18th & 19th December
Nov 20th: Mark Fletcher (drs), Freddie Gavita (tpt), Paul Stacey (gtr), Laurence Cottle (bs)
Nov 21st: Mark Fletcher (drs), Mornington Lockett (sax), Paul Stacey (gtr), Laurence Cottle (bs)“We haven't had anything like this in New York for over twenty years". Wynton Marsalis
The Ronnie Scott's Late Late Show!
MONDAY - THURSDAY 11pm-3am
FRIDAY - SATURDAY 1am-3am
ENTRY ON THE DOOR (NO PREBOOKING)
£12 on the door, £6 Students (with ID), FREE entry to MU, Club members and main show ticket holders
In 1959, saxophonist Ronnie Scott opened the door to a small basement club in London’s west end where local musicians could jam. Today, it is one of the world’s most famous jazz clubs attracting packed houses and the biggest names in jazz and popular music and Ronnie Scott’s welcoming, stylish setting is also home to London’s coolest late night hang.
Each night Monday to Saturday, after the main act, Ronnie Scott’s presents the Late Late Show, where some of the UK’s finest jazz talents take to the stage for a late night blowing session.
QUOTE'S ABOUT FLETCH!
Joe Zawinul: "I wanna play with you".
Steve Cropper: "You got a mighty fine band".
Chris 'Daddy’ Dave: "You killin’ it man".
Bernard Purdie: "THAT's a GROOVE"
Elvin Jones: "I was listening...you sounding goooood".
Elton Dean: "Best 'winger' in the business".
Peter King: "He plays the shit out of everything".
Michel LeGrand: "I love playing with you".
Carmen Bradford "Pack up your stuff...you're coming to L.A. with me".
James Moody: "Swings ya into bad health”.
Cedar Walton: "You got a passport"?!
Mark Murphy: "Perfect for singers...you can play like a whisper and roar with the best of em”.
Johnnie Griffin "You Mutha Fuckers can really play".