Thursday 8th December 2016
£10.00 - £10.00
"Brandon Allen is arguably the most exciting tenor player in Britain today. His phrasing is unashamedly emotional, soaked in the blues tradition."- Tony Hall (JAZZWISE)
From Perth, Western Australia, saxophonist Brandon Allen has been based in London for the past 16 years. Since then, he has worked with many varied artists and groups/ensembles inc. Eric Clapton, Jools Holland, Jason Rebello, Kyle Eastwood, John Etheridge, Soweto Kinch, The BBC Big Band and many more. He also regularly hosts the Late Late Show here at Ronnie Scott’s and is the founder and director of the Highgate Jazz with Soul Festival.
Artist Website: http://brandonallen.co.uk/
“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: £10 in advance, £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.
Tell us what you think of Brandon Allen Quartet plays the music by Wayne Shorter and John Coltrane! below..