ALAN BARNES WITH EXCESS PROPHET
The UKís premier jazz star Alan Barnes (saxes) is joined by Excess Prophet, five members of the BBC Philharmonic, in an exhilarating concert of modern jazz, swing, latin, bebop and ballads. The programme, which will feature pieces by Horace Silver, may include music by Miles Davis,
Gershwin, Ellington and Thelonious Monk. Excess Prophet has played with many of the UKís top jazz soloists including sax-men Peter King and Art Themen, and vocalist Jacqui Dankworth. The group has appeared at major venues including the Royal Albert Hall and the Bridgewater Hall and Matt and Phreds Jazz Club in Manchester, and has broadcast on BBC Radio 3. Prepare for an evening of fascinating rhythm, standards and many favourites.
Tickets: £14, £11.50 (£11.50, £9 concessions) young person £5.50