BRECON JAZZ CLUB, presents the BRECON JAZZ FESTIVAL
'Guildhall Jazz Programme' on Sunday 9th August 2015.
Featuring the 'JAZZ GUITAR’, and much more - all in one venue, Brecon’s Guildhall Theatre.
A venue 'stroller ticket' is avialable again this year
giving entry to all four performances on Sunday 9th August at a preferential
one off ticket price.
12.15 – 13.40: 'MAJOR SWING': (from Brittany) with guest Remi Harris -
"Tribute to Django and ‘Hot Club de Paris". TICKETS HERE £14 (+SBF)
Philippe Cann - guitar & vocals / Jean Guyomarc’h - guitar / Yurie Hu - violin / Ashley-john Long- double bass / Remi Harris - guest guitar A Celtic Jazz/Swing collaboration in association with Jazz Châteauneuf-du-Faou and Jazz Kreiz Breizh of Brittany.
Promoters: CaféJazz and Brecon Jazz Club.
15.30 – 16.45: 'MARTIN TAYLOR'- Solo, in concert - TICKETS HERE £18 (+SBF)
Widely considered to be the world’s foremost exponent of solo jazz and fingerstyle guitar playing, virtuoso Martin Taylor possesses an inimitable style that has earned him global acclaim from musicians, fans and critics alike. An honorary life member of Brecon Jazz Club, he brings humour and emotion in this special solo return concert.
Promoters: Brecon Jazz Club and North Wales Jazz.
18.15 – 17.45: 'CARTWRIGHT RAYNER & FRIENDS' - A Tribute to Wes Montgommery & Emiiy Remler TICKETS HERE £12 (+SBF)
Promoted Deirdre Cartwright – guitars / Alison Rayner – double bass / Greg Evans - drums / Tom Ollendorff - guitar / Will Barnes - guitar This highly talented ensemble led by Deirdre Cartwright, includes Wales’ talents Will Barnes and Tom Ollendorff, (on guest guitars) and invokes the spirit of two of the greatest jazz guitarists and musicians of the 1960s-80s in a style of hard-swinging lyricism fused with Brazilian and intricate bop forms that remains a major influence in jazz today.
Promoters: Jazz Heritage Wales and Brecon Jazz Club.