Simon Spillett and the Paul Edis Trio 03/05/2019
Described by the late Humphrey Lyttelton as "formidable," saxophonist Simon Spillett has won several awards for his music, including the tenor saxophone category of the British Jazz Awards (2011), Jazz Journal magazine's Critic's Choice CD of the Year (2009) Rising Star in the BBC Jazz Awards (2007) and most recently the Services to British Jazz in the 2016 British Jazz Awards. He has worked with Sir John Dankworth, Stan Tracey, Peter King and The Ronnie Scott's Jazz Orchestra. His festival, concert and club appearances across the UK have included sold-out gigs at Ronnie Scott's and the Brecon Jazz Festival and he has broadcast on BBC Radio 3's Jazz-Line Up with his own band.
For this concert he is joined by the Paul Edis Trio – with Paul Edis (piano) Andy Champion (bass) and Abbie Finn (drums).