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JAM – Jazz at Milford: FIVE STAR SWING

27 Aug 2021

Where: Main Hall

Description

Starts 8pm
Bar open 7:30pm                                                               Entry: £10   Tickets or Pay on Door

FIVE STAR SWING – As seen on BBC TV’s “Children in Need” & Leicester Square Theatre –  “They swing like crazy – Superb!” – Sheila Tracy (B.B.C.)

Featuring Chris Smith – Jazz arranger / composer for JAZZ FM, BBC Radio Big Band, NYJO, Kenny Ball… 

 An exciting night  with hits you’ll know and love from the Swing & Jazz era –
 Freddie HubbardCharlie Parker, Ella Fitzgerald through to vocals like
“Mr Bojangles” “Bad, Bad Leroy Brown”   plus foot stomping “Jools Holland” style Jazz.  

Also featuring Simone from the latter day Ivy Benson Orchestra.
Simone has performed on the film Lace 2, Russel Harty Show, Jazz solos on the Paul Merton TV show, Leonard Bernstein…

“…A celebration of classic Jazz !” (Telegraph)