Our regular jazz night – familiar tunes to get your toes tapping!
Andy has played alongside Rod Mason, Acker Bilk and Chris Barber. Tonight he’ll be joined by Jane Williams and Pete Mathison.
Jane Williams , originally from Cardigan in West Wales but now residing in Cardiff , has been singing since she was 15 and performing on stage, radio and with bands in Welsh and English . She sings and plays the ukulele and piano in – Omega Two with Pete Mathison guitarist with Ray Davies in 90’s and Wee Small Hours Duo – with pianist Gareth Hall .She is very much in demand as a jazz singer for The Keith Little Trio and The Rhythm Aces and the Jane Wiliams Quintet with Andy Leggett. She was recently performing on Van Morrison’s album – Roll with the Punches released September
Pete Mathison moved to Wales to join Jump Blues Pioneers, Red Beans and Rice. It was this line up that recorded the legendary album “Live at the Dublin Castle” and “RnB Jambouree” they toured extensively in Europe. Pete became an ‘In demand’ session musician in London, he went on to record and tour with Ray Davies of the Kinks for many years. Pete has also played with Paul Weller and is currently the lead guitarist for the Bella Collins Band.
Great tunes played with huge skill and plenty of laughs. Join friends and neighbours for a fun evening. Donations in the hat please