Support: The Ronnie Scotts All Stars
Thursday 27th February - Saturday 1st March 2014
Pee Wee Ellis (sax), Fred Wesley (trombone), Mark Mondesir( drums), Laurence Cottle (bass), Tony Remy (guitar),Dan Moore (keys), Robin McKelle (vocals).
Pee Wee Ellis and Fred Wesley were part of the greatest ever horn section, The JB’s, who toured, recorded and wrote for James Brown in the 60s and 70s. Playing funk, gospel and jazz, together these two will take us back to the day when soul reigned supreme.
On Sunday 16th, Tuesday 18th & 19th February 2014
A special project offering an extremely rare opportunity to catch this legendary artist perform music from one of his most acclaimed albums ‘Jarreau’ in the intimate surroundings of Ronnie Scott’s.
The line-up will comprise...
Al Jarreau – lead vocals
Larry Williams - keyboard & MD
Louis Dowdeswell– trumpet
Tom Walsh - trumpet
Andrew Greenwood – trumpet
Mark Nightingale – trombone
Robbie Harvey – trombone
Rob Barron – 2nd keyboard
Tommy Emmerton – guitar
Laurence Cottle – bass
Ian Thomas – drums
Annabel Williams – backing vocals
Tommy Blaize – backing vocals
Saxes: Nigel Hitchcock Sammy Mayne Claire Mcinerney Alex Garnett (Solo) Martin Williams
Flute: Gareth Lockrane
Trumpets: Andy Greenwood Tom Walsh Pat White Sid Gauld
Trombones: Ade Hallowell Andy Wood Neil Sidwell (Solo) Mark Nightingale
Perc: Miles Bould
Drums: Ian Thomas
Bass: Laurence Cottle