Part of the Late Late Show DRUM SERIES and the Alex Garnett presents series.
Shane forbes – Drums
Patrick Cornelius –Saxophones
Rick Simpson – Fender Rhodes
Michael Janisch – Bass
Shane Forbes is currently co-leader/founder of the award winning group EMPIRICAL who have been a force for representing UK jazz for over a decade. Empirical are currently touring the UK and will be releasing another album later in 2019.Shane also runs a collaboration known as “wave”. Tonight’s ensemble includes award-winning USA alto saxophonist-composer Patrick Cornelius who has emerged as a dynamic new voice on jazz scene today. Also in the mix American tour de force Michael Janisch and Uk pianist Rick Simpson
“We haven't had anything like this in New York for over twenty years". Wynton Marsalis
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.
MONDAY - THURSDAY 11pm-3am
FRIDAY - SATURDAY 1am-3am
ENTRY ON THE DOOR OR PREBOOKING MON-THURS
£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.