Loose Tubes at Gateshead - Part 2
Claire Martin presents the second instalment of Loose Tubes in concert at the 2015 Gateshead International Jazz Festival, plus an interview with vocalist Kurt Elling.
Claire Martin presents the second instalment of Loose Tubes in concert at the 2015 Gateshead International Jazz Festival showcasing their unique brand of hi-energy big band jazz. The band reformed last year celebrating their 30th anniversary, and their line-up reads like a who's who of the British jazz scene including Julian Arguelles (baritone sax), Iain Ballamy (alto/soprano sax), Chris Batchelor (trumpet), Martin France (drums), Ashley Slater (trombone), John Parricelli (guitar), Mark Lockheart (tenor sax) , Eddie Parker (flute), Julian Nicholas (tenor sax) and their musical director/keyboard player Django Bates. Plus an interview with Grammy Award winning vocalist Kurt Elling and a profile of his brand new album 'Passion World'.