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Alan Broadbent and the Mark Nightingale Big Band, plus Dee Dee Bridgewater

Claire Martin presents music performed by pianist, composer and arranger Alan Broadbent with the Mark Nightingale Big Band and a short set from vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater.

Claire Martin presents music from Grammy award-winning pianist, composer and arranger Alan Broadbent with the Mark Nightingale Big Band recorded at Watermill Jazz in Dorking as part of the club's 20th anniversary celebrations. The band perform music written by Broadbent who has worked with some of the biggest names in music including Woody Herman, Paul McCartney, Nelson Riddle, Diana Krall, Johnny Mandel and a long association with the late Charlie Haden.

Trombonist and big band leader Mark Nightingale is an established face on the British Jazz scene and for this special concert his band include Andy Panayi and Jamie Talbot - alto saxes, Ben Castle & Sammy Mayne - tenor saxes, Martin Williams - baritone sax, Simon Gardner, Andy Greenwood, Tom Walsh, Martin Shaw - trumpets, Alistair White, Trevor Mires, Adrian Halliwell - trombones, Sam Burgess - double bass, Ian Thomas - drums and Alan Broadbent on piano.

Plus a short set by vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater performing on the Jazz Line-Up stage at the 2014 London Jazz Festival.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Last on

Sat 27 Dec 2014 18:00

Music Played

  • BBC Recording, recorded at the Watermill Jazz Club, November 2014

    • Alan Broadbent, Mark Nightingale Big Band

      Woody 'n' Me

  • BBC Recording, recorded at the London Jazz Festival 2014

    • Dee Dee Bridgewater, Michael King

      Foggy Day

  • John Medeski, John Scofield, Bill Martin, Chris Wood

    Louis The Shoplifter

    • Juice.
    • Okeh Records 888750 05012.
  • Steve Lodder

    Cranborne Chase

    • Tied Up With Strings.
    • Sospiro Noir SOSSL100214.
  • Abdullah Ibrahim

    Children Dance

    • The Song Is My Story.
    • Intuition Records INT 3442 2.
  • Erik Truffaz

    Siegfried

    • Erik Truffaz – Revisite, 5 Albums Originaux.
    • Warner Music 5054196 229559.
  • BBC Recording, recorded at the Watermill Jazz Club, November 2014

    • Alan Broadbent, Mark Nightingale Big Band

      Journey Home

    • Alan Broadbent, Mark Nightingale Big Band

      Woody 'n' Me

    • Alan Broadbent, Mark Nightingale Big Band

      Long White Cloud

    • Alan Broadbent, Mark Nightingale Big Band

      Mendocino Nights

    • Alan Broadbent, Mark Nightingale Big Band

      Sonny's Step

  • Blossom Dearie

    Sweet Georgie Fame

    • That's Just the Way I Want To Be.
    • Fontana UCCM 9276.
  • BBC Recording, recorded at the London Jazz Festival 2014

    • Dee Dee Bridgewater, Michael King

      Foggy Day

    • Dee Dee Bridgewater, Michael King

      Save Your Love For Me

  • Mads Mathias

    Free Falling

    • Free Falling.
    • Calibrated CALI 125.

PHOTO CREDIT

Photos taken at the Watermill Jazz Club, courtesy of Jon Frost

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