, Amy Roberts - reedsDenny Ilett - guitarDan Mooore - pianoAndy Crowdy - bassJulie Saury - drums