SAM CROCKATT QUARTET are at FRINGE JAZZ at THE BRISTOL FRINGE Clifton Village on Wednesday 2nd May at 8PM. Tickets £10.
Award winning saxophonist SAM CROCKATT makes his FRINGE JAZZ debut as bandleader with a superb quartet line-up including, keyboard wizard Dan Moore the marvellous bass player Riaan Vosloo and Sam's fellow Loop Collective associate Dave Smith on drums. Both Riaan and Dan are well known to the Fringe Jazz audience and Dave is rated as one the UK's most exciting drummers. He has a huge range of experience and is currently the drummer in Robert Plant's 'Sensational Space Shifters', Jim Hart's 'Cloudmakers' and Pete Wareham's 'Melt Yourself Down ' He has also played and toured with Mark Lockhart, Paul Booth, Niki Iles, and many more.
Crockatt is one of the UK's leading saxophonist and has recorded three excellent albums on Whirlwind Records - ‘Howeird’(Album of the Year, Parliamentary Jazz Awards), ‘Flood Tide’ and ‘Mells Bells’,
This is Sam's third visit to the club this year and anybody who saw him play at the superb Andrew Bain Quintet gig in January or and last month's John Laws Re-Creations will not want to miss this gig.
'Haunting Lyricism' - ★★★★ John Fordham, the Guardian
“Performances full of power and invention, delivered with precision, poise, and grace" - Helen Mayhew, Jazz FM.
FRINGE JAZZ every Wednesday at 8PM at THE BRISTOL FRINGE, 32 Princess Victoria Street, Clifton Village, Bristol BS8 4BZ.