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Alan Barnes Octet

Alan Barnes - alto saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet, composer, arranger
Bruce Adams - trumpet, flugelhorn
Mark Nightingale - trombone, arranger
Karen Sharp - tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone, clarinet
Robert Fowler - tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone, clarinet
David Newton - keyboard
Simon Thorpe - bass
Clark Tracey - drums


ARTIST REVIEWS
Alan Barnes Octet: “A Jazz Christmas Carol”  Progress Theatre, Reading, Berkshire, 20/12/2019.
Alan Barnes Octet: “A Jazz Christmas Carol”  Progress Theatre, Reading, Berkshire, 20/12/2019.

""A seasonal delight. Rarely have we heard a band with such a variety of textures". Guest contributor Clive Downs enjoys Alan Barnes' jazz interpretation of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol"."

4 out of 5

Live Review


JAZZ MANN FEATURES

EFG London Jazz Festival 2019, Day Ten, Sunday 24th November 2019.

EFG London Jazz Festival 2019, Day Ten, Sunday 24th November 2019.

Ian Mann on the final day of the Festival and performances by Led Bib, Asha Parkinson, Tara Cunningham. Isobella Burnham and Eddie Gomez.


EFG London Jazz Festival 2019 - Day Nine, Saturday November 23rd 2019.

EFG London Jazz Festival 2019 - Day Nine, Saturday November 23rd 2019.

"Super Saturday". Ian Mann visits five different venues for performances by Daylight Music, Gareth Lockrane Big Band, Jean Toussaint Sextet, Whirlwind Jazz Orchestra and Ben Williams & Sound Effect


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