Mumbles RETRO weekend - Oystermouth Castle
2 - 4 June

Swansea Jazz Club at The Garage, Uplands

Swansea International Jazz Festival presents HOOP, a world-class seven-piece line-up reminiscent of the funk/rock fusion jazz era.

Tom Walsh – Trumpet

Nichol Thomson – Trombone

Paul Booth – Tenor Sax and Bass Clarinet

Chris Allard – Guitar

Ross Stanley – Keyboards

Laurence Cottle – Electric Bass

Ian Thomas – Drums

Paul Booth has curated a new project, ‘Secret Sessions’, which is an outlet for new music that is created, played and ultimately recorded by grouping like-minded artists and friends together.

It works like this… Paul carefully selects highly talented musicians who turn up to the recording studio, only knowing the instrumentation of the music but not knowing who they will be playing with. The result is a dynamic cocktail of spontaneous, exciting and highly rewarding music.

‘Hoop’ is the second creation in the ‘Secret Sessions’ series, recorded in 2019 with compositions by Tom Walsh, Nichol Thomson, Chris Allard and Paul Booth.

Swansea International Jazz Festival is presented by Swansea Council in association with Swansea Jazz Club.

Book a VIP ticket for discounted prices on all Swansea Jazz Festival events; £90 for all six concerts, a saving of £37, plus priority seating!
VIP ticket available via Swansea Grand Theatre Box Office, phone 01792 475715 or call in. 5% booking fee on all bookings.
15 Jun 2023
The Garage
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