Lizzie Cooper Band Jazz Night

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5th January 2016 - 8pm

Venue: Loughborough Town Hall

A popular evening of live jazz, covering well known favourites from Lizzie's extensive repertoire, performed in the relaxed and intimate surroundings of the Sock Gallery.

Lizzie has a warm and friendly performance style and, as well as the brilliantly talented regular musicians of Lizzie's band, an invited guest performer joins each event, adding a different musical treat each time.

Special guests we have on January 5th for our first jazz eve 2016;

John Pearce - John is a virtuoso violinist who is equally at home playing jazz or classical. He began learning the violin at the age of seven and has  performed all over Europe and Japan.

He has performed live as a soloist on BBC radio and television and has given world premieres of works by composers such as Sir Richard Rodney Bennet.

Festival performances include the Cheltenham Music Festival, the Bath Festival and the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival.

Dave Newton - Dave has been voted best British jazz pianist thirteen times. He has recorded with many famous names including Buddy de Franco, Martin Taylor and Alan Barnes. 

The singers he has accompanied include Carol Kidd, Marion Montgomery, Tina May, Annie Ross, Claire Martin and Stacey Kent. 

He is also a composer who can be heard on many television productions both in the UK and the USA.

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