THE ROYAL BRITISH LEGION
led by Neil Yates (trumpet) & Dean Masser (saxes)
This six-piece band led by NEIL YATES (trumpet) and DEAN MASSER (tenor sax) covers the life story of the late, great Freddie Hubbard, from his early days with Blue Note Records
and Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers, through to his Grammy award winning 70s period and his return to straight ahead jazz in the 80s, bringing back to life classic compositions such as Little Sunflower, Up Jumped Spring and Open Sesame. Featuring JAMIL SHERIFF (keyboards), ELLIOT ROFFE (double bass/bass guitar), FELIX NGINDU (percussion) and JOHN ARNESEN (drums).