THE ROYAL BRITISH LEGION
Tuesday 14 November / Dydd Mawrth 14 Tachwedd
MUNCH MANSHIP OCTET
(West Coast Jazz)
Tenor and alto saxophonist MUNCH MANSHIP leads a bevy of top-notch jazz musicians, all of whom are dedicated to keeping alive the cool jazz that came out of LA and San Francisco in the
1950s, epitomized by players like Shorty Rogers, Shelley Mann, Dave Pell, Bob Brookmeyer, Gerry Mulligan, Chet Baker and Paul Desmond. With superb arrangements that evoke a classic era,
the West Coast Jazz Octet features ROD MASON (baritone/tenor sax), DALE GIBSON (trumpet), KEVIN HOLBROUGH (trombone), DERRICK HARRIS (Guitar), ANDRZEJ BARANEK (keyboards),
PAUL CHAMBERLAIN (bass) and PAUL SMITH (drums).