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VICKY MOROZIUK & NJO
ELLA & ELLINGTON
SUNDAY 15 MARCH 2020 : £10
AN EVENING WITH SPECIAL GUEST VOCALIST VICKY MOROZIUK.
THE Nottingham Jazz Orchestra will be joined on vocals by Vicky, and it will be an evening of classic big band numbers from the Ella Fitzgerald / Duke Ellington library.
Don't miss this splendid night of amazing music from ballads to blistering barnstormers.
Entry on the door £10
The Federation Club Claremont Road Nottingham NG5 1BH
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GREAT BIG BAND NIGHTS EVERY MONTH - FOR FULL INFORMATION OR VISIT OUR CONCERTS PAGE.
SUNDAY 19 APRIL 2020 : £10
Mike Lovatt is a UK virtuoso trumpeter, recording artist, sought after teacher and musical director who is internationally recognized for his wide ranging stylistic ability. He is Principal Trumpet of the Grammy nominated John Wilson Orchestra, the BBC Big Band, Superbrass, Andrew Cottee’s Dreamtown Orchestra and is featured as soloist on many film scores including most recently Marvel's ‘Avengers Endgame’ and the Judy Garland Bio Pic 'Judy’ and is also Lead trumpet with Seth MacFarlane’s Los Angeles based Big Band.
MIKE LOVATT - soloist and lead trumoet with the Seth MacFarlane Big Band
SUNDAY 17 MAY 2020 : £12
Matthew Ford is widely regarded as the finest big band singer in the UK, performing for 5 years with the multi-award winning Syd Lawrence Orchestra. In 2006 Matthew was voted 'Best UK Male Big Band Vocalist' and nominated alongside Jamie Cullum in the inaugural Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Awards (Best UK Male Vocalist category).
As a soloist Matthew makes regular appearances with the RTE and BBC Concert Orchestras, and has also worked with the Northern Sinfonia, City of Birmingham Symphony, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, Halle and Philharmonia Orchestras.
As a big band vocalist Matthew is always in demand, working with the BBC Big Band, Grammy nominated John Wilson Orchestra and many others including the Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Orchestra.
SUNDAY 21 JUNE 2020 : £10
Gordon is regarded as one of this country’s leading trombone players. He is currently Lead Trombone in the BBC Big Band, a position he has held since 1984.
His varied career has encompassed jazz, classical, musical theatre, film and pop. He has worked with many of the world’s leading performers including Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, Barbra Streisand, Tony Bennett, Ray Charles, Shirley Bassey and Robbie Williams.
He also played regularly with the Laurie Holloway Big Band on the Parkinson television show and is Lead Trombone of the John Wilson Orchestra.