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  • Wed
    15
    Mar
    2017

    The Enrico Tomasso Swing Six 

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    Enrico Tomasso

    Enrico Tomasso - vocals & trumpet

    Mark Crooks -  tenor sax

    Olly Wilby -  saxes & clarinet

    Colin Good - piano

    Jerome Davies -  double bass

    John Sutton -  drums

     

    Winner of Best Trumpeter in the 2013 British Jazz Awards Enrico Tomasso brings his sextet to the club playing arranged small band swing music that will include tunes from the American John Kirby's Sextet, which was popular in 1938/42 with trumpeter Charlie Shavers, Russell Procope - sax, Buster Bailey - clarinet, Billy Kyle - piano, John Kirby - double bass & William ‘O'Neill’ Spencer - drums. They were known as "The Biggest Little Band In The Land".  'Undecided' was their huge hit proving that they could ‘Swing the Classics'.  Enrico has spent several years with The Pasadena Roof Orchestra & Ray Gelato as well as numerous other bands and top musicians and frequently tours Europe playing at concerts and top venues.