Jamil Sheriff big band
Saxophones/Flutes – Russell Henderson, Simon Kaylor, Tori Freestone, Joel Purnell.
Trumpets – Simon Bedows, Sean Hollis, Mark Chandler, Simon Nixon.
Trombones – Kevin Holborough, Stuart Garside, Chris Hibbard, Rosie Nicholl.
Drums – Eryl Roberts
Guitar – Jamie Taylor
Bass – Garry Jackson
Piano – Jamil Sheriff
Jamil's work has been grabbing the attention of theinternational jazz audience for some time. This is the first project he has put together for large ensemble and promises to be an exhilarating and entertaining night of music. Jamil always pays tribute to the traditions of the art form, whilst making room for vibrant and funky melodies.
"The music is both swinging and sophisticated…Jamil is a constantly inventive arranger. Just when you think you've heard it all, he'll come up with something fresh" - Jazz UK
Advance Tickets available. Full £13, Concessions £10, 15 – 17 year olds £2, Under 15s FREE
Millenium Hall, Polish Centre, 520 Ecclesall Road