James Pearson Trio - 100 Years of Jazz Piano
Posted on 18th Dec 2018 by John Rosie
“For poise, balance and swing they're a joy to listen to”
The James Pearson Trio
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James Pearson is a world-class pianist, composer and raconteur extraordinaire. He is the artistic director at Ronnie Scott’s Club where his trio are the house band. His fine piano playing and arrangements can be heard on over 50 albums.
Bass player Sam Burgess is a stalwart of the UK jazz scene. As well as playing on numerous film soundtracks, his driving bass lines can be heard accompanying bands of all styles.
Chris Higginbottom is one of the UK’s top drummers, and is a member of the Kyle Eastwood band and the Ronnie Scott's All
Stars. Chris lived in New York for eight years where he played with many of the biggest names in jazz.
James Pearson, with Sam Burgess on bass and Chris Higginbottom on drums, present a history of jazz piano, featuring
Oscar Peterson, Fats Waller, Jelly Roll Morton, Erroll Garner, Bill Evans and many, many more.
Date: 2:30pm, Saturday 9th February 2019
Venue: Loughton Methodist Church, 260 High Road, Loughton, Essex IG10 1RB
T: 020 8502 4701
The concert will include a tribute to the late Brian Browning, in
thanks and recognition for the most generous legacy he left to the
National Jazz Archive in his will. There will be a display of photos
Brian took at the East Side Jazz Club over the years.